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December 19, 2011

The death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and assumption of power by his son, Kim Jong-un, present an important opportunity for improving the country’s catastrophic human rights record.

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December 19, 2011
Kim Jong-il has left millions of North Koreans mired in poverty,  and hundreds of thousands of people detained in brutal prison camps.
News
June 1, 2011

An estimated 200,000 people are believed to be imprisoned in North Korea's prison camps. North Korea denies they exist.

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