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Human Rights in Myanmar Under Scrutiny Ahead of ASEAN Summit

Just days before Myanmar will host major regional summits, the country - where the military still holds considerable sway -- is facing renewed scrutiny about its human rights record. Non-governmental organizations are alleging Myanmar’s military has been and continues to be involved in serious violations of human rights. An independent organization based in Southeast Asia, Fortify Rights,  said it has documented how Myanmar’s navy, army, police and other security forces have made...

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