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  1. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN report on North Korea a glimpse into a nightmare state

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 11:03pm

    ... Report on North Korea by UN rights panel portrays world of torture, murder and all-pervasive fear Welcome to hell Torture, deliberate starvation and other abuses carried out by North ... on political, religious, racial and gender grounds, the forcible transfer of populations, the enforced disappearance of persons and the inhumane act of knowingly causing prolonged starvation," said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1430391/un-report-north-korea-glimpse-nightmare-state
  2. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    US hopeful of high-level UN debate on North Korean rights

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:13am by AP

    ... of systematic executions, torture, rape and mass starvation inflicted by the Pyongyang government were laid out in a report issued by a UN commission of inquiry last month. The commission, led ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1449609/us-hopeful-high-level-un-debate-north-korean-rights
  3. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Beijing will fight proposed UN court action over North Korean abuses

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 11:06pm by AFP

    ... rights situation in one country." The panel's 372-page report is a wide-ranging indictment of North Korea for policies ranging from deliberate starvation and torture in political prison ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1429874/beijing-will-fight-proposed-un-court-action-over-north-korean-abuses
  4. News - Asia - HUMAN RIGHTS

    North Korea should face ICC over crimes against humanity, says UN probe

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:02pm by AFP

    ... of populations, the enforced disappearance of persons and the inhumane act of knowingly causing prolonged starvation,” the report said. It condemned a system of throwing generations of the same family ... have been killing people through starvation while they are living well.” Abductions ‘unique’ in scale North Koreans’ daily lives were marked by constant “surveillance, coercion, fear ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1429621/un-panel-set-expose-north-korea-war-crimes-and-bring-cases-hague-report
  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN inquiry told of prison camp 'atrocities' in North Korea

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 11:22am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Geneva Evidence from exiles of abuse and starvation remind investigator of Nazis UN told of prison camp 'atrocities' A UN-mandated investigator has ... suffered through childhoods of starvation and unspeakable atrocities as a product of the 'guilt by association' practice, punishing other generations for a family member's perceived ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1312168/un-probe-exposes-shocking-north-korean-rights-abuses
  6. News - Hong Kong - DIPLOMACY

    Hong Kong missionary held in North Korea ‘left Christian pamphlets in temple’

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 10:42am by Agence France-Presse

    ... report, headed by an Australian former judge, outlined a litany of crimes against humanity in North Korea, including mass murder, enslavement and starvation. North Korea refused to cooperate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1431591/hong-kong-missionary-held-north-korea-left-christian-pamphlets-temple
  7. News - Hong Kong - DIPLOMACY

    Wife of Hong Kong missionary feared detained in North Korea appeals for government help

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 03:38pm by Christy Choi

    ... himself- should face international justice for ordering systematic torture, starvation and killings comparable to Nazi-era atrocities. "With the UN report and all, it's a tricky time, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1431101/wife-hong-kong-missionary-feared-detained-north-korea-appeals
  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea atrocities exposed, but experts sceptical on international action

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 12:32pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... supplementing starvation rations with anything they could catch, including snakes, salamanders and rats. ‘My heart still aches’ Family contacts managed to get Kim released in 1979. In 2001, she bribed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1430198/north-korea-atrocities-exposed-experts-sceptical-international-action
  9. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    ‘Rape and torture’ in growing North Korea prison camp revealed by former guard

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 01:51pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... inmates said detainees were subject to forced labour- usually for between 10 to 12 hours a day on near-starvation rations with a strict production target. “Often we did not meet our targets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1373622/rape-and-torture-growing-north-korea-prison-camp-revealed-former-guard
  10. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea fashion is trendy and in style, says Elle magazine

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 05:23pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Twitter user asked. “Elle published an article on ‘North Korea Chic?’ The same country rife with torture and starvation?” “Would Elle…have done ‘Nazi Chic’ as well?” another commentator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1361163/north-korea-fashion-trendy-and-style-says-elle-magazine

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