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18 Dec 2014
Situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea A/RES/69/188

On 18 December 2014 the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution (116 in favor, 20 against, 53 abstentions) condemning the systematic, widespread and gross violations of human rights in the DPRK, including those that amount to crimes against humanity; encouraging the UN Security Council to refer the situation to the International Criminal Court; and recalling that the DPRK government bears the responsibility to protect its population.