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Americas Armed Conflict

Peru: Eight years of “disappearances”

Amnesty International’s (AI) concern about the high number of “disappearances” which occur in Peru are described in this report. More cases of “disappearance” in Peru have been reported to the United Working Group on Enforced or Involuntar Disappearances than from...
East Asia Detention

South Korea: Detention of Pomminnyon Members

Cho Song-woo, Lee Hae-hak, Lee Chang-bok and Kim Hi-taek are all serving prison sentences of between 18 months and two years on charges of making illegal contact with North Koreans and attempting to establish an anti- state organization (Pomminnyon). Cho Song-woo, Lee Chang-bok and Lee Hae- hak...