World #3: Defector: Sanctions have not curbed North Korea ‘guest workers’

Tuesday's World Events - October 30, 2018

Questions

1. For NORTH KOREA, give the following information:

  1. capital
  2. location/the countries that share its borders
  3. the religious breakdown of the population
  4. the type of government
  5. the chief of state (and head of government if different) If monarch or dictator, since what date has he/she ruled? – include name of heir apparent for monarch
  6. the population

Find the answers at the CIA World FactBook website. For each country, answers can be found under the “Geography” “People” and “Government” headings.

NOTE: Before answering the following questions, read the “Background” below.

2. For NORTH KOREA:
a) list the who, what, where and when of the news item
b) How is this forced labor possible after the UN Security Council Resolution 2375, agreed to by all UN member countries, was implemented?
c) Read the “Background” below the questions. What responsibility does the entire UN have to ensure that their member countries involved end the slave labor practices?
d) What responsibility does FIFA have to conduct an investigation and consider moving the 2022 World Cup (and all following) to countries where human rights are observed for all people?