Humanitarian atrocities in eastern Burma exposed


Source: Thailand Burma Border Consortium (TBBC)
Date: 19 Oct 2007
Bangkok – The Thailand Burma Border Consortium (TBBC) today exposed the Burmese junta as being the primary perpetrators of violence and abuse against civilians in conflict-affected areas of eastern Burma. While the brutality of the crackdown against pro-democracy protestors in Rangoon was beamed throughout the world, a new report from TBBC documents ongoing violations of international humanitarian law committed against internally displaced communities beyond the media spotlight. More…

Money transfer from Thailand to Burma affected by unrest

Thu 18 Oct 2007

The protests in Burma last month has brought about a decline in the amount of money migrant workers from Burma send home from Thailand. Job related problems and lack of suitable openings is also one reason for the fall in transfer of money. More…


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One Response to “Humanitarian atrocities in eastern Burma exposed”

  1. Erik Says:

    hey if all this is going on why dont we send in some troops to help? Because i’m going there to help when i’m 18 or 20 to help the karen rebels stop the burmese goverment from what i heard is to be almost genocide, not murder?

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