(*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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77 Petition to the National Human Rights Commission of Korea on Burma Shwe Gas Project [7] KCTU 2008.08.02 166517
76 KCTU Monthly News - July 2004 [6] KCTU 2004.08.13 166560
75 CLC-KCTU Joint Statement on Korea-Canada Free Trade Agreements [7] KCTU 2007.12.14 166570
74 Dump Truck Drivers on Strike over Implementation of New Construction Equipment Legislation [10] KCTU 2008.07.15 166583
73 KCTU Monthly News : March Edition 2005 [6] KCTU 2005.03.10 166595
72 KCTU Report to the UN Human Rights Committee [6] KCTU 2006.10.23 166684
71 STATEMENT FROM WORKERS [6] KCTU 2006.10.24 166696
70 ICFTU/TUAC/GUFs Mission Report on the Labour Rights Situation in Korea [6] KCTU 2006.09.22 166715
69 National Human Rights Commission of Korea Release Statement Regarding Death of Ha Joong Keun [6] KCTU 2006.12.03 166756
68 KCTU Monthly Newsletter - the First Edition of 2008 [8] KCTU 2008.03.04 166765
67 KCTU Policy Paper on the KORUS FTA [10] KCTU 2006.08.02 166836
66 KCTU General Strike Newsletter #4 - December 1 [6] KCTU 2006.12.02 166840
65 Protest Letter to J.W. Howard, Australian Government, Nov 30 [6] KCTU 2006.11.30 166894
64 KCTU Monthly News : August Edition, 2005 [13] KCTU 2005.09.05 167075
63 2007-June- ILO CFA Report on Korean Case(#1865) [7] KCTU 2007.06.27 167085
» [Joint Statement] We denounce the political killings and suppression of workers in the Philippines! [6] KCTU 2007.08.10 167231
61 KCTU Monthly News: September-October 2004 [7] KCTU 2004.11.05 167258
60 Recent Situation of Labour Laws and industrial relations in Korea 2005 [6] KCTU 2005.02.17 167552
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