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International Bar Association - War Crimes Committee report on North Korean crimes against humanity

This session presents the War Crimes Committee report "Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korea's Political Prisons.”  With the participation of prominent Korean and international experts, this session will also discuss avenues for accountability for these crimes, the lack thereof, and the importance of maintaining human rights protection at the center of security and denuclearisation discussions.


  • Gregory Kehoe Greenberg Traurig, Tampa, Florida, USA; Co-Chair, War Crimes Committee 
  • Hon. Justice Michael Kirby AC CMG Former Justice of the High Court of Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Co-Chair, IBA’s Human Rights Institute 
  • O-Gon Kwon President, ICC Assembly of State Parties, The Hague, the Netherlands / Seoul, South Korea 
  • Jung Hoon Lee Republic of Korea Human Rights Ambassador, Seoul, South Korea