[statement] We condemn inhumane treatment of detention centers We condemn inhumane treatment of detention centers The Ministry of Justice must stop the attempt to expand and legalize torturing gear 15 years have passed since the tragic fire incident at the Yeosu Detention Center. Detention center’s purpose was alleged protection of foreigners, but its structure and operation were just for detaining them. In the midst of fire 10 people were killed and 17 inj..
Joint statement on the 15th anniversary of Yeosu Detention Center fire tragedy Yeosu Detention Center Fire Tragedy Must Be Kept In Memory Joint statement on the 15th anniversary of Yeosu Detention Center fire tragedy This year is the 15th anniversary of the Yeosu Detention Center fire that happened on Feb.11, 2007. First of all, we pay tribute to ten people who passed away and hope the pain and agony of their families and survivors have been alleviated. The tragic fire was..