Related Rule
Republic of Korea
Practice Relating to Rule 90. Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment
The Republic of Korea’s ICC Act (2007) provides for the punishment of crimes listed in the 1998 ICC Statute, including genocide by “causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group”; “[t]orture of a person in the custody or under the control of the perpetrator by inflicting upon that person severe physical or mental pain or suffering” and “[o]ther inhumane acts of a similar character intentionally causing great suffering, or serious injury to physical or mental health” as crimes a against humanity; as well as the war crimes of “[c]ausing a person substantial physical or mental harm or suffering, especially by torturing … that person” and “[treating] a person who is to be protected under international humanitarian law in a gravely humiliating or degrading manner” in both international and non-international armed conflicts. 
Republic of Korea, ICC Act, 2007, Articles 8(2)(1), 9(2)(5), 9(2)(9), 10(2)(2) and 10(4).