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About 23 Christians arrested, 3 executed
As the country’s economic crisis worsens, North Koreans turn to faith despite the regime’s vicious persecution. In reprisal, Kim Jong-il orders another crackdown.
23/08/2005 NORTH KOREA SOUTH KOREA
Catholic hospital opens in North Korea
29/11/2005 SOUTH KOREA - NORTH KOREA
More than 90% of Catholics in the south want reunification with North Korea soon
The survey was organised by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Korea (CBCK) to form the basis of a new evangelization of the peninsula.
28/02/2006 SOUTH KOREA - NORTH KOREA
Card. Cheong: "Pope's visit unthinkable while repression in north lasts"
After his first mass as soon-to-be cardinal, the archbishop of Seoul described as "unacceptable" the approach of the Pyongyang regime. His appointment is a "sign of the new standing of the Korean church and the nation itself".
31/10/2006 JAPAN NORTH KOREA
Japanese Christians: "Worried about nuclear threat, we call for pacific solution"
The National Christian Council in Japan that gathers Christians of all denominations called on the government to convince the United States not to use force against Pyongyang. The Catholic bishops are also preparing a document.
13/02/2004 north korea - china
North Korean refugees convert to Christianity
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