EU Parliament calls on UN to impose arms embargo on Myanmar

The European Parliament has adopted a Resolution calling on the UN Security Council to impose a “comprehensive arms embargo” and targeted sanctions on those “who appear to be responsible for serious human rights violations” against the Rohingya population. This includes “systematic and widespread attacks” which, according to the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights reports, “amount to genocide, …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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