Asean Urged to Address Abuses in Burma, Cambodia

As the foreign ministers of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) move into the final day of their meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and prepare to meet with their “dialogue partners” on July 28-29, Human Rights Watch/Asia is calling on ASEAN to effectively address the serious human rights problems in Burma and Cambodia in order to promote stability in […]

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The Coward’s War: Landmines in Cambodia

Published as Cambodia emerged from decades of conflict, The Coward’s War documents how antipersonnel landmines were used by all warring factions. As internally displaced persons were preparing to return from the Thai border, the report describes the urgent need for a mine clearance program to be initiated to prevent further landmine victims. The Coward’s War reviews existing laws pertaining to […]

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