A draft resolution on North Korea’s human rights at the UN looks likely to be adopted by the body’s General Assembly this coming Thursday [EST]. ..
The restrictions on foreign tourists
entering North Korea, aimed at preventing the spread of the Ebola virus, will be
lifted next month, according to a Voice of America..
A group of 10 NGOs advocating for human rights have
submitted a joint letter to the UN Security Council Members in support of a
separate letter sent on December 5th by..
Open Radio for North Korea’s head of international affairs,
Kwon Eun Kyoung, recently received “Korea’s Human Rights Award,” presented by the
National Human Rights Commi..
A still image from An Egalitarian Society, the grand prize winner of Young NK's UCC Film Contest. Image: Youtube Screen GrabStudents Alliance for Human Rights in No..
According to experts at a recent
conference, if Kim Jong Eun continues to hold on to the current dictatorship,
it is highly anticipated to contribute to instability of the..
Last October, a collapse accident at a
construction site for a new National Defense Commission Building in North Korea, saw 80 people
lose their lives, according to a To..
Seven out of ten South Koreans believe the
human rights situation in the North is in a "severe’ state," according to a recent poll.
The survey results, announced by..
A North Korean defector in her 40s,
identified only by her surname, Kim, has been sentenced to two years in
prison and an additional two years of probation for attem..
Ja Song Nam, North Korea’s Ambassador to
the U.N., recently submitted a formal letter to Ban Ki Moon, U.N. Secretary General, informing him that adoption of the Third Commit..