November 15, 2017

“On several issues she’s part of the problem”, Mark Farmaner, director of Burma Campaign UK, told MPs.

Giving evidence to the International Development Committee, Mark Farmaner is quoted in the Guardian: “She has kept political prisoners in jail. Although she hasn’t the power to stop their arrests, she has the power to release them – including a 14-year-old recently jailed who was arrested by the Burmese army. She can repeal repressive laws, she has powers to improve human rights. She’s choosing not to.”

Read Guardian article

Read Burma Campaign UK’s written evidence

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