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FREEDOM NORTH KOREA: RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IN NORTH KOREA

EVIDENCES: REPORTS ON LACK OF FREEDOM


A Prison Without Bars - March 2008
Refugee and Defector Testimonies of Severe Violations of Freedom of Religion or Beliefs in North Korea
By David Hawk, Jae Chun Won, Philo Kim
US Commission on International Religious Freedom

(http://www.uscirf.gov/images/A_Prison_Without_Bars/prisonwithoutbars.pdf)
Update on the Thank You Father Kim Il Sung report of 2005 (see below) with 30 more recent interviews, including with former North Korean security agents.
64 pages

North Korea: A Case to Answer, A Call to Act - May 2007
The urgent need to respond to mass killings, arbitrary imprisonment, torture and related international crimes.
Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW)

(http://dynamic.csw.org.uk/article.asp?t=report&id=35)
UK-based organization's report on North Korea's crimes against humanity, including against Christians.
113 pages

Thank You, Father Kim Il Sung - November 2005
Eyewitness Accounts of Severe Violations of Freedom of Thought, Conscience, and Religion in North Korea.
By David Hawk, Jae Chun Won, Philo Kim
US Commission on International Religious Freedom

(http://www.uscirf.gov/images/stories/pdf/nkwitnesses_wgraphics.pdf)
Interviews with 40 North Korean defectors, North Korean religious persecution, past and present.
126 pages

The Hidden Gulag: Exposing North Korea's Prison Camps - September 2003
Prisoners’ Testimonies and Satellite Photographs
By David Hawk
U.S. Committee for Human Rights in North Korea

(http://hrnk.org/wp-content/uploads/The_Hidden_Gulag.pdf)

Prisoners' testimonies of torture, executions, infanticide and other atrocities in the North Korean political penal colonies, with marked satellite photographs.
120 pages