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UN Special Rapporteur in official visit to assess human rights situation in Myanmar

Special Rapporteur Tomás Ojea Quintana with children on a visit to Myanmar in 2008. Photo: UNESCAPThe United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, Tomás Ojea Quintana, will undertake an official visit to the country from 11 to 21 August 2013. It will include visits to Rakhine State, Kachin State, Shan State, Chin State and Meikhtila in Mandalay Region. “The Government’s agreement to provide me with such wide-ranging access to different parts of the country will give me an Continue reading