U.S. rights report highlights China, Myanmar reforms, abuses

By Reuters | Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:43 PM

By David Brunnstrom

WASHINGTON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department noted some positive reforms in Myanmar and China and other parts of Asia in its annual human rights report released on Thursday but said that serious abuses and severe restrictions on basic freedoms persisted.

The report for 2013 said that despite some progress in Myanmar, conflict-related abuses in ethnic minority areas, ...

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