Rights group Amnesty International urges European Union to back UN commission of inquiry into abuses
Burma says army must grow by more than 25,000 troops each year as observers fear aggressive recruitment of civilians
UN projections for Burma appear mixed but Amnesty International claims the ruling junta is ‘unwilling to protect economic rights’
Suspicion of foreigners in the country around the elections may extend to aid workers despite murmurings among Western policymakers that aid should be stepped up
The international human rights group, Amnesty International has released a damning report on Malaysia’s treatment of migrant workers in the country with workers apprently exploited and lured into jobs with false promises.