Suicide in South Korea

South Korea is the leading country when it comes to suicide among its population and it doesn’t seem to be going down. One may argue for that the high rate is due to the overrepresentation among the elderly. The reason why there is such a high level of suicide among older South Koreans are due…

US soldiers are Overrepresented When it Comes to Crime

Since the beginning of the US-occupation of south Korea, US soldiers have enjoyed privileges that ordinary south Koreans never had. From the end of World War II in 1945 until 1967, United States had unlimited power over many parts of the south Korean society and the judicial system were no exception. Up until 1967, south…

The United States Aims to Provoke a New Korean War!

The United States and its South Korean puppets are right now staging the biggest war exercises ever on the Korean peninsula, with over 315,000 US- and South Korean troops. The United Nations Security Council have recently imposed the harshest sanctions ever in the history of the UN, against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK),…

A Summary of Recent US Crimes Against the DPRK

The so called United Nations are imposing new sanctions against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. The US Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Samantha Power, were proud and eager to announce the punitive sanctions, which does not only aim to cripple the DPRK, but to isolate the DPRK and try to scare and pressure…

Why the US condemns the DPRK

Whenever the US condemns anything, and everything, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) is doing, it’s not hard to see through the real motives of the US. The US is having the UN condemn and impose sanctions on the DPRK as they claim that the DPRK is violating human rights, without any actual evidence….

What’s the Fuss with the H-bomb?

When the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) successfully tested the hydrogen bomb, it was met with an emergency meeting with the United Nations and talks about more sanctions were discussed. When the DPRK is conducting activities to further improve its self-defence capacity it’s always met with more sanctions. The sanctions are claimed to just…

US, EU and Japan’s Fabricated Human Rights “Issue”

The US have now together with its warmongering allies in the EU and Japan, once again brought up the human rights “issue” that is constantly being used against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in order for the DPRK to step away from the socialist system built on the democratic needs of the Korean people…

URGENT APPEAL – THE OBSERVATORY

KOR 001 / 0715 / OBS 060 Detention / Judicial harassment South Korea July 22, 2015 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in South Korea. Description…

WORLD CUP 2014 in the DPRK

Like many other countries, the Korean people are football fans, especially in big tournaments like the World Cup . The DPRK-government bought the rights to broadcast the FIFA football tournament to show it to all the people over the country. In addition to the television in homes, the people could watch the matches together, cheering for the teams in public….