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(က) နိုင်ငံတကာဥပဒေအရ ညှဉ်းပမ်း နှိပ်စက်မှုတွင် မည်သည့် အင်္ဂါရပ်များ ပါဝင်သနည်း။ ညှဉ်းပမ်းနှိပ်စက်မှုကို လူ့အခွင့်အရေးချိုးဖောက်မှုတခုအဖြစ် မှတ်တမ်းတင်နိုင်ရန်အတွက် အောက် ဖေါ်ပြပါ အင်္ဂါရပ်လေးခု ထင်ရှားကြောင်း ဖော်ပြရပါမည်။ ၁။ ရုပ်ပိုင်းဆိုင်ရာအရသော်လည်းကောင်း၊ စိတ်ပိုင်းဆိုင်ရာအရသော်လည်းကောင်း ပြင်းထန်စွာ နာကျင် စေခြင်း၊ သို့မဟုတ် ခံစားရစေခြင်း။ ၂။ ရည်ရွယ်ချက်ဖြင့် အနာတရ ဖြစ်စေခြင်း ၃။ ရည်ရွယ်ချက် အကြောင်းတခုခု ရှိခြင်း။ ၄။ အစိုးရ၏ လုပ်ဆောင်ချက် တို့ဖြစ်သည်။

Human Rights Situation weekly update (August 22 to 31, 2023)

Human Rights Violations took place in States and Regions from Aug 22 to 31, 2023 Military Junta Troop launched airstrikes and dropped bombs in Sagaing Region, Bago Region, Kachin State, and Kayah State from August 22nd to 31st. Military Junta arrested over 30 civilians including 2 children and used them as human shields in Kachin […]

Three civilians killed as military bombs, shells Karenni State

Three local residents were killed and four sustained injuries in junta air and artillery strikes on villages in Karenni (Kayah) State’s Loikaw and Demoso townships on Thursday.  Military aircraft carried out an aerial attack on an internally displaced persons’ (IDP) camp near the village of Htee Hpoe Ka Loe on the Pon Creek in eastern […]

Aid needed for villagers displaced by clashes in northern Shan State

Around 2,000 civilians are in need of food and accommodation after fleeing recent clashes between the military and the Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) in northern Shan State, sources assisting the displaced communities said. The displaced civilians inhabited eight villages located in Muse and Kutkai townships, where fierce fighting between the Myanmar Army and TNLA–an […]


Civil society statement on the visit of Head of OCHA to Myanmar While noting efforts by UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Martin Griffiths, to negotiate humanitarian access across Myanmar, including to Rakhine State following deadly Cyclone Mocha, we, the undersigned 513 civil society organizations, are concerned that Mr. Griffiths’ visit lacked […]

Human Rights Situation weekly update (August 15 to 21, 2023)

Human Rights Violations took place in States and Regions from Aug 15 to 21, 2023 Military Junta Troop launched airstrikes and dropped bombs in Sagaing Region, Bago Region, Kayin State, and Kachin State from August 15th to 21st. Military Junta troops attacked with heavy artillery which seemed to contain chemical poison, to Thasi Village, Kale […]

Human Rights Situation weekly update (August 8 to 14, 2023)

Human Rights Violations took place in States and Regions from Aug 8 to 14, 2023 Military Junta Troops launched airstrikes and dropped bombs in Sagaing Region and Bago Region from August 8th to 14th. Military Junta troops arrested almost 50 civilians and used them as human shields in Tanintharyi Region. Juna’s troops arrested 2 civilians […]

Beaten in prison for marking Martyrs’ Day, two Burmese inmates die

Other inmates, including female prisoners, who participated were placed in solitary confinement. Two Burmese political prisoners beaten by the ruling military junta’s prison authorities for participating in a ceremony marking Martyrs’ Day have died of their injuries, sources with knowledge of the situation said. They were among four inmates authorities physically assaulted in Tharrawaddy Prison in Bago […]

Fire station raid triggers junta attacks in Budalin Township

The attacks come as resistance forces continue to hold the township’s fire department chief and others for helping the regime to target dissidents Regime forces have begun carrying out raids in Sagaing Region’s Budalin Township following the capture late last week of fire department staff and their families by local resistance groups. According to sources […]

‘Dramatic increase’ in Myanmar war crimes: UN probe

Investigators say they are looking for evidence linking crimes to specific individuals, especially high-level officials UN investigators said Tuesday they had gathered strong evidence of surging war crimes in Myanmar, including mass executions and sexual violence, and were building case files to help bring perpetrators to justice. The Southeast Asian country has been ravaged by […]