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South Korea: Repeal or fundamentally reform the National ...
28 November 2008

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 28 November 2008. AI Index No: ASA 25/011/2008. South Korea: Repeal ...

Document       ASA 25/011/2008

South Korea: Policing the Candlelight Protests in South Korea
6 October 2008

South Korea: Policing the Candlelight Protests in South Korea

Report       ASA 25/008/2008

Amnesty International | South Korea: Improve policing ...
6 October 2008

South Korean police used excessive force in some instances against demonstrators protesting earlier this year against the government's decision ...

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Republic of Korea (South Korea): Government must respect ...
12 September 2008

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 12 September 2008. AI Index No: ASA 25/009/2008. Republic of Korea ...

Document       ASA 25/009/2008

UN Human Rights Council Eighth Session, 2-18 June 2008 ...
18 July 2008

The statements in this document were made during the eighth main session of the Human Rights Council that took place from 2 to 18 June 2008.

Report       IOR 41/034/2008

Oral statement on the outcome on the Republic of Korea ...
12 June 2008

Amnesty International welcomes the calls on the government to abolish the death penalty; to amend or abolish the National Security Law, and to ratify ...

Document       IOR 41/027/2008

South Korea: On-going Crackdown against Migrant's Trade ...
8 May 2008

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 25/004/2008 (Public). Date: 08 May 2008. South Korea ...

Document       ASA 25/004/2008

Compilation of recommendations to the countries under ...
1 May 2008

This document contains recommendations made during the interactive dialogue in the UPR Working Group with Benin, France, Ghana, Guatemala, Japan ...

Document       IOR 41/042/2008

The death penalty worldwide developments in 2007
15 April 2008

In 2007 the world continued to move closer to the universal abolition of the capital punishment. A historical landmark is the resolution on a moratorium ...

Report       ACT 50/002/2008

South Korea: Open Letter to the President of South Korea
5 March 2008

In this open letter to the newly elected President of the Republic of Korea, Amnesty International draws attention to key concerns regarding human rights ...

Document       ASA 25/003/2008