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Korea, (South) Republic of:  Release of trade union leader Lee Young-joo

June 15, 2018

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Release of KCTU former President Mr. Han Sang-gyun and ongoing arbitrary detention of Ms. Lee Young-joo

May 25, 2018

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Arrest, arbitrary detention and judicial harassment of Ms. Lee Young-joo

March 2, 2018

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Supreme Court upholds three years’ prison sentence for trade unionist Han Sang-gyun

June 1, 2017

Korea, (South) Republic of:  UN body declares detention of trade unionist arbitrary, orders his release

May 24, 2017

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Ongoing and unprecedented judicial harassment of members of KCTU and affiliated unions

July 13, 2016

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Court unjustly sentences labour rights leader to five years in prison

July 4, 2016

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Unprecedented 8-year prison sentence sought against Mr. Sang-gyun Han

June 15, 2016

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Continuing judicial harassment of labour activists of the KCTU

May 23, 2016

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Continued judicial harassment of four defenders working on the Sewol Ferry Disaster

January 18, 2016

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Arbitrary detention of Mr. Sang-gyun Han, President of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU) and crackdown on hundreds of KCTU labour activists

December 16, 2015

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Detention of Mr. Lae-Goon Park, a standing steering committee member of the Coalition 4.16 on the Sewol Ferry Disaster

July 22, 2015

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Grave concerns over ongoing violations against environmental activists in Gangjeong village

March 21, 2012

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Lack of consultation with national NGOs in the framework of an international conference hosted by the NHRCK raises further concerns about the NHRCK’s independence and credibility

April 14, 2011

Korea, (South) Republic of:  Deportation to Nepal of Mr. Minod Moktan

October 27, 2009