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UN Inquiry Chief Wants N. Korea Prosecuted for Crimes Against Humanity

The chief United Nations investigator probing human rights abuses in North Korea is urging the world body to refer official findings on conditions in the reclusive communist state to the International Criminal Court for prosecution.Michael Kirby, who heads the U.N. commission probing North Korea for crimes against humanity, delivered the recommendation Thursday at an informal meeting of the 15-member Council in New York. A year-long inquiry led by Kirby concluded earlier this year that...

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