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A/HRC/54/59: Situation of human rights in Myanmar - Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (Advance unedited version)


19 September 2023

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Prepared pursuant to A/HRC/RES/50/3, this report identifies trends and patterns of human rights violations that occurred in Myanmar between 1 April 2022 and 31 July 2023. This report documents incidents affecting the civilian population with particular focus on military airstrikes, ground operations, and arson, and also covers acts of violence by anti-military armed groups. It further addresses human rights concerns of the Rohingya community. Recommendations are made to the military, the National Unity Government, and the international community.

Issued By:

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Delivered To:

Human Rights Council, Fifty-fourth session