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North Korea Human Rights Act of 2016

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Human Rights Day 2016: North Korea

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A joint meeting for the North Korean Human Rights Act-iNKHR-20160607

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U.S. Senate initiates bill on North Korea human rights abuses

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Summary of South Korean Filibuster

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U.N. Council Meets On North Korea Human Rights

The North Korean Human Rights Act (NKHRA) was passed on March 3, 2016 by the Seoul National Assembly in the Republic of Korea. The act sets clear guidelines for the protection and advancement of human rights for current and former North Korean citizens in accordance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The North Korea Human Rights Act became effective on September 4, 2016.