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Human rights concerns cloud North Korea’s leader visit to RI

  • Bagus BT Saragih

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, May 14 2012 | 08:17 am

PREMIUM North Korea’s second-highest leader, Kim Yong-nam, arrived in Jakarta on Sunday afternoon for a four-day visit, prompting activists to call on President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to help push for democratization and respect for human rights in the isolated state.

Presidential foreign affairs spokesman Teuku Faizasyah said the state ceremony to welcome Kim, the president of North Korea’s ...