• Tue, 02 Oct 2018 12:00
    Govt, mining company violated rights of locals, claims report of 10 years of reprisals
    Fortify Rights has accused Thai authorities and a Thai gold mining company of violating the rights of local environmental defenders involved in opposing a gold mine in northeastern Thailand for more than a decade.
    national
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:13
    UN urged to put Myanmar atrocities before ICC
    An international human rights group on Friday urged the United Nations Security Council to refer the situation in Myanmar to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate the full spectrum of atrocities in Rakhine State. 
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:37
    Rights report calls for criminal investigation into Rohingya genocide
    Violence and the military operations against the Rohingya in recent years constitute genocide and crimes against humanity, human right defenders Fortify Rights categorically state in their report released on Thursday, which identifies 22 Myanmar Army and Police officials who should be criminally investigated for their roles in the atrocities.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:00
    Pressure builds to stop keeping children in detention centres
    AUTHORITIES are preparing to cease putting children seeking asylum into detention centres.
    national
  • Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:28
    Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia urged to end Rohingya refugee detention
    The governments of Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia should end the indefinite detention of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar and provide them with full protection, said Fortify Rights and the Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK (BROUK) in a new briefing today.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Nov 2014 01:00
    'Myanmar authorities profit from Rohingya trafficking'
    Myanmar state security forces are complicit in and are profiting from increasingly lucrative maritime human trafficking and the smuggling of Rohingya Muslims from the country's Rakhine State, Fortify Rights revealed in a briefing yesterday.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Nov 2014 20:10
    Human rights violations come to the fore
    A report by Fortify Rights, a human rights advocacy group, highlighted grave human rights violations in Rakhine state, which forced people to flee and suffer from ill treatments.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 07 Nov 2014 15:23
    Myanmar authorities profit from Rohingya trafficking, smuggling: Report
    Myanmar state security forces are complicit in and profiting from the increasingly lucrative maritime human trafficking and smuggling of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar's Rakhine State, Fortify Rights revealed in a briefing released today.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:21
    Myanmar authorities profit from Rohingya trafficking, smuggling: Report
    Myanmar Eleven - Myanmar state security forces are complicit in and profiting from the increasingly lucrative maritime human trafficking and smuggling of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar's Rakhine State, Fortify Rights revealed in a briefing released today.
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