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Posts Tagged ‘UN General Assembly’ (33 found)

Burma Briefing No. 2: The United Nations General Assembly & Burma

This briefing calls on the United Nations General Assembly to establish a Commission of Inquiry into war crimes and crimes against humanity in Burma. EU Member states are currently drafting the twentieth annual resolution on Burma, which is expected to be adopted later this year […]

August 16, 2010  •  By Burma Campaign UK  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤

NLD Reject Burma Elections – UN Must Restart Dialogue Efforts

As the National League for Democracy (NLD) announced that elections laws are so unjust that it will not register as a party to be able to take part, Burma Campaign UK today called on UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to stop trying to persuade Burma’s generals to reform elections designed to maintain military rule. Instead the United Nations should renew efforts to force Burma’s generals to enter into dialogue with the NLD and genuine ethnic representatives […]

March 29, 2010  •  By Burma Campaign UK  •  Tags: , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Crimes in Burma

A report based on an analysis of UN documents – including UN General Assembly and Commission on Human Rights resolutions, as well as reports from several different Special Rapporteurs – indicate that Burma’s military regime may be committing crimes against humanity and war crimes prosecutable under international law.  The report concludes with a call for […]

May 1, 2009  •  By Harvard Law School International Human Rights Clinic  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤