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VIDEO: UN Report on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korea

Written by Lee Yoo Eun On 18 February 2014 @ 20:07 pm | No Comments

In East Asia, English, Human Rights, Humanitarian Response, Korean, LANGUAGES, North Korea, Quick Reads, Refugees, TOPICS, TYPE, WORLD

Horrible stories about North Korea is nothing new. But this may be one of the most extensive reports worth-reading on the country's abysmal human rights condition. A new report [1] by a UN Commission of Inquiry reveals unspeakable crimes against humanity carried out by the North Korean regime against its own people which include systematic murder, torture, rape, forced abortions, deliberate starvation, and even infanticide. The Human Rights Watch post a short video version of the report [2] on its Youtube channel and it seems rapidly gaining traction. 

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[1] A new report: http://www.ohchr.org/EN/HRBodies/HRC/CoIDPRK/Pages/ReportoftheCommissionofInquiryDPRK.aspx

[2] post a short video version of the report: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZby_vxrJ0Q

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