TITLE

Human Rights

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
North Korea Country Review;2009, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of the human rights in North Korea, where only the Korean Workers' Party (KWP) and two of its satellite parties were participants and it never had a positive human rights record.
ACCESSION #
47226246

 

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