North Korea

Human Rights in Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Amnesty International urges members of the General ...
18 November 2009

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 18 November 2009. AI Index: IOR 41/031/2009. Amnesty International ...

Document       IOR 41/031/2009

Suggested recommendations to states considered in the sixth ...
1 October 2009

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of each of fifteen countries to be considered in the Universal ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2009

North Korea: South Korean national Mr Yu X released ...
13 August 2009

North Korean authorities released South Korean national Yu X ( his full name is deleted for safety reasons) on 13 August 2009, after nearly five months ...

Urgent Action       ASA 24/010/2009

Corea del Norte: El Derecho a la alimentación y la ...
2 August 2009

Corea del Norte: El Derecho a la alimentación y la observación de los derechos humanos.

Document       ASA 24/001/2009

North Korea: Torture, death penalty and abductions ...
2 August 2009

Approximately 200000 people are held in detention facilities in North Korea. Many are subjected to torture and other ill-treatment such as hard labour ...

Document       ASA 24/003/2009

Corea del Norte: Libertad de circulación, opinión y expresión.
2 August 2009

Corea del Norte: Libertad de circulación, opinión y expresión.

Document       ASA 24/002/2009

North Korea: The right to food and monitoring human rights ...
2 August 2009

North Korea: The right to food and monitoring human rights [Information sheet]

Document       ASA 24/001/2009

North Korea: The right to food and monitoring human rights ...
2 August 2009

Nearly a million people have died because of acute food shortages since the mid-1990s, and millions more, especially children and the elderly, suffer ...

Document       ASA 24/001/2009

Corea del Norte: Tortura, pena de muerte y secuestros.
2 August 2009

Corea del Norte: Tortura, pena de muerte y secuestros.

Document       ASA 24/003/2009

North Korea: Freedom of movement, opinion and expression ...
2 August 2009

Thousands of North Koreans illegally cross the border into China every year. If caught by the Chinese authorities and forcibly returned, they face detention ...

Document       ASA 24/002/2009