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South Korea must immediately release all conscientious ...
15 May 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 25/006/2011. Date: 15 May 2011. South Korea must immediately ...

Public Statement       ASA 25/006/2011

South Korea: Trade unionist risks forced deportation: Further ...
4 April 2011

On 17 and 29 March 2011 the Korean Immigration Service denied visa status for Michel Catuira, President of the Seoul-Gyeonggi-Incheon Migrants' ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/005/2011

South Korea: Open Letter: Korean Immigration Service must ...
23 March 2011

In this open letter Amnesty International expresses its concern that Michel Catuira, Filipino national and President of the Seoul-Gyeonggi-Incheon Migrants ...

Open Letter       ASA 25/004/2011

South Korea: Further information: Trade unionist still at risk of ...
9 March 2011

On 2 March the Seoul 12th Administrative Court issued a temporary injunction against the forcible deportation of Michel Catuira, President of the Seoul ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/003/2011

South Korean government must not deport migrants' trade ...
2 March 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 25/002/2011. 2 March 2011. South Korean government ...

Public Statement       ASA 25/002/2011

Eight South Koreans convicted for breaching National Security ...
24 February 2011

The members of the Socialist Workers League, a small association that espouses socialism, were found guilty of "propagating or instigating a rebellion ...

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Amnesty International | Eight South Koreans convicted for ...
24 February 2011

Amnesty International has condemned the conviction of eight members of the Socialist Workers League (SWL), a small association that espouses ...

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South Korea: Trade unionist at risk of forced deportation ...
18 February 2011

Michel Catuira, President of the Seoul-Gyeonggi-Incheon Migrants' Trade Union (MTU) in South Korea is at risk of being deported. The Korea Immigration ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/001/2011

Amnesty International | South Korean rights defenders ...
24 January 2011

Amnesty International has condemned the conviction of two South Korean human rights defenders for peacefully protesting in support of families whose ...

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South Korea: National Security Law must be abolished or ...
1 December 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 25/004/2010. 1 December 2010. South Korea: National ...

Public Statement       ASA 25/004/2010