The Korean Peasants League (KPL) is a
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whose members are
South Korea South Korea (Korean: /, RR: ''Hanguk''; literally /, RR: ''Namhan'', or /, MR: ''Namchos┼Ćn'' in North Korean usage), officially the Republic of Korea (ROK; Korean: /, RR: ''Daehan Minguk''), is a country in East Asia, constituting the ...
n farmers. The KPL was involved in demonstrations in 2003
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in Cancun, Mexico, and one farmer stabbed himself to death during the protest. A video interview was conducted with KPL spokesperson ame unclearafter the event.


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Korean Peasants League
Political organizations based in South Korea Rural community development {{SouthKorea-org-stub