First Hand Testimony:
The All Party Group on North Korea will take evidence from two North Korean escapees, Heung-kwang Kim and Young il Kim, on Wednesday November 28th at 5.00pm in Committee Room G (situated by the House of Lords Gift Shop and Attlee Room), which is open to all and will be preceded by a private briefing at 4.30pm for MPs and Peers only which will be addressed by a representative of the North Korean Human rights Database Centre.
For the Uyghurs, Genocide is a word which dares not speak its name. For the sake of women like Rahima Mahmut, Gulzira Auelkhan, Sayragul Sauytbay, and Ruqiye Perhat – whose heart-breaking, shocking, stories are recorded here – it’s time that the crime of genocide was given definition in the UK. On January 19th Parliament can use its voice and speak that name – insisting on justice for victims of Genocide and refusing to make tawdry trade deals with those responsible for the crime above all crimes.
For the Uyghurs Genocide is a word which dares...