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March
22
2019

Myanmar Must be Referred to International Criminal Court

By FORUM-ASIA and Progressive Voice
March
21
2019

Myanmar: Women, Girls Trafficked as ‘Brides’ to China

By Human Rights Watch
March
14
2019

Special Rapporteur Report Highlights Need for Accountability

By Burma Human Rights Network

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March 22, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Rohingya Demand Accountability and Justice

“We are not stateless. Stop calling us that. We have a state. It is Myanmar. So, we want to go home to Myanmar with our rights, our citizenship, and international security on the ground. For one year, the UN and the international community had countless discussions about R... Read more ►

March 15, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

#Standwithher to End Atrocity Crimes in Myanmar

“We need the world to act as a united community to implement target sanctions against the military and to have a body outside Burma to [deliver] justice and to hold generals accountable for these extreme human right violations.”Naw K’nyaw Paw, General Secretary of the ... Read more ►

March 6, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

This Land is Our Land

“Land is the key to addressing political grievances and unresolved historic injustices in Burma. The success of a participatory and inclusive peace and reconciliation process will hinge on a political will to embrace the diverse territorial claims and governance systems at... Read more ►

February 26, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

The Spoils of War

“I witnessed with my own eyes that Army soldiers were the only armed group shooting at the homes.”U Moe Kaung, the village administrator As Rakhine State sinks deeper into intractable and complex conflict, the Myanmar government has seen an economic opportunity. In the s... Read more ►

February 21, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

New Constitution Needed for Genuine Transition to Democracy

“The current constitution is not democratic, and Myanmar cannot be considered a democracy without it being amended.”The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar Two years since the assassination of U Ko Ni, the National League for Democracy’s (NLD... Read more ►

February 13, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Ethnic Struggles Face Harsh Reality on Union Day

Over seventy years later, it is time for the the current NLD Government, under the leadership of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, to reflect on what they are doing differently to the decades of military dictatorship… As another Union Day passes in Myanmar[1], ethnic people in all... Read more ►