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Time for world to work together over North Korea atrocities

By Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International.  The resounding victory for Kim Jong-un in North Korea’s parliamentary elections this past week reflects the  “absolute support” of people in the country, according to state media. However, it’s doubtful such support … Continue reading

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UN ramps up scrutiny of North Korea’s catastrophic human rights record

By Evan Ritli of Amnesty International Australia Given North Korea’s catastrophic human rights record it is hardly surprising that the United Nations has established a Commission of Inquiry whilst a Special Rapporteur continues to analyse the country’s human rights situation. … Continue reading

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