As evidenced by the reality of north-south relations that made rapid progress last year, nothing is impossible to a willing heart, and dialogue partners will reach the destinations that are beneficial to each other without fail if they put forward fair proposals on the principle of recognizing and respecting each other by abandoning their dogged insistence broadmindedly and conduct negotiations with a proper stand and the will to settle issues.
The constitution also states that the accused has the right to a defense, and when trials were held the government reportedly assigned lawyers. These defectors reported that persons engaging in religious proselytizing, persons with ties to overseas evangelical groups, and repatriated persons who contacted foreigners while outside the country were arrested and subjected to harsh punishment.
Children The state provides 11 years of free compulsory education for all children. Article 33 The State shall guide and manage the national economy according to the Taean Work System, which is a socialist economic management form whereby the economy is operated and managed in a scientific and rational way depending on the collective power of the producing masses, and according to the agricultural guidance system whereby agricultural management is conducted by industrial methods.
Through the celebratory events held in September, the might of the DPRK, which achieved the ideological oneness of the whole society and the single-hearted unity of the Party and the people and which possesses a reliable self-supporting economy and self-reliant defence capabilities, and the ardent will of the heroic Korean people to fight to the end for the victory of the socialist cause were fully demonstrated in front of the eyes of the world.
Article 37 The State shall encourage institutions, enterprises or associations of the DPRK to establish and operate equity and contractual joint venture enterprises with corporations or individuals of foreign countries within a special economic zone.
This report is based on information from interviews, press reports, nongovernmental organizations NGOs reports, and refugee testimony obtained over the past decade, and supplemented where possible by information drawn from more recent reports from visitors, both private and official, to the country and NGOs working on the Chinese border.
The government strictly controlled permission to reside in, or even to enter, Pyongyang, where food supplies, housing, health, and general living conditions were much better than in the rest of the country. A greater development should be achieved in establishing the Juche orientation in the metallurgical and chemical industries, the two pillars in economic construction.
The red panel also bears a white disk that encircles a red five-pointed star. Respect for the law and its strict adherence and execution is the duty of all institutions, enterprises, organizations and citizens.
In the past such individuals suffered broad discrimination with sometimes severe penalties or even imprisonment. A few thousand North Koreans were able to gain asylum in third countries during the year.
The Soviet economy was facing difficulties and the Soviets knew that attempting to develop a similar system would bankrupt the country.
However, the government has never granted its citizens most fundamental human rights in practice, and there continued to be pervasive discrimination on the basis of social status.
Pregnant female prisoners reportedly underwent forced abortions, and in other cases babies reportedly were killed upon birth in prisons. According to defector reports, the government was concerned that faith-based South Korean relief and refugee assistance efforts along the northeast border of China had both humanitarian and political goals.
Section 3 Respect for Political Rights: All the fellow countrymen should unite as one, being conscious that the master of peace on the peninsula is our nation, in order to wage a powerful struggle to check and frustrate all the moves that wreck peace and incite military tension on this land.
North and south, as they agreed, should take practical measures pro-actively to remove military hostility on the whole of the Korean peninsula, including the ground, airspace and sea, as a follow-up to its ending in the areas of confrontation.
Members of underground churches connected to border missionary activity were regarded as subversive elements. Women The UN special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the DPRK reported that violence against women was a significant problem both in and out of the home.
Allegations continued to circulate that imprisonment and execution had been ordered for individuals who made statements at home that were critical of the regime. We took the significant first step towards common prosperity of the nation by promoting cooperation projects in various fields including railways, road, forestry and public health while resolutely overcoming manifold obstacles and difficulties.
According to NGO reports, in response to a scarlet fever outbreak, the government banned travel to or from infected areas and closed schools. Article 27 The technical revolution is vital to the development of the socialist economy. In the past border guards reportedly had orders to shoot to kill potential defectors, and prison guards were under orders to shoot to kill those attempting escape from political prison camps.
Comrades, Last year, our Party and the government of our Republic exerted responsible efforts to safeguard the peace and security of the world and expand and strengthen friendship with different countries.
All the fellow countrymen in north, south and abroad should further accelerate in high spirits the nationwide advance for implementing the north-south declarations, and thus glorify this year as a historic one when another radical change is brought about in the development of inter-Korean relations and implementation of the cause of national reunification.
The red star stands for Communism and for the number of revolutions and battles fought for the freedom of the country. An early test of containment came in Greece and Turkey.
According to ancient traditions, the disk also refers to the traditional Korean T'aeguk, symbol of the universe. The State shall encourage creative workers and artists to produce works of high ideological and artistic value and enlist the working masses widely in literary and artistic activity.
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