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Torture, Execution Rampant In Vast North Korea Prisonsi
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December 05, 2013 1:06 AM
Human rights group Amnesty International has released satellite photos it says show political prisons in North Korea the size of large cities. Former guards and inmates say torture, rape and executions are commonplace. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London

Torture, Execution Rampant In Vast North Korea Prisons

Published December 04, 2013

Human rights group Amnesty International has released satellite photos it says show political prisons in North Korea the size of large cities. Former guards and inmates say torture, rape and executions are commonplace. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA from London


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