United Nations: ‘Joint Statement by UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – on Myanmar’

27 Mar 2021

Both senior UN officials condemn ‘systematic’ attacks on peaceful protestors and flag international responsibility to protect the people from atrocity crimes. They called for an end to systemic impunity in Myanmar: ‘we must ensure accountability for past crimes and deter the most serious international crimes from being committed’.