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David Weissbrodt, Joan Fitzpatrick, and Frank Newman
, International Human Rights—Law, Policy, and Process (3d ed. 2001).

Supplement to Chapter 6: What Charter-Based Mechanisms are Available For Violations of Human Rights? (November 2003)



Section C: Updates on Situation in Burma 



Human Rights Watch Reports
 

Human Rights Watch webpage on Burma

at: http://www.hrw.org/asia/burma.php (last visited November 17, 2003) 

Human Rights Watch, My Gun Was as Tall as Me: Child Soldiers in Burma (2002) at: http://hrw.org/reports/2002/burma (last visited, November 10, 2003)
 

Human Rights Watch, World Report (2003) on Burma at: http://hrw.org/wr2k3/asia2.html (last visited, November 10, 2003)
 

Human Rights Watch, World Report (2002) on Burma at: http://hrw.org/wr2k2/asia2.html (last visited, November 10, 2003) 

Amnesty International Reports 

Amnesty International, Myanmar: Justice on Trial, AI Index: ASA 16/019/2003 (2003) at:

http://web.amnesty.org/library/Index/ENGASA160192003?open&of=ENG-MMR (last visited November 11, 2003)

Amnesty International, Torture of Ethnic Minority Women, AI Index: ASA 16/017/2001 (2001) at: http://web.amnesty.org/library/Index/ENGASA160172001?open&of=ENG-MMR (last visited November 10, 2003)

Amnesty International, Ethnic Minorities:  Targets of Repression, AI Index: ASA 16/014/2001 (2001) at: http://web.amnesty.org/library/Index/ENGASA160142001?open&of=ENG-MMR (last visited November 10, 2003)

Amnesty International, Annual Report (2003) on Myanmar at: http://web.amnesty.org/report2003/mmr-summary-eng (last visited November 10, 2003)

Amnesty International, Annual Report (2002) on Myanmar at: http://web.amnesty.org/web/ar2002.nsf/asa/myanmar!Open (last visited November 10, 2003)

State Department Reports

 

2002 Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Burma Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, March 31, 2003 at: http://www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2002/18237.htm (last visited November 10, 2003)


2001 Department of State, Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Burma Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, March 4, 2002 at: http://www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2001/eap/8260.htm (last visited, November 10, 2003) 

2002 Department of State, International Religious Freedom Report:  Burma Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor at: http://www.state.gov/g/drl/rls/irf/2002/13868.htm (last visited, November 10, 2003)

2002 Department of State, Trafficking in Persons Report

Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor on June 11, 2003 at: http://www.state.gov/g/tip/rls/tiprpt/2003/21275.htm
(last visited, November 10, 2003)


Section D.3. Correction

            On page 248, in the table on thematic procedures, in the last sentence of the text in the second row, middle column (WG on Arbitrary Detention (1991)).  The sentence should be “The detention of an asylum-seeker may be considered arbitrary if it does not respect the 10 Guarantees developed by the WG.”


Section D.4. Correction

            On page 274, line 6 in paragraph 2, “It is also available to individuals, unlike the 1503 procedure” should be “It is also available to individuals.” 



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