The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK) cordially invites you to:
THE PARALLEL GULAG:
North Korea's "An-jeon-bu" Prison Camps
Thursday, October 26, 2017
9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
National Press Club
First Amendment Lounge
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20045
Victor Cha, Korea Chair, CSIS
David Hawk, Author
Amanda Mortwedt Oh, HRNK
Roberta Cohen, Co-Chair Emeritus, HRNK
Stephen Noerper, Senior Director, Korea Society
Moderator: Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director, HRNK
The event will be on the record.
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Please email Rosa Park, HRNK Director of Programs at [email protected] with any questions or concerns.
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