The maps of North Korean PrIson Camps were made to introduce North Korean Prison camps through google earth. The map contains two parts, which are the North Korean Prison camps and the google earth. Therefore, we divided …
A North Korean defector sketched disturbing scenes of torture and starvation from his six years in one of the country’s brutal prisons. The illustrations are part of a new, damning United Nations report that directly implicated leader Kim …
(CNN)- Shin Dong-hyuk’s horrific descriptions of his time in a North Korean prison camp became a best-selling book, made him a key witness before the United Nations and grabbed headlines around the world. He was one of the most …
New satellite images of North Korean prison camps have been released, showing the continued existence of political prison camps described by the United Nations as being used to perpetrate “unspeakable atrocities”. North Korea’s …
BEATINGS, executions, hard labour and interrogation. That’s just a taste of what could be in store for a group of North Koreans who dared to escape the regime and were caught in China. The group, who are expected to be sent back at …
North Korea’s vast infrastructure of repression is further exposed in new satellite images showing the on-going development of two of the country’s largest political prison camps, Amnesty International discloses today. In a …
Former North Korean state security agency officials and former prison camp guards who defected to South Korea report that some 150,000 to 200,000 North Koreans are sentenced to lifetime forced labor in the kwan-li-so political penal …
A new report on human rights in North Korea says hundreds of thousands of prisoners work in often life-threatening conditions in at least 36 camps hidden in isolated valleys and mountains of the closed Stalinist country. Torture, …
Shin was born into a desperate situation in a prison for political enemies of North Korea. He knew nothing of life outside the walls of Camp 14. When he was a teenager, he learned that his family had been sent to the prison 17 years before …
North Korea is expanding its existing prison camps and "blurring the lines between the camps and the surrounding population", according to Amnesty International. The organisation has collated satellite images which it says show …