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Commemorating Benjamin H. Yoon, Father of the North Korean Human Rights Movement, 1929~2019 Rest in Peace
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2019-06-03 17:03:00
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Benjamin H. Yoon, Founder of the Korean chapter of Amnesty International (1972) and Citizens’ Alliance for North Korean Human Rights (1996), passed away on June 3, 2019 in his 90th year. He worked tirelessly to promote human rights and shine a light of hope on North Korea. Commemorating his devotion, his funeral will be co-organized by 21 NGOs on North Korean human rights including NKHR. Visitation will be held at Seoul National University Hospital Funeral Home #9 from June 3rd 5p.m. and tomorrow whole day. A memorial ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday 6a.m. You are invited to share your memories of him and commemorate his life.

Information on Visitation 
- Location: Seoul National University Hospital Funeral Home #9, Yeongeon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul
- Time: June 3, 2019 ~ June 4, 2019

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