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UN Investigators Seek China Access for North Korea Rights Probe

A U.N. investigator says he has asked China to grant access to his team as it conducts an inquiry into suspected human rights abuses in neighboring North Korea. In an interview with VOA in Washington Thursday, retired Australian judge Michael Kirby said he hopes his U.N.-mandated Commission of Inquiry will be able to visit China within the next two months. The team has to finish writing its report on North Korea's human rights record by the beginning of February, so that it can be ...

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