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Further information on UA 78/94 (ASA 25/12/94, 1 March; and ...
14 April 1994

Three more members of the singing troupe Heemangsae were arrested on 15 April by plainclothes police who also confiscated books and music tapes ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/019/1994

South Korea: Further information on detained publishers
10 April 1994

Kim Byong-hak, managing director of Ilbit Publishing Company, was released without charge on 18 March after questioning. The other two men, Lee ...

Report       ASA 25/018/1994

South Korea: Appeal for the release of three publishers
5 April 1994

AI is calling for the release of three publishers arrested in March 1994 under national security legislation. Kim Yon-in is the owner of Heem Publishing ...

Report       ASA 25/017/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

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Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

1. Burundi: Thousands killed in ethnic violence; 2. Haiti: Fear for the safety of the inhabitants of Raboteau and Cite Soleil; 3. Three AI appeal cases ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

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Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News Service 61/94
28 March 1994

1. Morocco: AI visit to develop membership in Morocco; 2. South Korea: Arrests of left-wing activists.

Report       NWS 11/061/1994

Further information on UA 78/94 (ASA 25/12/94, 1 March; and ...
27 March 1994

Hwang Seung-hyun, Jang Gee-bum, Kim Mee-kyung and Lee Kwon-seop were released after questioning by police about the activities of the singing ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/016/1994

Further information on UA 78/94 (ASA 25/12/94, 1 March) ...
25 March 1994

Another six members and supporters of the singing troupe Heemangsaw were reportedly arrested on 24 March 1994 in Seoul after participating in a ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/014/1994

South Korea: Human rights violations continue under the new ...
9 March 1994

Following a year of close monitoring of the human rights situation uner the government of President Kim Young-sam, AI has concluded that it has not ...

Report       ASA 25/008/1994