Commission on Human Rights
16 April 2003
In a resolution on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), (E/CN.4/2003/ L.31/Rev.1), adopted by a roll-call vote of 28 in favour and 10 against, with 14 abstentions, ...
The results were as follows:
In favour (28): Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, France, Gabon, Germany, Guatemala, Ireland, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
Against (10): Algeria, China, Cuba, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Malaysia, Russian Federation, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Viet Nam, and Zimbabwe.
Abstentions (14): Bahrain, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, India, Pakistan, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Thailand, Togo, and Uganda.