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Press Release
September 1, 2016

As President Obama prepares for next week’s Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Laos, Amnesty International USA has urged him to press leaders to address human rights abuses in...

Press Release
August 24, 2016

The establishment of a high-level commission headed by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan is a welcome step towards addressing the human rights situation in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, Amnesty Int...

Press Release
July 19, 2016

The Myanmar government must immediately order the relocation of a sulfuric acid factory built dangerously close to a village, which is continuing to operate despite grave concerns over its health a...

Victory
July 5, 2016

Prisoner of conscience U Gambira was released on 1 July after all charges against him were dropped by courts in Myanmar.

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