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South Korea: Further information on detained publishers
10 April 1994

Kim Byong-hak, managing director of Ilbit Publishing Company, was released without charge on 18 March after questioning. The other two men, Lee ...

Report       ASA 25/018/1994

South Korea: Appeal for the release of three publishers
5 April 1994

AI is calling for the release of three publishers arrested in March 1994 under national security legislation. Kim Yon-in is the owner of Heem Publishing ...

Report       ASA 25/017/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

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Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

1. Burundi: Thousands killed in ethnic violence; 2. Haiti: Fear for the safety of the inhabitants of Raboteau and Cite Soleil; 3. Three AI appeal cases ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News, April 1994. Vol.24, No.4.
31 March 1994

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Newsletter       NWS 21/004/1994

Amnesty International News Service 61/94
28 March 1994

1. Morocco: AI visit to develop membership in Morocco; 2. South Korea: Arrests of left-wing activists.

Report       NWS 11/061/1994

Further information on UA 78/94 (ASA 25/12/94, 1 March; and ...
27 March 1994

Hwang Seung-hyun, Jang Gee-bum, Kim Mee-kyung and Lee Kwon-seop were released after questioning by police about the activities of the singing ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/016/1994

Further information on UA 78/94 (ASA 25/12/94, 1 March) ...
25 March 1994

Another six members and supporters of the singing troupe Heemangsaw were reportedly arrested on 24 March 1994 in Seoul after participating in a ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/014/1994

South Korea: Human rights violations continue under the new ...
9 March 1994

Following a year of close monitoring of the human rights situation uner the government of President Kim Young-sam, AI has concluded that it has not ...

Report       ASA 25/008/1994

Further information on UA 330/93 (ASA 25/35/93, 17 ...
8 March 1994

On 28 February 1994 Kim Sam-sok was sentenced to seven years' imprisonment under the National Security Law and Kim Un-ju was released ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/013/1994