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Republic of Korea: Prisoners of Conscience: Silenced for ...
4 December 2002

This report describes illustrative cases of political activists who have been imprisoned under the National Security Law (NSL) in the Republic of Korea ...

Report       ASA 25/001/2002

Republic of Korea: commute death sentences
29 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 25/010/2002 (Public). News Service No: 220. 29 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 25/010/2002

ROK: Presidential candidates should pledge their commitment ...
6 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 25/008/2002 (Public). News Service No: 198. 5 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 25/008/2002

ROK: Amnesty International calls for thorough investigation ...
6 November 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 25/009/2002 (Public). News Service No: 200. 6 November 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 25/009/2002

Republic of Korea (South Korea): Summary of Concerns and ...
6 November 2002

Presidential elections will take place in the Republic of Korea (South Korea) on 19 December 2002. This report highlights 12 areas of particular concern ...

Report       ASA 25/007/2002

The Wire, May 2002. Vol. 32, No.4.
30 April 2002

1.) China fails its workers: workers' rights eroded as widespread labour unrest is repressed; 2.) Colombian human rights crisis deepens; 3.) Racist torture ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2002

South Korea: Making the National Human Rights Commission ...
23 April 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 25/004/2002 (Public). News Service No: 73. 24 April 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 25/004/2002

South Korea: Prevention of Terrorism Bill does not safeguard ...
23 April 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Media Advisory. AI Index: ASA 25/005/2002 (Public). News Service No: 73. 24 April 2002. South ...

Press Release       ASA 25/005/2002

Republic of Korea (South Korea): Terrorism Prevention Bill ...
10 April 2002

A Terrorism Prevention Bill is expected to be discussed and put to vote in South Korea's National Assembly in April 2002. The proposed Act has raised ...

Report       ASA 25/003/2002

Republic of Korea (South Korea): Amnesty International's ...
31 March 2002

The National Human Rights Commission Act was passed by the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea (South Korea hereafter) in May 2001. In ...

Report       ASA 25/002/2002