North Korea

Human Rights in Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 19th ...
17 April 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/012/2014

North Korea: The international community has given ...
31 March 2014

In this statement Amnesty International expresses concerns about human rights violations in the political prison camps including extrajudicial executions ...

Document       ASA 24/004/2014

North Korea: UN vote a positive step to end crimes against ...
28 March 2014

A key UN vote has sent a clear message to the North Korean government that those responsible for crimes against humanity must face justice, said Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | North Korea: UN vote a positive step to ...
28 March 2014

A key UN vote has sent a clear message to the North Korean government that those responsible for crimes against humanity must face justice, said Amnesty ...

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North Korea: The Human Rights Council must take action to ...
3 March 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the report of the Commission of Inquiry on human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The report presents ...

Document       ASA 24/003/2014

North Korea: UN Security Council must act on crimes against ...
17 February 2014

The United Nations Security Council must increase pressure on North Korea to address the horrific human rights situation in the country, Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | North Korea: UN Security Council must ...
17 February 2014

The United Nations Security Council must increase pressure on North Korea to address the horrific human rights situation in the country, Amnesty ...

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New satellite images show scale of North Korea's repressive ...
5 December 2013

North Korea's vast infrastructure of repression is further exposed in new satellite images showing the on-going development of two of the country's largest ...

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North Korea: New satellite images show continued investment ...
5 December 2013

In October 2013, Amnesty International commissioned analysis of satellite images of political prison camp (kwanliso) 15 at Yodok in South Hamgyong ...

Report       ASA 24/010/2013

Amnesty International | New satellite images show scale of ...
5 December 2013

North Korea's vast infrastructure of repression is further exposed in new satellite images showing the on-going development of two of the country's largest ...

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