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“Unspeakable atrocities” reported by the UN Inquiry into the Human Rights Situation in North Korea

Michael Kirby, Chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), speaks at an interactive dialogue with the Human Rights Council. 17 September 2013 Geneva, Switzerland Photo # 560998The head of a UN-appointed inquiry into human rights in North Korea reported Tuesday that testimony heard so far by his panel pointed to widespread and serious violations in every area it had been asked to investigate. “What we have seen and heard so far – the specificity, detail and shocking character of Continue reading