(*Note : KCTU organised a rally in front of the Philippines Embassy on August 6th against the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines in cooperation with various social and people's movements in South Korea. Around 200 union members and activists gathered and raised strong voices to urge the government of Philippines to stop the political and extra-judicial killings in the Philippines. The below is the Joint Press Statement of Korean trade union and social movements' groups which was released on the August 6th.)

[Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines!

Since 2001, in the Philippines, about a thousand people have been killed or have become missing. Currently, except for countries engaged in war, the problem of political killings in the Philippines is being recorded as the worst form of human rights violation. It has already turned into an international human rights problem, with a growing voice from all over the world demanding the end of the killing. However, political killing continues without a clear way of its end. Today, Korea
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No. Subject Name Regdate Hits
79 KCTU Brief on Labour Rights Situation in South Korea update [12] admin 2009.06.09 429796
78 ILO CFA Conclusion and Recommendations on the case of MTU(Case No. 2620) update [11] KCTU 2009.04.07 186753
77 Press Statement of Global Unions Mission to South Korea-Feb.2009 update [9] KCTU 2009.03.05 165236
76 Brief on Labor Rights in South Korea - Feb. 2009 update [9] KCTU 2009.03.05 159666
75 NGO Report : Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in South Korea update [8] KCTU 2009.02.16 160609
74 KCTU Organizing Strategy of Migrant Workers in South Korea update [9] KCTU 2008.11.12 162617
73 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project update [7] KCTU 2008.08.02 162810
72 Written Statement for Human Rights Council on Migrant Workers Rights in South Korea update [8] KCTU 2008.08.02 162551
71 KCTU-MTU Presentation Paper for the Side Event on Rising Repression against the Migrant Workers [9] KCTU 2008.08.02 162575
70 Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation [9] KCTU 2008.07.15 162728
69 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [6] KCTU 2008.04.14 162570
68 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the Second Edition of 2008 [26] KCTU 2008.04.14 165556
67 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [8] KCTU 2008.03.04 162379
66 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [6] KCTU 2007.12.14 162264
65 KCTU International Conference for Migrant Workers Rights [7] KCTU 2007.11.01 162528
» [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [6] KCTU 2007.08.10 163964
63 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - July, 2007 [7] KCTU 2007.08.10 157860
62 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - June, 2007 [7] KCTU 2007.07.09 157041
61 No FTA Newsletter : Official News of the Korean Alliance Against the Korea-U.S. FTA [7] KCTU 2007.06.29 157937
60 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [6] KCTU 2007.06.27 163793
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