Hyun Lee
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Hyun Lee, ¡Presente!

Women Cross DMZ and Korea Peace Now! are deeply saddened to announce that our beloved colleague, mentor, teacher, friend and sister, Hyun Lee, passed away on March 7 surrounded by her family and closest friends after a long battle with cancer. Hyun was a tireless […]

Visitors watch the North Korea side from the Unification Observation Post in Paju, South Korea, near the border with North Korea, Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Prospects for Peace in Korea in 2022

Peace on the Korean Peninsula has long been a cherished wish of the Korean people for seven decades after the Korean armistice agreement. Since the breakdown of the Hanoi summit in February 2019, peace talks between the U.S. and North Korea remain at a stalemate.  […]

Korea Peace Advocacy Week

Korea Peace Advocacy Week

Join us for Korea Peace Advocacy Week in November! From Nov. 1-4, we will urge members of Congress to support legislation for peace in Korea: H.R.3446 – Peace on the Korean Peninsula Act H.R.1504 – Enhancing North Korea Humanitarian Assistance Act – House S.690 – […]

End the Travel Ban to North Korea

End the Travel Ban to North Korea

Since 2017, US citizens have been restricted from traveling to North Korea. The ban prevents Korean Americans from visiting their family members in North Korea, hinders humanitarian organizations from delivering critical assistance, and obstructs US citizens from engaging in people-to-people exchanges and peace-building efforts. This is yet another tragic cost of the unresolved 70-year-old Korean War. Please join us on June 23 for an online […]