Myanmar

Myanmar must look beyond 'flawed' report to stop cycle of Buddhist-Muslim violence - 30 avril 2013

Headline Title:  Myanmar must look beyond 'flawed' report to stop cycle of Buddhist-Muslim violence Recommendations in a government-backed report investigating last year's devastating violence in Myanmar fail to effectively tackle discrimination against Rohingya Muslims and could trigger more hum Recommendations in a government-backed report investigating last year's devastating violence in Myanmar fail to effectively tackle discrimination against Rohingya Muslims and could trigger more human rights abuses. Media Node:  rohingya Twitter Tag:  myanmar

Myanmar. Les autorités doivent protéger les communautés exposées à la violence

Les violences entre les communautés bouddhiste et musulmane au Myanmar, qui auraient fait plusieurs morts, doivent inciter les autorités à protéger de toute urgence les personnes exposées, a déclaré Amnesty International. Les violences entre les communautés bouddhiste et musulmane au Myanmar, qui auraient fait plusieurs morts, doivent inciter les autorités à protéger de toute urgence les personnes exposées, a déclar

Myanmar: Authorities must protect communities at risk of violence

Violence between Buddhist and Muslim communities in Myanmar that reportedly left several people dead demonstrates an urgent need for Myanmar authorities to protect people at risk, Amnesty International said. Violence between Buddhist and Muslim communities in Myanmar that reportedly left several people dead demonstrates an urgent need for Myanmar authorities to protect people at risk, Amnesty Internati

Myanmar. La nouvelle commission sur les prisonniers politiques doit travailler dans le cadre d'un mandat plus large

Le gouvernement du Myanmar a fait un pas dans la bonne direction en décidant de former une commission chargée de réexaminer le dossier des prisonniers politiques, a déclaré Amnesty International, mais cette révision doit avoir une portée bien plus grande. Le gouvernement du Myanmar a fait un pas dans la bonne direction en décidant de former une commission chargée de réexaminer le dossier des prisonniers politiques, a déclaré Amnesty International, m

New Myanmar prisoner amnesty committee needs wider mandate

The Myanmar government’s decision to form a committee to review political prisoner cases is a step in the right direction but the review needs to have a much wider reach, Amnesty International said.  The Myanmar government’s decision to form a committee to review political prisoner cases is a step in the right direction but the review needs to have a much wider reach, Amnesty International said

New Myanmar prisoner amnesty committee needs wider mandate - 8 février 2013

Headline Title:  Myanmar prisoner amnesty committee needs wider mandate The Myanmar government’s decision to form a committee to review political prisoner cases is a step in the right direction but the review needs to have a much wider reach, Amnesty International said The Myanmar government’s decision to form a committee to review political prisoner cases is a step in the right direction but the review needs to have a much wider reach. Media Node:  Myanmar prisoner release Story Location:  Myanmar 24° 5' 11.7204" N, 95° 48' 2.8116" E “We are heartened by this very important first step towards establishing a review mechanism. However, it is imperative to have assurances that the mandate of this new committee will extend to all prisoners who have been unfairly detained, not only political prisoners” Source:  Isabelle Arradon, Amnesty International’s Deputy-Director for the Asia-Pacific Date:  Ve, 08/02/2013 URL:  Myanmar: Open letter to the Minister of Home Affairs Description:  Amnesty International's full recommendations on the prisoner release committee, 15 November 2012

Myanmar. Il faut protéger les civils de l’État kachin pris dans le conflit et enquêter sur des attaques

Le Myanmar doit prendre toutes les mesures possibles pour éviter que des civils soient blessés dans l’État kachin, a déclaré Amnesty International après la mort de trois personnes, tuées par des bombardements aériens menés, semble-t-il, par les forces armées dans la région. Le Myanmar doit prendre toutes les mesures possibles pour éviter que des civils soient blessés dans l’État kachin, a déclaré Amnesty International après la mort de trois personnes, tuées par des bo

Myanmar: Protect civilians caught in the Kachin state conflict, investigate attacks - 15 janvier 2013

Headline Title:  Myanmar: Protect civilians caught in the Kachin state conflict, investigate attacks Myanmar must take all possible steps to avoid civilian casualties in Kachin state, Amnesty International said after three people were killed in air strikes which were reportedly carried out by the Myanmar must take all possible steps to avoid civilian casualties in Kachin state, Amnesty International said after three people were killed in air strikes. Media Node:  KAchin airstrikes Story Location:  ميانمار 25° 20' 9.3012" N, 96° 33' 31.8168" E “Both the army and the KIA must ensure that civilians caught in the conflict area are protected. The three tragic deaths in Laiza shows that there are real concerns that civilian lives might be at risk if indiscriminate fire is used” Source:  Isabelle Arradon, Amnesty International’s Deputy Asia-Pacific Director Date:  Ma, 15/01/2013

Myanmar: Protect civilians caught in the Kachin state conflict, investigate attacks

Myanmar must take all possible steps to avoid civilian casualties in Kachin state, Amnesty International said after three people were killed in air strikes which were reportedly carried out by the armed forces in the region. Myanmar must take all possible steps to avoid civilian casualties in Kachin state, Amnesty International said after three people were killed in air strikes which were reportedly carried out by the

Myanmar. D’autres prisonniers politiques ont été libérés, tandis que pointent les prémices d’un mécanisme de révision

L’annonce de la libération lundi 19 novembre de plus de 50 prisonniers politiques, dont les prisonniers d’opinion U Myint Aye et Saw Kyaw Kyaw Min, est un nouveau pas dans la bonne direction et une étape vers la remise en cause de la détention arbitraire au Myanmar, a déclaré Amnesty International. L’annonce de la libération lundi 19 novembre de plus de 50 prisonniers politiques, dont les prisonniers d’opinion U Myint Aye et Saw Kyaw Kyaw Min, est un nouveau pas dans la bonne direct