TITLE

International Censure, Regional Appeasement

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2007, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article cites that the U.S. is pushing for the United Nations (UN) Security Council to censure the ruling State Peace and Development Council after a UN General Assembly human rights panel passed a resolution condemning Myanmar's unwillingness to investigate claims of political regression, torture and forced labor. The U.S. effort to have Myanmar tagged a threat to international peace and security will dent the junta's international standing.
ACCESSION #
24169684

 

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