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North Korea Human Rights Abuses

North Korea Responds To Human Rights Report With Homophobic Rant

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 04.23.2014 | World

North Korean state media answered a damning United Nations report on the country's human rights record by issuing a homophobic attack on the UN's lead...

UN Issues Damning Report On North Korea

Reuters | Posted 04.19.2014 | World

GENEVA, Feb 17(Reuters) - United Nations human rights investigators on Monday issued a damning report cataloguing massive human rights violations in...

UN: North Korea Won't Cooperate With Human Rights Probe

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 11.17.2013 | World

GENEVA — The head of a U.N. human rights probe says he can't get answers from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un regarding harrowing testimony from...

UN Tries To Pressure NKorea After Defectors' Chilling Testimonies

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Testimony by North Korean defectors at U.N. hearings this week in Seoul has produced chilling accounts of systematic rape, ...

Defectors Give Harrowing Account Of Life In NKorean Prison Camps

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

By Ju-min Park and Michelle Kim SEOUL, Aug 20 (Reuters) - Public executions and torture are daily occurrences in North Korea's prisons...

NKorea: NSA Leaks Prove That U.S. Is 'Kingpin Of Human Rights Abuses'

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea rushed to the defense of American civil liberties on Tuesday, saying revelations of mass surveillance operations showed ...