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Burma Bulletin
February 2015
In the February issue: In the February issue: Tatmadaw launches major offensive in Kokang Self-Administered Zone; Red Cross convoys attacked; Clashes, civilian abuse continue in Kachin and Shan States; Students protest National Education Law; Regime revokes temporary IDs; Michaungkan protesters sentenced, more arrested; Other Burma news; List of Reports and much more...
Burma update since the 2014 UNHRC Resolution
March 2015
Since the 2014 UNHRC resolution, Burma’s transition has slid backwards, as the regime failed to implement many of the resolution’s recommendations. Among the critical issues the regime has failed to tackle are the ongoing Tatmadaw attacks in Kachin and Shan States and their dire impact on civilians, the repeated sentencing of human rights defenders, increasing media repression, and discrimination against Rohingya. Read more...
Special Features
• Parliamentary proceedings for all legislatures
• List of new laws
• Up-to-date list of MPs & political parties
• Related reports on parliamentary affairs
• Profiles of the President and Vice-Presidents
• Detailed info on cabinet & local administrations
• Profile of the Tatmadaw Commander-in-Chief
• Information on the Human Rights Commission
• Database of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi quotes
• Detailed and up-to-date chronology
• Up-to-date biography, list of awards & honors
• Detailed account of her 2009 arrest & trial
• Quotes from the UN Sec-Gen on Burma
• Chronology of UN envoy's & Rapporteurs' visits
• UN reports, resolutions & statements
• International conventions ratified by Burma
• Up-to-date profiles of Burma's political prisoners
• Information about arrests & sentences
Press Releases, Open Letters, Statements
23/03/15 Burma: UPR commitments remain largely unaddressed
10/03/15 Burmese government urged to cease the assault and arrest of students protesting in Letpadan and Rangoon
28/10/14 Burmese government urged to investigate the enforced disappearance of Sumlut Roi Ja
Latest Updates
27/03/15 - February 2015 Burma Bulletin available in Thai language
23/03/15 - UPR joint submission on Burma published
23/03/15 - Regime Watch: One speech by President Thein Sein added
13/03/15 - January 2015 Burma Bulletin available in Thai language
12/03/15 - Briefer on regime's anti-Rohingya policies published
12/03/15 - Briefer on updates in Burma since the 2014 UNHRC resolution published
12/03/15 - Regime Watch: One speech by President Thein Sein added
06/03/15 - Training Officer position open
02/03/15 - Regime Watch: Two speeches by President Thein Sein added
02/03/15 - February 2015 Burma Bulletin published
24/02/15 - Regime Watch: One speech by President Thein Sein added
24/02/15 - January 2015 Burma Bulletin available in Burmese language
18/02/15 - December 2014 Burma Bulletin available in Burmese language
18/02/15 - November and December 2014 Burma Bulletins available in Thai language
18/02/15 - Regime Watch: Two statements by Myanmar National Human Rights Commission added
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