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Further information on UA 237/94 (ASA 25/23/94, 17 June) ...
23 November 1994

On 17 November the prosecution asked for a death sentence to be imposed on prisoner of conscience Ahn Jae-ku, currently on trial before Seoul District ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/034/1994

Amnesty International News Service 261/94
16 November 1994

1. South Korea: Renewed call for release of prisoner of conscience following former South Korean intelligence official's revelations.

Report       NWS 11/261/1994

South Korea: New appeal for the release of Kim Sam-sok
1 November 1994

Amnesty International is renewing its calls for the release of Kim Sam-sok, an anti-nuclear and peace activist, following allegations that his conviction ...

Report       ASA 25/030/1994

UA 370/94 - South Korea: executions / fear of further ...
6 October 1994

The execution of the 15 people named above on 6 October 1994 has raised fears that others on death row in South Korea may have their sentences ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/029/1994

Amnesty International News Service 233/94
6 October 1994

1. Amnesty International delegation visits South Korea. 2. Philippines: death penalty - at least seven people sentenced to death in six months. 3. Haiti ...

Report       NWS 11/233/1994

South Korea: Unfair trial concern: long-term prisoner Lee Hon ...
31 August 1994

AI is calling on the South Korean Government to review the case of Lee Hon-chi, who has been in prison since 1981 on charges of espionage. AI is ...

Report       ASA 25/028/1994

Amnesty International News Service 188/94
17 August 1994

1. South Korea: New arrests in clampdown on freedom of expression. 2. Amnesty International participates in forum reviewing Trinidad & Tobago's ...

Report       NWS 11/188/1994

South Korea: Appeal for the release of Lee Chang-bok and ...
16 August 1994

AI is calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Lee Chang-bok and Hwang In-sung, chairman and executive committee member of the dissident ...

Report       ASA 25/027/1994

South Korea: Professors targeted in latest National Security ...
9 August 1994

Nine professors from Kyongsang University in Chinju city face prosecution and imprisonment under national security legislation for writing a textbook ...

Report       ASA 25/026/1994

Coree Du Sud: Des professeurs victimes de la derniere vague ...
9 August 1994

Coree Du Sud: Des professeurs victimes de la derniere vague de repression en vertu de la loi sur la securite nationale

Report       ASA 25/026/1994