Friday, September 29, 2006

Forced Abortions in North Korea

According to this article in the Korea Times, the Korean Bar Association released a report on human rights in North Korea after interviewing individuals who defected which found that "57.7 percent of the defectors said they saw or heard that pregnant women were forced to have abortions."

Other abuses include torture, sexual harrassment and beatings.

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