Cartoon: Kim Jong-un Receives Peace Prize

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An Indonesian-based organization is giving North Korean leader Kim Jong-un a statesmanship award to honor him for his “peace, justice and humanity.” However, under Jong-un’s rule, North Korea has been called one of the “most harshly repressive countries in the world” for human rights violations including “extermination, murder, torture, and sexual violence.”

Artist: Dimitris Dimarelos (Netherlands)
See more of this artist’s work on Cartoon Movement.

This piece was originally published on August 4, 2015.

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