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Amnesty International News, February 1994. Vol.24, No.2.
1 February 1994


Newsletter       NWS 21/002/1994

Amnesty International News Service 12/94
21 January 1994

1. Greece: Amnesty International welcomes the abolition of the death penalty. 2. Turkey: AI fears for the safety of Iranian and Iraqi refugees and asylum ...

Report       NWS 11/012/1994

South Korea: Journalist Choi Chin-sop, prisoner of conscience
1 January 1994

AI is calling for the immediate and unconditional release of 33-year-old journalist Choi Chin-sop who is serving a three-year prison term on charges ...

Report       ASA 25/005/1994

South Korea: Prisoner of conscience Lee Kun-hee
1 January 1994

AI is calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Lee Kun-hee, a 27-year-old Democratic Party Worker who is serving a three-year prison ...

Report       ASA 25/006/1994

South Korea: The case of Son Pyong-son
1 January 1994

Son Pyong-son, a 53-year-old former politician is now serving life imprisonment in South Korea on charges of joining an "anti-state" organization and ...

Report       ASA 25/007/1994

Amnesty International News Service 162/93
7 December 1993

1. Lebanon: Update on the cases of Zachary Baumel, Zvi Feldman and Yehuda Katz, three Israeli soldiers missing in Lebanon since June 1982. 2. Sudan ...

Report       NWS 11/162/1993

South Korea: Prisoners of conscience held for over 40 years
1 December 1993

AI is calling for the immediate and unconditional release of Ahn Hak-sop and Kim Sun-myung, two prisoners held since the Korean War (1950-1953) ...

Report       ASA 25/041/1993

South Korea: Threat of imminent executions
1 December 1993

AI is concerned that executions may take place again in South Korea in the coming week. In recent years, several prisoners under sentence of death ...

Report       ASA 25/042/1993

Amnesty International News Service 156/93
24 November 1993

1. South Korea: AI delegates return from visit with new evidence of violations.

Report       NWS 11/156/1993

Further information on UA 137/93 (ASA 25/17/93, 27 April; and ...
27 October 1993

On 25 October 1993 Hwang Suk-yong was sentenced to eight years' imprisonment by Seoul District Criminal Court. He was sentenced under the ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/040/1993