Myanmar Blocks UN Rights Investigator Simply Earlier than Go to

Myanmar Blocks UN Rights Investigator Just Before Visit

Yanghee Lee expressed her concern in regards to the Rakhine state following her blocked entry

Geneva, Switzerland:  Myanmar has informed the UN impartial investigator into human rights within the nation that it’s going to not cooperate along with her or grant her entry to the nation for the remainder of her tenure, she stated in an announcement on Wednesday.

Yanghee Lee, UN particular rapporteur, stated she had been on account of go to in January to evaluate human rights throughout Myanmar, together with abuses in opposition to Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State.

“This declaration of non-cooperation with my mandate can solely be seen as a robust indication that there should be one thing terribly terrible taking place in Rakhine, in addition to in the remainder of the nation,” she stated.

(Reporting by Tom Miles; Enhancing by Catherine Evans)

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