Myanmar military 'tortures civilians' - human rights group

By Reuters | Mon, 9 Jun 2014 11:16 AM
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By Jared Ferrie

YANGON, June 9 (Reuters) - Myanmar security forces "systematically" torture civilians in conflict-racked Kachin state, a rights group said on Monday, the third anniversary of renewed fighting between government forces ethnic minority insurgents in the northern state.

The Bangkok-based Fortify Rights group said it interviewed 78 survivors and witnesses of torture perpetrated ...

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