Human Rights in North Korea: Addressing the Challenges

  • Roberta Cohen
Part of the Asan-Palgrave Macmillan Series book series (APMS)

Abstract

Over the past decade, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and United Nations human rights bodies have brought to world attention egregious human rights violations in the DPRK. The information has largely been based on the testimonies of North Koreans who since the late 1990s have fled to South Korea and other countries. Combined with satellite imaging, NGO reports have confirmed the existence of an extensive system of prison labor camps as well as many other serious infringements of civil, political, economic and social rights that the North Korean government continues to deny.

Keywords

Tate Indonesia Concession 

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