Doh Athan

Security forces have been arresting the relatives of those suspected or charged with crimes when they can't find the suspects themselves. This is illegal, and a fundamental breach of human rights.

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This week, we visit a fishing village in the Myeik Archipelago in Taninthayi Region where locals say they are working in conditions similar to slavery for the local fishery owner. They are paid in goods instead of cash, and many are in debt to their owner and unable to leave. We joined a local MP to visit the island to see conditions for ourselves.

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