(*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
79 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [7] KCTU 2008.08.02 165505
78 KCTU Monthly News : March Edition 2005 [5] KCTU 2005.03.10 165506
77 KCTU General Strike Newsletter #4 - December 1 [6] KCTU 2006.12.02 165561
76 KCTU Report : Understanding the Actual Situation of Labor Rights in South Korea, Feb. 2007 [5] KCTU 2007.02.22 165644
75 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [7] KCTU 2007.12.14 165659
74 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [8] KCTU 2008.03.04 165673
73 Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation [10] KCTU 2008.07.15 165701
72 KCTU Monthly News : April Edition 2005 [5] KCTU 2005.04.13 165708
71 KCTU Monthly News - July 2004 [5] KCTU 2004.08.13 165744
70 National Human Rights Commission of Korea Release Statement Regarding Death of Ha Joong Keun [6] KCTU 2006.12.03 165783
69 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [6] KCTU 2006.10.23 165792
68 STATEMENT FROM WORKERS [6] KCTU 2006.10.24 165799
67 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [6] KCTU 2006.09.22 165944
66 KCTU Policy Paper on the KORUS FTA [10] KCTU 2006.08.02 166009
65 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [7] KCTU 2007.06.27 166120
64 Protest Letter to J.W. Howard, Australian Government, Nov 30 [6] KCTU 2006.11.30 166165
63 KCTU Monthly News : August Edition, 2005 [12] KCTU 2005.09.05 166218
62 KCTU Monthly News: September-October 2004 [6] KCTU 2004.11.05 166348
» [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [6] KCTU 2007.08.10 166383
60 KCTU Monthly News: November-December 2004 [7] KCTU 2005.01.04 166507
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