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U.N. condemns North Korea Investigators from the United Nations Commission of Inquiry accused the North Korean government, including Supreme Leader Kim Jong-Un, of repeated crimes against humanity in a 372-page report filed on Feb. 17. In the report, investigators allege that the North Korean government is guilty of murder, starvation, abduction, rape and forced infanticide, among other crimes. The report cites testimonies from North Koreans who have defected to the United States, South Korea and Japan. The head of the Commission said that the crimes committed by the government are “strikingly similar” to those committed by Nazi Germany in World … Continue reading World News in Brief