February 06, 2023
Analysis

Human rights in the North: What about China?

Human rights activists want global community to step up the pressure on the North's long-time ally

The UN Commission of Inquiry (COI) report on human rights violations in North Korea, released last month, revealed that China’s current policy of repatriation of North Korean citizens does, in fact, violate international laws.

The question, now, for North Korean human rights activists is what to do about China’s intransigence.