Pyongyang, February 24 (KCNA) -- The DPRK Association for Human Rights Studies issued an indictment on Feb. 23 to disclose the fact that the U.S. and western countries are the tundras of the human rights.
According to it, in the U.S. about 200 000 persons are engaged in
stamping out the progressive ideas and there are more than 21 000
According to the Sentencing Project, a non-governmental
organization, in the U.S. more than 5 800 000 persons have no right to
vote because of their previous offenses.
As for the expenses for the U.S. presidential election campaign,
Lincoln spent 100 000 dollars in his election campaign in 1860 and its
expenses increased to a billion dollars in 2000 and 1.7 billion in 2004.
At least 2 billion dollars were spent in the presidential election
campaign in late October, 2012 between Obama who stood as a candidate
from the Democratic Party for reelection and Governor of Massachusetts
According to the information disclosed at the hearings of the
Judiciary Committee of the U.S. Senate in March, 2011, 14 percent of the
religious discriminations reported in the U.S. were against Muslims
which are less than 1 percent of the population.
Tokyo Shimbun and AFP in Jan. 2015 reported that nearly 20 cases of
fire, violence, etc. took place against mosques and Muslims in France
In Germany a movement against Muslims is assuming an organized
nature. Pegida (Europeans against Muslim in Western) was organized in
Dresden in October, 2014 and 8 regional organizations against Muslim
appeared in Bayern State.
In Sweden 66 percent of the mosques were damaged by violence in 2014
and 44 percent of them were exposed to various forms of threat.
In the U.S. tens of thousands of persons are killed due to
gun-related crimes and about 200 000 are left wounded every year and 12
000 cases of high-profile crimes are committed by guns every year.
According to the report released by the U.S. Federal Bureau of
Investigation, more than a million cases of violence were committed in
the U.S. in 2010 and 1 214 464 cases of high profile crimes occurred in
A Mafia body was uncovered in the northern part of Italy on January 28, 2015 and more than 160 criminals were arrested.
A girl in Nagoya City, Japan hit an old man in his 70s on the head with an axe, brutally killing him on January 26, 2015.
According to information of Amnesty International, at least 500
people were killed by electric shocking weapon of police in the U.S.
from 2001 to February 2012 and 90 percent of them were bare-handed.
According to officially released information, hundreds of Americans
were shot to death by police in the U.S. from 2001 to October 2009.
More than 80 000 prisoners are kept in solitary cells for a long
period in the U.S. According to an Amnesty International report, over 2
900 prisoners are kept in solitary cells in Arizona State, in other
words, one of 20 prisoners including juveniles.
The population of the U.S. is just five percent of the world
population but the number of American prisoners is 25 percent of the
world prisoners, topping the list.
According to data available, 12.8 million Americans are jobless and
5.2 million of them are left without jobs for more than six months.
More than 3 347 000 people were jobless in France and 4 812 480 in
Spain as of February 2014. 2.24 million people were unemployed in UK
during three months from December 2013 to February 2014, bringing
jobless rate to 6.9 percent.
2.92 million people were unemployed in Germany in June 2014 much
more than the previous month and 2 146 300 were reported to be jobless
in the first quarter of 2014 in Ireland.
The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Japan on March 28, 2014 announced that 2.33 million people were jobless in February.
According to information available from the EU Statistics Agency,
124 million people are suffering from poverty in the western countries.
On January 23, 2014, the National Association of Realtors of the
U.S. in its survey data pointed out that the average price of houses
rose 11.5 percent over that in the previous year.
In France, the number of homeless people increased 44 percent for
the past 11 years, more than 110 000 people were reported homeless in
2012 and 454 homeless people died in streets in 2013.
In Australia, the average price of houses increased more than 9.8
percent in 2013 over the previous year, leaving many people without
shelter in major cities.
There are many adult illiterates in the U.S. who are unable to read
newspapers and books, to say nothing of explanations about medicines.
The secretary of Education of the U.S. confessed that 11 million
adults can neither read nor write and 30 million people are able to sign
According to the survey data released by the Census Bureau of the
U.S. in September 2013, the number of poor children was about 16.1
million at the end of 2012 in the U.S.
The Department of Health and Human Services of the U.S. noted that
695 000 children were maltreated in 2010 and about 1 600 children of
them lost their lives more than 79 percent of which was caused by their
In Japan women take it as easy as pie to commit such unimaginable crimes as maltreating or killing their children.
In the European countries which boast their "civilization" and
"prosperity", it has become a commonplace that parents throw children
into bakers before operating them. Some of them put babies into washing
machines before operating them. They throw their babies into dustbins
and kill them without feeling guilty.
In America about 6 million women annually fall victim to
violence-involved crimes every year and more than 500 000 sexual
assaults are reported on an annual average. The European Council made
public that 12 or 15 percent of European women are exposed to such
In America the black are liable to severer penalty than the white though they have committed similar crimes.
The number of unemployed black is double the jobless white and that
of the impoverished black is treble the white across the U.S.
The indictment said that the human rights abuses connived at and
encouraged by the governments of the U.S. and western countries clearly
prove that they are the horrible tundras of human rights though they
claim to be "hubs" of civilization and prosperity. -0-