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N. Korea Rejects UN’s Criticism on Foreign Worker Abuses

North Korea has rejected a report by a United Nations human rights investigator that it is sending its citizens abroad to work under harsh conditions to earn hard currency, calling it a “reckless behavior.” In a statement carried last week by the country’s state-controlled media Korean Central News Agency, a spokesman for the External Construction Guidance Bureau slammed Maruzuki Darusman, the U.N. special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in North Korea, for “fostering sinister...

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