Media Roundtable to Discuss New North Korea Satellite Imagery

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Press Release
March 7, 2013

Media Roundtable to Discuss New North Korea Satellite Imagery

Analysis Shows Blurring of North Korean Prison Camps and Villages

Contact: Sharon Singh, ssingh@aiusa.org, 202-675-8579, @AIUSAmedia

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - Amnesty International USA (AIUSA) will hold a media roundtable to discuss new satellite imagery emerging from North Korea on Friday, March 8, 2013 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the AIUSA office in Washington, D.C.

Frank Jannuzi, AIUSA's deputy executive director will discuss the state of human rights in North Korea and provide a brief review of the new analysis.

Scott Edwards, AIUSA's managing director of Crisis Prevention and Response, will be on hand to discuss implications of the analysis.

To RSVP, please contact Sharon Singh, AIUSA media relations director, at ssingh@aiusa.org or 202-675-8579.

EVENT: Media roundtable on new North Korea satellite imagery
DATE: Friday, March 8, 2013
TIME: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Amnesty International USA
                    600 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, 5th Floor
                    Washington, DC 20003

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Amnesty International is a Nobel Peace Prize-winning grassroots activist organization with more than 3 million supporters, activists and volunteers in more than 150 countries campaigning for human rights worldwide. The organization investigates and exposes abuses, educates and mobilizes the public, and works to protect people wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied.

NEW SATELLITE IMAGES SHOW BLURRING OF POLITICAL PRISON CAMP AND VILLAGES IN NORTH KOREA