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UN to probe North Korea rights record

Latest report alleging widespread human rights abuses in country prompts global body to launch an inquiry.
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2013 02:00

North Korea's human rights record is once again under the spotlight.

A recent UN report alleges widespread abuses including murder, slavery and torture are being carried out in the country.

Al Jazeera's Diplomatic Editor James Bays reports from the United Nations in New York.

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