Reuters: ‘In Rare Legal Test, Myanmar Faces Genocide Hearings at The Hague’

5 Dec 2019

Commenting on the The Gambia’s request for provisional measures in the The Gambia v Myanmar case before the International Court of Justice, Dr. Priya Pillai, Head of Asia Justice Coalition’s Secretariat commented: ‘If the court feels there is sufficient threat and it needs to step in, it can ... order Myanmar to cease and desist in terms of military operations and violence so that civilians are protected’.