Monday, February 17, 2014

Rape and Human Trafficking -- Is This Burmese Democracy? | Azeem Ibrahim

Source: Huff Post - Politics

By Azeem Ibrahim 
Executive Chairman, The Scotland Institute
The world may be weary of stories of atrocities with constant accounts of man's inhumanity to man in the media. But recent events in Burma demand the attention and definitive action from the international community. A Thailand-based women's group has recently produced a report that documents more than 100 cases of rape being used as a weapon of war, mainly in the northeast of the country against ethnic and religious minorities.

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