Sunday, March 3, 2013

Denis Rodman has gone from this:

To this:


He use to have cooler friends. Going to North Korea to pal around with his new soulmate, Kim Jong-un, he probably doesn't understand what many of the DPRK's citizens live like. The irony is that if a North Korean dyed their hair and wore a wedding dress they'd end up here...

Also known as Hoeryong concentration camp, and part of a large system of prison camps throughout the communist dictatorship, Camp 22 is an 87-square-mile penal colony located in the North Hamgyong province colony where most of the prisoners are people accused of criticizing the government.

Inmates, most of whom are serving life sentences, face harsh and often lethal conditions.

According to the testimony of a former guard from Camp22, prisoners live in bunk houses with 100 people per room and some 30 percent bear the markings of torture and beatings -- torn ears, gouged eyes and faces covered with scars.

Prisoners are forced to stand on their toes in tanks filled with water up to their noses for 24 hours, stripped and hanged upside-down while being beaten or given the infamous "pigeon torture” -- where both hands are chained to a wall at a height of 2 feet, forcing them to crouch for hours at a time.

Tiny rations of watery corn porridge leave inmates on the brink of starvation, and many hunt rats, snakes and frogs for protein. Some even take the drastic measure of searching through animal dung for undigested seeds to eat. Beatings are handed out daily for offenses as simple as not bowing down in respect to the guards fast enough. Prisoners are used as practice targets during martial arts training. Guards routinely rape female inmates...

Source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/03/01/hell-holes-torture-starvation-and-murder-norm-at-worlds-worst-gulags/

2 comments:

Cor Safety Program said...

Hi,
Instead of hiring Rodman who has been paid by Vice, according to Times, it would have been better to feed the starving population of North Korea. Atleast, it would calm down the citizens who almost campaign against the government.Leadership style always shape new politics. Lets wait & watch!

Pemerintahan said...

great history