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  • Sunday 18th

    March 2018

  • From 02:00 PM

    To 04:00 PM

  • 100 Crescent Beach Road

    Glen Cove, United States

  • Ticket price

    $10

Secrets of North Korea: Torture, Slave Camps, Genocide and Silence

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Date:
March 18
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Organizer

HMTC
Phone:
(516) 571-8040

Venue

HMTC
100 Crescent Beach Road
Glen Cove, NY 11542 United States
Phone:
516.571.8040

Secrets of North Korea:
Torture, Slave Camps, Genocide and Silence


“Torture” by Shin Dong-Hyuk
Shin was tortured in a secret prison camp after his mother and brother tried to escape.

Sunday, March 18, 2018, at 2 p.m.

Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center
Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road
Glen Cove, NY

With special guest speaker, Hyobin “Heather” Choi, a South Korean student studying at SUNY-Nassau Community College. Ms Choi has been conducting research on the atrocities taking place in North Korea and has interviewed North Korean defectors who have found sanctuary in the United States.

Genocide Watch, has described North Korea as a “serial killer state.” Since the establishment of North Korea in 1948, genocide and politicide have been committed against civilians based on their ethnicity, religion and political ideologies. The daily terrorism and persecution continues today. Former concentration camp employees have attested to the Nazi-like conditions in the prisons, which include pseudo-medical experimentation, mass murder by gas, sexualized tortures and lifetime enslavement for children born in the camps.

$10 suggested donation to attend. Seating is limited, RSVP in advance is recommended. To RSVP contact Axel Sarmiento at (516) 571-8040 or axelsarmiento@hmtcli.org.

Co-sponsored by the Korea Culture & Heritage Society of New York.

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