Burma UN Rapporteur Blocked on Kachin State Visit as more Kachin minority groups flee war to China

VOA quoted Yanghee Lee as saying she had received “no cooperation from both the Union and Kachin State government—I was not allowed to visit the places which I applied to visit.”

“That really harms my rights and duties,” she reportedly went on to say. “My responsibility is to look for injustices and human rights violations, [the government] did not allow me to visit the places where human rights violations are taking place.”

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PUBLISHED: 18:24, 11 January 2017 | UPDATED: 18:24, 11 January 2017




Dhaka's been begging genocidal neighbour to "take back" #Rohingya for 38 yrs.




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