South Korea

AUGUST 24, 2018

As Supreme Court Hearing Nears, A Conscientious Objector’s Optimism Grows

On August 30, 2018, South Korea’s Supreme Court will hold a public hearing to consider the Constitutional Court’s direction to make provision for conscientious objectors.

DECEMBER 12, 2014

International Convention Coverage: Witnesses Release Bible at World Cup Stadium in Seoul

Jehovah’s Witnesses released the revised New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures in Korean during the “Keep Seeking First God’s Kingdom!” International Convention.

FEBRUARY 14, 2014

Gallup Poll Reveals Shift in Perception of Conscientious Objection in South Korea

An increasing number of South Koreans now favor offering alternative service to those who conscientiously object to military conscription.