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CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY REGARDING NORTH KOREA 

 

December, 2017

December 12, 2017, Suzanne Scholte and Han Ga Hee (North Korean Defector, Announcer and Sound Engineer for Free North Korea Radio), Testimony before House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, “Protecting North Korean Refugees” Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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Transcripts for:

Han Ga Hee

Suzanne Scholte

 

September, 2012

North Korea: Ongoing Human Rights Violations in an Era of Change. Scholte and Defector testimonies. 
 
 
Congressional-Executive Commission on China, March 5, 2012. Emergency Hearing on China's Repatriation of North Korean Refugees. Scholte and Defector testimonies. 
 

September, 2011

On September 20, 2011, DFF President, Susan Scholte, two refugees and the Director of Free North Korea Radio testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee, Africa, Global Health and Human Rights. 

The transcript of each testimony may be found at the following links:

Suzanne Scholte, President, Defense Forum Foundation
Young Soon KIM, Vice President, Committee for the Democratization of North Korea
KIM Seong Min, Director, Free North Korea Radio
Hye Sook KIM, Member, Free the NK Gulag

 

September, 2010

Escaping North Korea: The Plight of Defectors, Sept 23, 2010, Hearing Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, House of Representatives. Transcript

 

May, 2009

Testimony before the Congressional Executive Commission on China, May 1, 2009
Written Testimony of Suzanne Scholte 

Defense Forum Foundation's Work Leads to Congressional Hearings on Radio Broadcasting and Horrors Facing Refugees in China 

Testimonies before the U.S. Congress by North Koreans and Suzanne  

CONGRESSIONAL HEARINGS REGARDING WESTERN SAHARA 

Congressional Hearing Focuses on Western Sahara, Atrocities Against Sahrawis in Occupied Territory