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N. Korean Defectors Urge Switzerland to Freeze Pyongyang Assets

North Korean defectors have sent an open letter to Switzerland appealing for it to freeze the assets of the Kim Jong Un leadership. “We have experienced and witnessed the gross, systematic and widespread violations of human rights committed by the North Korean regime against its own people, which has been ongoing for many decades,” wrote 20 defectors residing in South Korea. The authors include internationally-known human rights activists Kwang Cheol Hwan and Shin Dong Hyuk. Kang...

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