- Order an immediate and effective investigation with a view to establishing the fate and whereabouts of Dumdaw Nawng Lat and Langjaw Gam Seng’s fate, ensuring their safety and providing their families with information;
- If the two men are in state custody, immediately release them, unless they are charged with an internationally recognizable offence and remanded by an independent, civilian court. If this is the case, transfer them to an official place of detention, and ensure that they are treated humanely, allowed effective, prompt and thereafter regular access to their family, lawyers of their own choosing and adequate medical care; and
- Immediately cease violations of international human rights law against ethnic civilians in conflict and ceasefire areas, bring those who have committed violations to justice and ensure that the Myanmar armed forces adhere strictly to the provisions of international humanitarian law and customary international human rights law.
Contact these two officials by 27 February, 2017: