Thursday, June 19, 2008

Regime Steps Up Crackdown on Private Cyclone Relief Efforts

Despite assurances of free access by private donors to cyclone-devastated areas of Burma, the military government continues to arrest individuals taking aid to survivors of the May 2-3 storm.

Ten donors have been arrested since the beginning of this month, according to the Thailand-based Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP).

--Read More: here

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