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Burma’s Political Prisoners and U.S. Sanctions

Categories: Asia,Burma,Business/Economics,Civil/Human Rights,Crime/Justice

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/row/R42363.pdf

Reviews situation of political prisoners in Burma, including current estimates of numbers, information on prisoner releases by government authorities, and status of U.S. sanctions.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists