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Myanmar: Parliament must reject discriminatory ‘race and religion’ laws

, Index number: ASA 16/1107/2015

Myanmar’s Parliament must reject or extensively revise four draft laws addressing “race and religion” that are currently under its consideration, said Amnesty International and the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ). These draft laws are discriminatory and could result in violations of a number of human rights, including the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion, the right to privacy, children’s rights and the right to freedom of expression.

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