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North Korea: Elderly prisoner's life at risk in North Korea: Jeong Sang-un

By Amnesty International, , Index number: ASA 24/006/2010

An 84-year-old man, Jeong Sang-un, is believed to be detained in a political prison camp in North Korea after he was forcibly returned by the Chinese authorities. On his return, he was known to be in poor health. Given his advanced age and the harsh conditions in the prison camp, Jeong Sang-un's life is at risk.

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