Myanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: APMyanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: AP
Myanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: AP

Japan, South Korean firms among businesses supporting Myanmar military abuses, Amnesty says

  • The rights group urged the companies that partner with Myanmar’s MEHL to cut ties that may be helping to finance atrocities against the Rohingya
  • Pan-Pacific South Korea, which runs garment factories, said that it intends to end its relationship with the military-backed conglomerate

Topic |   Myanmar
Myanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: APMyanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: AP
Myanmar military officers at a ceremony to mark the 72nd anniversary of independence day in January. Photo: AP
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