October 29, 2014
by William Helbling
UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea human rights Marzuki Darusman on Tuesday submitted a report urging that North Korea be referred to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on charges of crimes against humanity. Darusman stated that "Korea, including victims, and to ensure accountability of ...[read more]
March 12, 2013
by Benjamin Minegar
The UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in North Korea Marzuki Darusman on Monday urged the international community to establish comprehensive investigative mechanisms to probe and document human rights abuses in North Korea. The report, presented to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), stems ...[read more]
February 28, 2013
by Brandon Gatto
UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in North Korea Marzuki Darusman and a group of independent human rights experts on Thursday announced their support for an international inquiry into human rights violations in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to bring awareness to the country's ...[read more]
February 5, 2013
by Samuel Franklin
UN Special Rapporteur on North Korea Marzuki Darusman has urged the UN Human Rights Council and General Assembly to investigate human rights violations in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. In a report released Tuesday, Darusman noted the accrual of 22 separate reports filed since 2003 ...[read more]
November 4, 2012
by Cynthia Miley
The UN's Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People?s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Marzuki Darusman, expressed concern on Friday about the lack of development in human rights in the nation. The DPRK, better known as North Korea, has struggled with securing its c... ...[read more]
January 21, 2012
by Jerry Votava
The UN Special Rapporteur on North Korean Human Rights Marzuki Darusman called Friday on the new leadership of North Korea (DPRK) to improve human rights concerns in their country. The statement comes as North Korea begins a new era of leadership under Kim Jong-un, the son of and successor to the ...[read more]
November 26, 2011
by Julia Zebley
The UN Special Rapporteur on North Korean Human Rights Marzuki Darusman criticized North Korea's human rights record on Friday, especially concerning treatment of prisoners, echoing a UN General Assembly resolution earlier this week. After speaking to North Korean refugees in South Korea, Darusman ...[read more]
June 19, 2011
by Clay Flaherty
On June 19, 2009, the UN announced the official creation of an independent, three-member commission to investigate the assassination of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto. The commission was headed by Chilean Ambassador to the UN Heraldo Munoz. The other two members were Marzuki ...[read more]

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