Elder Statesmen Call for UN Intervention

November 2005
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2005, Vol. 16 Issue 11, p7
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The article reports that former Czech president Vaclav Havel, and retired South African archbishop Desmond Tutu presented a report to the United Nations (UN) Security Council in September 2005, urging the Myanmar government to work with the office of the UN Secretary General to implement a plan for national reconciliation and the restoration of a democratically elected government. The report calls for the immediate and unconditional release of the opposition National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and all other political prisoners.


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