(*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.)

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[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
39 [ARTUSC] NEOLIBERALISME AND LABOUR IMPOVERISHMENT [16] KCTU 2004.03.17 168669
38 KCTU Monthly News: September-October 2004 [12] KCTU 2004.11.05 168630
37 KCTU General Strike Newsletter #4 - December 1 [11] KCTU 2006.12.02 168618
36 KCTU Monthly News : August Edition, 2005 [20] KCTU 2005.09.05 168380
» [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [11] KCTU 2007.08.10 168331
34 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [13] KCTU 2008.03.04 168214
33 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [12] KCTU 2007.06.27 168198
32 KCTU Monthly News - July 2004 [11] KCTU 2004.08.13 168181
31 KCTU-MTU Presentation Paper for the Side Event on Rising Repression against the Migrant Workers [14] KCTU 2008.08.02 168074
30 National Human Rights Commission of Korea Release Statement Regarding Death of Ha Joong Keun [11] KCTU 2006.12.03 167942
29 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [11] KCTU 2006.10.23 167921
28 NGO Report : Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in South Korea [14] KCTU 2009.02.16 167889
27 STATEMENT FROM WORKERS [11] KCTU 2006.10.24 167875
26 Protest Letter to J.W. Howard, Australian Government, Nov 30 [11] KCTU 2006.11.30 167845
25 KCTU Presentation Paper in the April Joint Action Week against the EU FTAs [11] KCTU 2008.04.14 167819
24 KCTU Monthly News : March Edition 2005 [13] KCTU 2005.03.10 167809
23 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [11] KCTU 2006.09.22 167791
22 KCTU Flyer for the ILO Conference, June 2006 [11] KCTU 2006.08.05 167757
21 KCTU Monthly News : April Edition 2005 [12] KCTU 2005.04.13 167729
20 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [12] KCTU 2007.12.14 167725
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