Director / Editor: Victor Teboul, Ph.D.
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

India: Release Detained Myanmar Asylum Seekers

By Human Rights Watch
Share this article
Click to expand Image A Myanmarese man looks towards the Indian side at the India-Myanmar border in Mizoram, India on March 20, 2021.  © 2021 AP Photo/Anupam Nath (New York) – Indian authorities should immediately free all detained Myanmar asylum seekers, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities should investigate the deaths of two women who had fled Myanmar and died in custody in Manipur state from Covid-19 in June 2021. Since Myanmar’s military coup on February 1, tens of thousands of Myanmar nationals have fled the country to escape the violent crackdown. Approximately 16,000…

Read complete article

© Human Rights Watch -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter