The military-backed government in Burma has one of the world’s worst records on human rights, with multiple violations of international humanitarian law.
The Burmese Army rapes, loots, burns, tortures and kills. Despite these appalling acts, there is no UN global arms embargo on Burma. The brutal army is still allowed to buy foreign weapons to commit horrific human rights abuses.
Amnesty International report calling for the United Nations Security Council to immediately impose a mandatory arms embargo on Burma.
Report by Amnesty International, Saferworld and other NGOs
A briefing paper on India’s increasingly close relationship with the regime in Burma, supplying arms, loans and making significant investments…