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Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, October 24, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “Over the years, Hun Sen has created and developed a core of security force officers who have ruthlessly and violently carried out his orders,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 22, 2020 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “No dictator reaches or stays at the top without the support of other ruthless people,” “Underneath Hun Sen are a core group of generals who abuse and intimidate Cambodians with the same contempt towards pluralism and democracy that Hun Sen has exhibited throughout his 35 years in power. Like their boss, they need to be called out and held accountable for their many crimes” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 22, 2020 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “Banning Voice TV is the Thai government’s latest attempt to stop the reporting about democracy protests and ensuing abuses against protesters,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 21, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly demand an immediate end to the Thai government’s censorship and political repression,” “Prime Minister Prayuth should immediately lift Voice TV’s ban and end further attempts to stifle media freedom and free speech in Thailand” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 21, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials ” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy ,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "North Korea's pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

laht Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

ibtimes Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading,” External link

voanews Monday, October 19, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes,” External link

voanews Monday, October 19, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Pyongyang North Korea ) : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading,” External link

nypost Monday, October 19, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

expressindia Monday, October 19, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams acrescentou : "Os norte-coreanos dizem que vivem com medo constante de serem apanhados num sistema onde os procedimentos oficiais geralmente são irrelevantes, a culpa é presumida e a única saída é por meio de subornos e conexões" External link

expresso Monday, October 19, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

aljazeera-en Monday, October 19, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes,” External link

aljazeera-en Monday, October 19, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams acrescentou : "Os norte-coreanos dizem que vivem com medo constante de serem apanhados num sistema onde os procedimentos oficiais geralmente são irrelevantes, a culpa é presumida e a única saída é por meio de subornos e conexões" External link

WortLuxembourg-pt Monday, October 19, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading," External link

deutschewelle-en Monday, October 19, 2020 6:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 19, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Former government officials told Human Rights Watch that mistreatment and humiliation are considered a crucial part of the North Korean criminal justice system,” “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 19, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “By sending in the police to violently disperse peaceful protesters, Thailand’s government is embarking on a wider crackdown to end the students’ protests,” External link

laht Sunday, October 18, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news24 Saturday, October 17, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, October 17, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

wsau Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

nbcnews Saturday, October 17, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, October 17, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “By sending in the police to violently disperse peaceful protesters, Thailand’s government is embarking on a wider crackdown to end the students’ protests,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Protesters in Thailand are peacefully demanding democracy, human rights, and reform,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

chesterfirst Friday, October 16, 2020 11:43:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials ” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy ,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point," External link

theherald-au Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point," External link

watoday Thursday, October 15, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people's fundamental freedoms in Thailand," External link

startribune Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 13, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” “Thailand’s international friends should call on the government to stop arresting peaceful protesters, listen to their views, and allow them to freely and safely express their visions for the future” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 13, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhashan Char," External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhashan Char," External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, October 1, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 1, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “In a darkly ironic attempt to portray Bhasan Char as a safe location, Bangladesh authorities beat Rohingya refugees, including children, who were protesting their detention and begging to return to their families in Cox’s Bazar,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “In a darkly ironic attempt to portray Bhasan Char as a safe location, Bangladesh authorities beat Rohingya refugees, including children, who were protesting their detention and begging to return to their families in Cox’s Bazar,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 1, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 1, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The commission appears to admit just enough to try to placate international opinion, which has overwhelmingly concluded that crimes against humanity and even genocide occurred, while shielding senior military commanders who planned and ordered atrocities,” “Scapegoating a few low-ranking soldiers will fool no one. The commission’s report is only meaningful if the military acknowledges responsibility and agrees to an independent international justice process” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerned governments have shown great patience to see if this commission would finally lead to a major breakthrough by the Myanmar authorities in truth-telling and accountability,” “While low expectations may cause some to see a glass half full, the sad reality is a glass that’s still nearly empty. The government’s modest admissions of responsibly are just too little, too late” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Only by allowing UN experts to conduct a long-promised independent assessment would it be possible to determine the feasibility, safety, and sustainability of the arrangements at Bhasan Char," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, September 16, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Only by allowing UN experts to conduct a long-promised independent assessment would it be possible to determine the feasibility, safety, and sustainability of the arrangements at Bhasan Char,” External link

dhakatribune Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Bangladesh government is detaining refugees on a remote island, separated from their families, in a callous attempt to claim that that it is safe and habitable," External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of putting on a show for visitors and laying out fancy feasts, the Bangladesh government should listen to refugees' most basic plea: to be safely reunited with their families," "Bangladesh authorities should follow through with their original promise by bringing the refugees back to their families in Cox's Bazar and moving forward with the planned independent UN assessment of the island" External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government is detaining refugees on a remote island, separated from their families, in a callous attempt to claim that that it is safe and habitable,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of putting on a show for visitors and laying out fancy feasts, the Bangladesh government should listen to refugees’ most basic plea: to be safely reunited with their families,” “Bangladesh authorities should follow through with their original promise by bringing the refugees back to their families in Cox’s Bazar and moving forward with the planned independent UN assessment of the island” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote : "The NAB has been widely criticised as being used for political purposes and it's evident that the charges against Rehman were politically motivated. Rehman's ordeal epitomizes the fast-shrinking space for dissent and criticism in Pakistan," External link

irishsun Friday, September 11, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s inexplicable that the Japanese government would try to curry favor with Myanmar’s abusive security apparatus by providing financial assistance to the police,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Japanese government should realize that giving shiny new equipment to Myanmar’s police won’t make them less abusive,” “By conferring undeserved legitimacy on the Myanmar police, they are signaling to Myanmar’s people that their suffering is of little concern” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry has highlighted the massive scale of mistreatment of women in prison and the need for broad and sustained reform,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 8, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 8, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While an important step, this report can only bring change if Pakistani authorities follow its recommendations and end widespread abuse,” External link

voanews Monday, September 7, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform,” External link

voanews Monday, September 7, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Human Rights Ministry has highlighted the massive scale of mistreatment of women in prison and the need for broad and sustained reform," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 6, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave – even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 6, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thai authorities should stop arresting and charging activists for organizing and participating in peaceful pro-democracy rallies,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 28, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s human rights crisis is increasingly reverberating around the world,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 28, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

kualalumpurtimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

irishsun Wednesday, August 26, 2020 4:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

tv5 Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

LePoint Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : «La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller» External link

la-croix Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

challenges Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

afp-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar needs to accept an international solution that provides for the safe, voluntary return of Rohingya refugees, while an understandably stretched Bangladesh should not make conditions inhospitable for refugees who have nowhere to go," External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, August 25, 2020 9:01:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognise that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

thedailystarBD Monday, August 24, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

dhakatribune Monday, August 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, August 24, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

reliefWeb Monday, August 24, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, August 24, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave – even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

eurasiareview Monday, August 24, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The United Nations and concerned governments should speak out publicly against the rolling political repression in Thailand,” “Thai youth are increasingly demanding real progress toward democracy and the rule of law so they can freely express their visions for the future of the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Toshimitsu Motegi ) : “Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi’s whirlwind trip encompasses four countries with human rights crises of their own making,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Toshimitsu Motegi ) : “Foreign Minister Motegi should use his trip to let each government know that Japan’s financial and development aid needs to go hand-in-hand with a commitment and action toward protecting human rights,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s repeated promises that it would listen to dissidents have been proven pointless as arrests of activists increase,” External link

laht Friday, August 21, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : “The authorities should make amends for their mistakes and drop the charges and release Arnon and the other detained activists,” External link

laht Friday, August 21, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

wsoctv Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

expressindia Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

bbc Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 9:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, August 20, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

guardian Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

startribune Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

timescolonist Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government's authoritarian tendencies and lack of respect for human rights," External link

aljazeera-en Sunday, August 16, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government’s authoritarian tendences and lack of respect for human rights,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 16, 2020 2:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government’s authoritarian tendencies and lack of respect for human rights,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, August 15, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s intolerance of political criticism and dissenting opinions indicates an embrace of authoritarian rule, not a transition to rule of law and democracy,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations need to publicly demand that the Thai government should fulfill its promises to allow Thai people to organize, assemble peacefully, and express their visions for the future of the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, August 15, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rong Chhun ) : "He probably thinks that 20% is where it will stop, so he can go ahead and arrest Rong Chhun and many other people without any consequences," External link

BangkokPost Thursday, August 13, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Daily ) : “The arrests of democracy supporters and activists are an attempt to dismantle Hong Kong’s civil society, including independent media like Apple Daily ,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, August 11, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Xi Jinping ) : “Governments and the United Nations urgently need to work together to reverse the assault on rights and freedoms in Hong Kong,” “They need to unite around a collective strategy toward the increasingly abusive Chinese government, which under Xi has rolled back a generation of modest but important rights improvements on the mainland. Hong Kong should not fall victim to the same fate” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, August 11, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani Supreme Court judgment is just the latest indictment of the NAB’s unlawful behavior,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 10, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 10, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “By arresting peaceful activists calling for democracy and political reform, Thailand is continuing the kind of oppressive rule established under the previous military dictatorship,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 10, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “With each new politically motivated arrest, Thailand moves further away from the democratic path,” “Peaceful protests for political reform should not be criminalized. Diplomats and the United Nations need to publicly demand the Thai government allow its people to organize and express their visions for the country’s future” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 10, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Pakistani authorities should uphold the government's human rights obligations," "Pakistan's parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability" External link

globalsecurity Friday, August 7, 2020 7:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani Supreme Court judgment is just the latest indictment of the NAB’s unlawful behaviour,” External link

thenews-pk Friday, August 7, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

thenews-pk Friday, August 7, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

thenews-pk Friday, August 7, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Pakistani authorities should uphold the government's human rights obligations," "Pakistan's parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability" External link

irishsun Thursday, August 6, 2020 3:15:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

rferl Thursday, August 6, 2020 1:13:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

geo-tv Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:49:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should uphold the government’s human rights obligations,” “Pakistan’s parliament should amend or repeal the NAB ordinance to ensure that the principles of fair trial, due process, and transparency are not compromised on the pretext of accountability” External link

thenews-pk Thursday, August 6, 2020 10:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While the Thai government has a responsibility to adopt measures to protect people from the pandemic, the government has not offered evidence to justify the extension of its limitless state of emergency,” External link

voanews Wednesday, July 29, 2020 11:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Extending the emergency will allow Thai authorities to continue to repress contrary views, arrest critics, and ban peaceful rallies for political and not public health reasons,” External link

voanews Wednesday, July 29, 2020 11:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It's inexplicable that the Japanese government would try to curry favor with Myanmar's abusive security apparatus by providing financial assistance to the police," External link

thedailystarBD Friday, July 24, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of supporting Myanmar's police, Japan should be helping the victims of rights abuses and ethnic cleansing by working with other donor governments to hold the security forces accountable," External link

thedailystarBD Friday, July 24, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Japanese government should realize that giving shiny new equipment to Myanmar's police won't make them less abusive," "By conferring undeserved legitimacy on the Myanmar police, they are signalling to Myanmar's people that their suffering is of little concern" External link

thedailystarBD Friday, July 24, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s inexplicable that the Japanese government would try to curry favor with Myanmar’s abusive security apparatus by providing financial assistance to the police,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, July 23, 2020 9:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Japanese government should realize that giving shiny new equipment to Myanmar’s police won’t make them less abusive,” “By conferring undeserved legitimacy on the Myanmar police, they are signaling to Myanmar’s people that their suffering is of little concern” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, July 23, 2020 9:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return,” External link

mizzima Sunday, July 12, 2020 7:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government’s assurances that the refugees on Bhasan Char are safe and well-off means the authorities should welcome the UN’s unfettered access to the island to provide protection and basic services, and conduct a long overdue technical assessment,” “While Bangladesh authorities should not be cruelly holding refugees lives in the balance, concerned governments should do more to press Myanmar to accept responsibility for the Rohingya refugees” External link

mizzima Sunday, July 12, 2020 7:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani government should cease using the National Accountability Bureau to target journalists, opposition politicians, and outspoken critics,” “As a first step, the government should repeal the draconian dictatorship-era laws that have shrunk basic free expression rights” External link

thenews-pk Saturday, July 11, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani government should cease using the National Accountability Bureau to target journalists, opposition politicians, and outspoken critics,” “As a first step, the government should repeal the draconian dictatorship-era laws that have shrunk basic free expression rights” External link

thenews-pk Friday, July 10, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return,” External link

dhakatribune Friday, July 10, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While Bangladesh authorities should not be cruelly holding refugees’ lives in the balance, concerned governments should do more to press Myanmar to accept responsibility for the Rohingya refugees,” External link

dhakatribune Friday, July 10, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government’s assurances that the refugees on Bhasan Char are safe and well-off means the authorities should welcome the UN’s unfettered access to the island to provide protection and basic services, and conduct a long-overdue technical assessment,” External link

dhakatribune Friday, July 10, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return,” External link

dailytimesPK Friday, July 10, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return,” External link

eurasiareview Friday, July 10, 2020 3:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government’s assurances that the refugees on Bhasan Char are safe and well-off means the authorities should welcome the UN’s unfettered access to the island to provide protection and basic services, and conduct a long overdue technical assessment,” “While Bangladesh authorities should not be cruelly holding refugees’ lives in the balance, concerned governments should do more to press Myanmar to accept responsibility for the Rohingya refugees” External link

eurasiareview Friday, July 10, 2020 3:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, July 9, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government’s assurances that the refugees on Bhasan Char are safe and well-off means the authorities should welcome the UN’s unfettered access to the island to provide protection and basic services, and conduct a long overdue technical assessment,” “While Bangladesh authorities should not be cruelly holding refugees’ lives in the balance, concerned governments should do more to press Myanmar to accept responsibility for the Rohingya refugees” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, July 9, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return," External link

afp-en Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities are using the pandemic as an excuse to detain refugees on a spit of land in the middle of a churning monsoon sea while their families anxiously pray for their return," External link

haberler-en Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:43:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities are flouting the rule of law, arbitrarily arresting anyone they feel might be criticizing the government, and in particular the prime minister or her family," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ruling party is literally playing with people's lives by holding them in indefinite detention under spurious charges amid a global pandemic," "Instead of using Covid-19 as pretense to lock up critics, the authorities should be responding to the pandemic by releasing people like Kajol, who have been arbitrarily arrested and pose no danger to others" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prisoners in Myanmar’s horribly overcrowded and unsanitary prisons and labor camps face health hazards in the best of times, and the prison authorities are ill-equipped to treat those who become sick with COVID-19,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, June 29, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities need to act fast to address prison conditions,” “Keeping Myanmar’s jails and prisons full and overcrowded is endangering detainees, staff and could jeopardize the country’s efforts to stop the pandemic’s broader spread” External link

myanmarnews Monday, June 29, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities should promptly release those who shouldn’t have been jailed in the first place, including critics of the government,” “Convicted prisoners most at risk of falling severely ill if they get COVID-19 should be given special consideration for alternatives to detention” External link

myanmarnews Monday, June 29, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “ASEAN leaders, having done almost nothing for years, should dramatically rethink their approach to the Rohingya crisis,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, June 27, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “ASEAN governments’ focus on repatriation over safety and accountability reveals a callous disregard for Rohingya lives,” “ASEAN member states should drop their harmful ‘non-interference’ mantra and express their readiness to respond to Myanmar’s abuses and lack of cooperation with international agencies” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, June 27, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar’s government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now COVID-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities,” “Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : “Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, June 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Cambodian government is obligated to find out what happened to Wanchalearm, who was taken away at gunpoint in Phnom Penh, and ensure he is safe," External link

dw-en Wednesday, June 17, 2020 4:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : “Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua,” External link

ABCnews Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:46:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : “Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : "Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua," External link

startribune Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:39:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : “Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : "Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua," External link

startribune Wednesday, June 17, 2020 12:33:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Lives Matter ) : “Indonesian authorities should recognize that given the global attention to the Black Lives Matter movement, sending peaceful activists to prison will only bring more international attention to human rights concerns in Papua,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, June 17, 2020 12:11:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Southeast Asian governments are callously passing the buck on protecting Rohingya refugees desperate for sanctuary and a future after Myanmar’s military drove them from their homes with mass atrocities,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, June 13, 2020 7:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Southeast Asian governments are cruelly passing the responsibility of protecting Rohingya refugees in desperate search for refuge and a future after the Burmese Army kicked them out of their homes with mass atrocities,” External link

laht Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : “While Myanmar is basically responsible for the Rohingya refugees’ plight, Malaysia and Thailand should remove their earmuffs and see the risks and suffering they face at sea,” External link

laht Saturday, June 13, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Southeast Asian governments are callously passing the buck on protecting Rohingya refugees desperate for sanctuary and a future after Myanmar's military drove them from their homes with mass atrocities," External link

haberler-en Friday, June 12, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The abduction of a prominent Thai political activist on the streets of Phnom Penh demands an immediate response from Cambodian authorities,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, June 8, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Foreign governments and donors should press the Cambodian government to take all necessary measures to find Wanchalearm or risk being complicit in his abduction,” External link

news-yahoo Monday, June 8, 2020 5:03:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams déclaré : "L'enlèvement d'un éminent activiste politique thaïlandais dans les rues de Phnom Penh nécessite une réponse immédiate des autorités cambodgiennes" External link

lepetitjournal Monday, June 8, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The abduction of a prominent Thai political activist on the streets of Phnom Penh demands an immediate response from Cambodian authorities,” External link

laht Saturday, June 6, 2020 2:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The abduction of a prominent Thai political activist on the streets of Phnom Penh demands an immediate response from Cambodian authorities,” External link

BangkokPost Friday, June 5, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The abduction of a prominent Thai political activist on the streets of Phnom Penh demands an immediate response from Cambodian authorities," External link

msn-uk Friday, June 5, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Our officers received a call of a subject shot in the parking lot of Burger King. Upon arrival, officers responded and were able to be on scene very quick within 60 seconds and provide aid to the victim,” External link

wbtv Thursday, May 28, 2020 6:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hong Kong has ) : “Hong Kong has been a refuge to Chinese activists and civil society groups. And the law would likely eliminate that refuge,” External link

theglobeandmail Monday, May 25, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should scrap its policy of summarily locking up Rohingya and throwing away the key, condemning them to indefinite detention in cramped and unhygienic detention centers now susceptible to a Covid-19 outbreak,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, May 22, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand should help the oppressed Rohingya from Myanmar, not worsen their suffering,” “The Thai government should recognize the plight of Rohingya and allow them access to desperately needed protection” External link

reliefWeb Friday, May 22, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should scrap its policy of summarily locking up Rohingya and throwing away the key, condemning them to indefinite detention in cramped and unhygienic detention centers now susceptible to a Covid-19 outbreak,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 22, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand should help the oppressed Rohingya from Myanmar, not worsen their suffering,” “The Thai government should recognize the plight of Rohingya and allow them access to desperately needed protection” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 22, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The cyclone marks the beginning of monsoon season, adding further dangers for refugees who spent months on a crowded boat, starving and floating at sea, and now have been detained and beaten on Bhasan Char,” “The Bangladesh government should immediately transfer the refugees to the camps where humanitarian agencies can give them the medical and psychosocial care they desperately need” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, May 21, 2020 8:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government properly brought Rohingya refugees stranded at sea ashore, but holding them on a tiny island during a cyclone is dangerous and inhumane,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The cyclone marks the beginning of monsoon season, adding further dangers for refugees who spent months on a crowded boat, starving and floating at sea, and now have been detained and beaten on Bhasan Char,” “The Bangladesh government should immediately transfer the refugees to the camps where humanitarian agencies can give them the medical and psychosocial care they desperately need” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 21, 2020 1:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Ahmadis are among the most persecuted communities in Pakistan and to exclude them from a minority rights commission is absurd," External link

dw-en Tuesday, May 12, 2020 10:36:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It is only an insecure and authoritarian government that uses a pandemic to arrest cartoonists, journalists, and activists," External link

polandsun Sunday, May 10, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It is vital for the Bangladesh government to recognize that freedom of speech is key in the battle against Covid-19," "The government should stop harassing journalists, activists, doctors, and nurses for voicing concern and instead address the urgent need for aid, transparency, and resources that have them raising the alarm in the first place" External link

polandsun Sunday, May 10, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It is vital for the Bangladesh government to recognise that freedom of speech is key in the battle against Covid-19. The government should stop harassing journalists, activists, doctors, and nurses for voicing concern and instead address the urgent need for aid, transparency, and resources that have them raising the alarm in the first place," External link

thedailystarBD Friday, May 8, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Ahmadis are among the most persecuted communities in Pakistan and to exclude them from a minority rights commission is absurd," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, May 8, 2020 2:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Ahmadis are among the most persecuted communities in Pakistan and to exclude them from a minority rights commission is absurd," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, May 8, 2020 2:32:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Ahmadis are among the most persecuted communities in Pakistan and to exclude them from a minority rights commission is absurd,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 8, 2020 7:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistan needs an independent and inclusive national human rights institution, and not an exclusionary government-controlled one,” “Excluding Ahmadis from the NCM is just the latest sign of its deeply discriminatory policies towards this persecuted group” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 8, 2020 7:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It is only an insecure and authoritarian government that uses a pandemic to arrest cartoonists, journalists, and activists," External link

myanmarnews Friday, May 8, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It is vital for the Bangladesh government to recognize that freedom of speech is key in the battle against Covid-19," "The government should stop harassing journalists, activists, doctors, and nurses for voicing concern and instead address the urgent need for aid, transparency, and resources that have them raising the alarm in the first place" External link

myanmarnews Friday, May 8, 2020 2:23:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It is only an insecure and authoritarian government that uses a pandemic to arrest cartoonists, journalists, and activists,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 8, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It is vital for the Bangladesh government to recognize that freedom of speech is key in the battle against Covid-19,” “The government should stop harassing journalists, activists, doctors, and nurses for voicing concern and instead address the urgent need for aid, transparency, and resources that have them raising the alarm in the first place” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 8, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh faces the tremendous challenge of assisting Rohingya boat people while preventing the spread of COVID-19, but sending them to a dangerously flood-prone island without adequate health care is hardly the solution," External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, May 5, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams added : "Any quarantines need to ensure aid agency access and safety from storms, and a prompt return to their families on the mainland," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, May 5, 2020 1:48:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh faces the tremendous challenge of assisting Rohingya boat people while preventing the spread of Covid-19, but sending them to a dangerously flood-prone island without adequate health care is hardly the solution,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 5, 2020 6:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s culpability for the plight of the Rohingya does not give Bangladesh free rein to send people to an island where their lives could be in danger,” “Support from international donors can help Bangladesh protect the refugee population from the pandemic while upholding the rights and safety of newly arriving boat people” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 5, 2020 6:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh faces the tremendous challenge of assisting Rohingya boat people while preventing the spread of Covid-19, but sending them to a dangerously flood-prone island without adequate health care is hardly the solution,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, May 5, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s culpability for the plight of the Rohingya does not give Bangladesh free rein to send people to an island where their lives could be in danger,” “Support from international donors can help Bangladesh protect the refugee population from the pandemic while upholding the rights and safety of newly arriving boat people” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, May 5, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani government should urgently investigate and report on the whereabouts of the activist Idris Khattak, who has been missing for nearly six months,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, May 4, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Imran Khan ) : “Enforced disappearances are an egregious crime that will persist in Pakistan unless the government gets serious about investigating them and bringing those responsible to justice,” “Now that he is prime minister, Imran Khan needs to ensure that Pakistan takes measures to end the cruel practice” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, May 4, 2020 8:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities need to protect against the spread of COVID-19 in the Rohingya refugee camps, but every effort should be made to limit the harm from lockdown measures," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, April 29, 2020 6:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : “Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military’s atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die,” External link

laht Wednesday, April 29, 2020 4:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities need to protect against the spread of Covid-19 in the Rohingya refugee camps, but every effort should be made to limit the harm from lockdown measures,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, April 28, 2020 10:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities need to protect against the spread of Covid-19 in the Rohingya refugee camps, but every effort should be made to limit the harm from lockdown measures,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, April 28, 2020 6:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh is in a race against time to contain the spread of Covid-19 in the Rohingya refugee camps, but the government’s new restrictions could make things worse,” “Instead of shutting down the internet and severely curtailing basic services, the government should work with humanitarian groups to ensure aid and protection reaches those in need” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, April 28, 2020 6:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military's atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die," External link

globalsecurity Sunday, April 26, 2020 3:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : "Concerned governments should call on Bangladesh to bring these two Rohingya boatloads ashore and provide generous financial support for these and other refugees living in overcrowded camps," External link

globalsecurity Sunday, April 26, 2020 3:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military's atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die," External link

polandsun Saturday, April 25, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams added : "Concerned governments should call on Bangladesh to bring these two Rohingya boatloads ashore and provide generous financial support for these and other refugees living in overcrowded camps," External link

polandsun Saturday, April 25, 2020 7:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been called the 'Mother of Humanity' for offering protection to Rohingya fleeing Myanmar, but now her government is turning its back on these refugees," External link

haberler-en Saturday, April 25, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military’s atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die,” External link

voanews Saturday, April 25, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams added : “Concerned governments should call on Bangladesh to bring these two Rohingya boatloads ashore and provide generous financial support for these and other refugees living in overcrowded camps,” External link

voanews Saturday, April 25, 2020 4:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : "Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military's atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die," External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, April 25, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh has shouldered a heavy burden as the result of the Myanmar military’s atrocity crimes, but this is no excuse to push boatloads of refugees out to sea to die,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, April 25, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called herself the ‘Mother of Humanity’ for offering protection to Rohingya fleeing Myanmar, but now her government is turning its back on these refugees,” “Concerned governments should call on Bangladesh to bring these two Rohingya boatloads ashore and provide generous financial support for these and other refugees living in overcrowded camps” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, April 25, 2020 3:05:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai soldiers who tortured these two brothers, killing one of them, will only face justice for this ghastly crime if there is an independent and impartial investigation,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, April 21, 2020 5:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This torture case is a major test for the Thai government to demonstrate that it is committed to respecting basic rights and ensuring justice for victims of serious human rights violations,” “The Thai government should take its military out of drug enforcement so that no family will suffer such brutality in the future” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, April 21, 2020 5:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : “The space for dissent in Pakistan is shrinking fast, and anyone who criticizes government actions can become a target,” External link

rferl Friday, April 17, 2020 4:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Cambodian government is using the COVID-19 pandemic as a pretext to assert absolute power over all aspects of civil, political, social, and economic life – all without any time limits or checks on abuses of power," External link

theage Friday, April 10, 2020 10:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Cambodian government is using the COVID-19 pandemic as a pretext to assert absolute power over all aspects of civil, political, social, and economic life – all without any time limits or checks on abuses of power," External link

news-yahoo Friday, April 10, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities need to act fast to address prison conditions,” “Keeping Myanmar’s jails and prisons overcrowded is endangering detainees and staff, and could jeopardise the country’s efforts to stop the pandemic’s broader spread” External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, April 7, 2020 12:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities need to act fast to address prison conditions,” “Keeping Myanmar’s jails and prisons overcrowded is endangering detainees and staff, and could jeopardise the country’s efforts to stop the pandemic’s broader spread” External link

mmtimes Tuesday, April 7, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prisoners in Myanmar’s horribly overcrowded and unsanitary prisons and labor camps face health hazards in the best of times, and the prison authorities are ill-equipped to treat those who become sick with Covid-19,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, April 6, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Convicted prisoners most at risk of falling severely ill if they get Covid-19 should be given special consideration for alternatives to detention,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, April 6, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Prisoners in Myanmar's horribly overcrowded and unsanitary prisons and labor camps face health hazards in the best of times, and the prison authorities are ill-equipped to treat those who become sick with COVID-19," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, April 4, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar authorities need to act fast to address prison conditions," "Keeping Myanmar's jails and prisons full and overcrowded is endangering detainees, staff and could jeopardize the country's efforts to stop the pandemic's broader spread" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, April 4, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar authorities should promptly release those who shouldn't have been jailed in the first place, including critics of the government," "Convicted prisoners most at risk of falling severely ill if they get COVID-19 should be given special consideration for alternatives to detention" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, April 4, 2020 12:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prisoners in Myanmar’s horribly overcrowded and unsanitary prisons and labor camps face health hazards in the best of times, and the prison authorities are ill-equipped to treat those who become sick with COVID-19,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, April 4, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities need to act fast to address prison conditions,” “Keeping Myanmar’s jails and prisons full and overcrowded is endangering detainees, staff and could jeopardize the country’s efforts to stop the pandemic’s broader spread” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, April 4, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities should promptly release those who shouldn’t have been jailed in the first place, including critics of the government,” “Convicted prisoners most at risk of falling severely ill if they get COVID-19 should be given special consideration for alternatives to detention” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, April 4, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Even before the coronavirus, Hun Sen ran roughshod over human rights, so these sweeping, undefined, and unchecked powers should set off alarm bells among Cambodia's friends and donors," "Instead of passing laws to protect public health, the Cambodian government is using the COVID-19 pandemic as a pretext to assert absolute power over all aspects of civil, political, social, and economic lifeall without any time limits or checks on abuses of power," External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 3, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "The emergency law will allow Hun Sen, at long last, to run the country by fiat," "It will make his dictatorial rule legal and official" External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 3, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hun Sen has denied or downplayed the risks posed to Cambodia by the coronavirus in Cambodia, but evidently he's more than willing to join the bandwagon of autocratic leaders using the crisis to justify giving themselves vastly expanded powers," "The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights should remind Hun Sen that if he wants to suspend certain rights, he has to notify the UN Human Rights Committee. But pandemic or not, many rights cannot be suspended, and Cambodia will remain bound by its international legal commitments" External link

globalsecurity Friday, April 3, 2020 6:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The economically marginalized are among the most vulnerable groups affected by COVID-19, and the government should urgently find ways to protect them,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 9:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The economically marginalized are among the most vulnerable groups affected by COVID-19, and the government should urgently find ways to protect them,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Of The ) : "The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn't compound the threats workers face to their health," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Of The ) : "The economically marginalized are among the most vulnerable groups affected by COVID-19, and the government should urgently find ways to protect them," External link

irishsun Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 2:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The economically marginalized are among the most vulnerable groups affected by COVID-19, and the government should urgently find ways to protect them,” External link

rferl Thursday, April 2, 2020 2:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s failure to enforce labour laws has contributed to garment and textile workers being among the most vulnerable segments of Pakistani society,” “The Pakistani authorities should meet their obligation to protect workers while considering necessary measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19” External link

thenews-pk Thursday, April 2, 2020 1:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s failure to enforce labour laws has contributed to garment and textile workers being among the most vulnerable segments of Pakistani society,” “The Pakistani authorities should meet their obligation to protect workers while considering necessary measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19” External link

thenews-pk Thursday, April 2, 2020 1:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, April 2, 2020 10:59:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s failure to enforce labor laws has contributed to garment and textile workers being among the most vulnerable segments of Pakistani society,” “The Pakistani authorities should meet their obligation to protect workers while considering necessary measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, April 2, 2020 10:59:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s failure to enforce labor laws has contributed to garment and textile workers being among the most vulnerable segments of Pakistani society,” “The Pakistani authorities should meet their obligation to protect workers while considering necessary measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “Even before the coronavirus, Hun Sen ran roughshod over human rights, so these sweeping, undefined, and unchecked powers should set off alarm bells among Cambodia’s friends and donors,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “The emergency law will allow Hun Sen, at long last, to run the country by fiat,” “It will make his dictatorial rule legal and official” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hun Sen has denied or downplayed the risks posed to Cambodia by the coronavirus in Cambodia, but evidently he’s more than willing to join the bandwagon of autocratic leaders using the crisis to justify giving themselves vastly expanded powers,” “The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights should remind Hun Sen that if he wants to suspend certain rights, he has to notify the UN Human Rights Committee. But pandemic or not, many rights cannot be suspended, and Cambodia will remain bound by its international legal commitments” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerns about possible chemical and heavy metal contamination in the water and soil near Kuala Koh make it crucial for the government to publicly release the full results of its investigations into the villagers’ deaths,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Batek are entitled to see the full analysis of the water they drink and the soil on which they live,” “Keeping this information in government file cabinets would not be acceptable for residents of Kuala Lumpur, nor should it be considered acceptable for an Indigenous community” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Even before the coronavirus, Hun Sen ran roughshod over human rights, so these sweeping, undefined, and unchecked powers should set off alarm bells among Cambodia’s friends and donors,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “The emergency law will allow Hun Sen, at long last, to run the country by fiat,” “It will make his dictatorial rule legal and official” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Hun Sen has denied or downplayed the risks posed to Cambodia by the coronavirus in Cambodia, but evidently he’s more than willing to join the bandwagon of autocratic leaders using the crisis to justify giving themselves vastly expanded powers,” “The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights should remind Hun Sen that if he wants to suspend certain rights, he has to notify the UN Human Rights Committee. But pandemic or not, many rights cannot be suspended, and Cambodia will remain bound by its international legal commitments” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should ensure that prisoners and detainees have adequate health care in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak,” External link

zmescience Thursday, April 2, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now Covid-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, April 1, 2020 9:13:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "While the government has a responsibility to prevent the spread of misinformation about COVID-19, this doesn't mean silencing those with genuine concerns or criticism of the government's handling of the crisis," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of combing Facebook and television and arresting people for posting about COVID-19, Bangladesh authorities should focus energy on actually stopping the spread of the virus," "This includes upholding academic freedom and the right to free speech, and ensuring that everyone has access to accurate information about the spread and impact of the virus" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now Covid-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now Covid-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," External link

bbc Wednesday, April 1, 2020 11:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now Covid-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, April 1, 2020 11:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of combing Facebook and television and arresting people for posting about Covid-19, Bangladesh authorities should focus energy on actually stopping the spread of the virus,” External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, April 1, 2020 10:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While the government has a responsibility to prevent the spread of misinformation about COVID-19, this doesn’t mean silencing those with genuine concerns or criticism of the government’s handling of the crisis,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, April 1, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : “Instead of combing Facebook and television and arresting people for posting about COVID-19, Bangladesh authorities should focus energy on actually stopping the spread of the virus,” “This includes upholding academic freedom and the right to free speech, and ensuring that everyone has access to accurate information about the spread and impact of the virus” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, April 1, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “We’ve been lobbying hard, with a bunch of other seafood producers, to have some dedicated freight out of Australia for Australian seafood produce and I believe there is a resolution coming tomorrow,” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, March 31, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government should ensure that prisoners and detainees have adequate health care in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand should not forget the people who are behind bars during the COVID-19 crisis," "Thai authorities owe it to the prisoners and their families to take urgent steps to prevent transmission of the coronavirus in all prisons and detention facilities" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should ensure that prisoners and detainees have adequate health care in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, March 31, 2020 8:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand should not forget the people who are behind bars during the COVID-19 crisis,” “Thai authorities owe it to the prisoners and their families to take urgent steps to prevent transmission of the coronavirus in all prisons and detention facilities” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, March 31, 2020 8:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 5:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now COVID-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 5:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

irishsun Tuesday, March 31, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now COVID-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus," External link

irishsun Tuesday, March 31, 2020 3:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Authorities must ensure that these people have access to information, humanitarian aid and health services, including rapid tests and the isolation of those who show symptoms of COVID-19 infection,” External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 31, 2020 1:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

aa-en Monday, March 30, 2020 11:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus," External link

aa-en Monday, March 30, 2020 11:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

haberler-en Monday, March 30, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus," External link

haberler-en Monday, March 30, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Malaysia can't effectively combat Covid-19 if migrants, stateless people, and refugees are unable to get health care because they can't afford it, face discrimination, or fear arrest and deportation," External link

thedailystarBD Monday, March 30, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar's government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe," External link

myanmarnews Monday, March 30, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now COVID-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities," "Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus" External link

myanmarnews Monday, March 30, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The looming threat of the coronavirus demands Myanmar reverse course in its approach toward those affected by conflict, from negligence and abuse to urgent protection," "It should prioritize its COVID response in camps and immediately remove the barriers to health care it has enforced for years - or it will be condemning people to preventable deaths, both in the camps and nationwide" External link

myanmarnews Monday, March 30, 2020 1:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Hun Sen is going after everybody as he has been sitting on a tinder box for years," External link

watoday Monday, March 30, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : "With the Philippines, there is no one more erratic than [President Rodrigo] Duterte, he is more than willing to use the full force of the military, the police, death squads against his people. I don’t think anyone could feel comfortable that if he was angry enough, he wouldn’t use national interest to silence someone by violence or the law," External link

watoday Monday, March 30, 2020 9:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Years of conflict, neglect, and abusive policies by Myanmar’s government and military have left hundreds of thousands of displaced people sitting in the path of a public health catastrophe,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, March 30, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Health conditions are already disastrous for displaced people in Rakhine, Kachin, and northern Shan camps, and now COVID-19 is threatening to decimate these vulnerable communities,” “Donors are ready to help, but nothing can happen unless the Myanmar government ends restrictions on movement and permits aid groups the kind of unfettered access needed for a rapid, substantive response to the virus” External link

reliefWeb Monday, March 30, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The looming threat of the coronavirus demands Myanmar reverse course in its approach toward those affected by conflict, from negligence and abuse to urgent protection,” “It should prioritize its COVID response in camps and immediately remove the barriers to health care it has enforced for years or it will be condemning people to preventable deaths, both in the camps and nationwide” External link

reliefWeb Monday, March 30, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Authorities should […] ensure that accurate information on the virus and its prevention is urgently made accessible to all [Rohingya in camps]," External link

haberler-en Friday, March 27, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government is in a race against the clock to contain the spread of coronavirus, including in the Rohingya refugee camps, and can’t afford to waste precious time with harmful policies,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 27, 2020 12:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Rohingya refugee camps are a tinderbox for the coronavirus pandemic,” “Authorities should lift the internet ban immediately and ensure that accurate information on the virus and its prevention is urgently made accessible to all” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 27, 2020 12:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government is in a race against the clock to contain the spread of coronavirus, including in the Rohingya refugee camps, and can’t afford to waste precious time with harmful policies,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, March 27, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Rohingya refugee camps are a tinderbox for the coronavirus pandemic,” “Authorities should lift the internet ban immediately and ensure that accurate information on the virus and its prevention is urgently made accessible to all” External link

reliefWeb Friday, March 27, 2020 12:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thai authorities seem intent on shutting down critical opinions from the media and general public about their response to the COVID-19 crisis," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : "While the Thai government has a responsibility to adopt measures that would protect the Thai people from the outbreak, the Emergency Decree announced is a dangerous warning to the press and social media users to self-censor criticism or face prosecution," "Prime Minister Prayut's military and civilian governments have long records of repressing contrary views, arresting critics, and persecuting whistleblowers. The government has granted itself virtually unlimited powers under the guise of the COVID-19 crisis that should be immediately repealed" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, March 26, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thai authorities seem intent on shutting down critical opinions from the media and general public about their response to the COVID-19 crisis,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, March 26, 2020 5:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “While the Thai government has a responsibility to adopt measures that would protect the Thai people from the outbreak, the Emergency Decree announced is a dangerous warning to the press and social media users to self-censor criticism or face prosecution,” “Prime Minister Prayut’s military and civilian governments have long records of repressing contrary views, arresting critics, and persecuting whistleblowers. The government has granted itself virtually unlimited powers under the guise of the COVID-19 crisis that should be immediately repealed” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, March 26, 2020 5:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given the Bangladeshi authorities' record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk," External link

deutschewelle-en Sunday, March 22, 2020 7:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Even as Bangladesh recorded its first death from COVID-19, tens of thousands of people gathered in Raipur in the south of the country to pray 'healing verses' from the Quran to protect the country against the pandemic," External link

haberler-en Sunday, March 22, 2020 4:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government has an obligation to uphold access to health care for everyone, including prisoners and detainees, who are among the most vulnerable groups,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 20, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani government’s longstanding failure to ensure hygienic and humane conditions in prison and other detention facilities is amplifying the threat posed by COVID-19,” “Immediate and urgent steps should be taken to mitigate the risks and hopefully start a journey towards systemic, large-scale prison reform” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 20, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "A 'double-tap' bombing outside a government building has no aim but to cause the greatest loss of human life," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, March 18, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government should thoroughly investigate the attack on the SBPAC and bring all those responsible to justice in compliance with human rights law," "As long as Thai security forces are shielded from criminal responsibility and long-held grievances in the ethnic Malay Muslim community are ignored, the insurgents will use the situation to try to justify unlawful attacks" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, March 18, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “A ‘double-tap’ bombing outside a government building has no aim but to cause the greatest loss of human life,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, March 18, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should thoroughly investigate the attack on the SBPAC and bring all those responsible to justice in compliance with human rights law,” “As long as Thai security forces are shielded from criminal responsibility and long-held grievances in the ethnic Malay Muslim community are ignored, the insurgents will use the situation to try to justify unlawful attacks” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, March 18, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given the Bangladesh authorities' record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk," External link

myanmarnews Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladeshis should not live in fear of abduction if they share something on Facebook," "The government needs to seriously investigate the many cases in which family members allege that the victim was picked up by security forces but whose whereabouts remain unknown" External link

myanmarnews Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : “The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given the Bangladesh authorities’ record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Sunday, March 15, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladeshis should not live in fear of abduction if they share something on Facebook,” “The government needs to seriously investigate the many cases in which family members allege that the victim was picked up by security forces but whose whereabouts remain unknown” External link

HumanRightsWatch Sunday, March 15, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given Bangladesh authorities' record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk," External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladeshis should not live in fear of abduction if they share something on Facebook," External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, March 14, 2020 10:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given the Bangladesh authorities’ record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladeshis should not live in fear of abduction if they share something on Facebook,” “The government needs to seriously investigate the many cases in which family members allege that the victim was picked up by the security forces but the whereabouts of the abducted person remain unknown,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The case of Shafiqul Islam Kajol is deeply concerning, particularly given Bangladesh authorities' record of abducting people and holding them in secret detention where their safety and lives are at risk," External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladeshis should not live in fear of abduction if they share something on Facebook," "The government needs to seriously investigate the many cases in which family members allege that the victim was picked up by security forces but whose whereabouts remain unknown" External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, March 14, 2020 6:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The space for dissent in Pakistan is shrinking fast, and anyone who criticises government actions can become a target,” External link

thenews-pk Saturday, March 14, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The space for dissent in Pakistan is shrinking fast, and anyone who criticises government actions can become a target,” External link

thenews-pk Saturday, March 14, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Since the Constitutional Court wrongfully dissolved the Future Forward Party, Thanathorn has faced a barrage of arbitrary legal actions from agencies packed with military junta-appointed personnel," External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 13, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Democracy is under sustained attack and the world's democracies have basically looked away because of their business, security, and intelligence relationships with Thailand," "This double standard should end. Governments and international agencies should call for all politically motivated charges against Thanathorn to be immediately dropped, the ban against Future Forward reversed, and an end to the persecution of dissenting voices" External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 13, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The space for dissent in Pakistan is shrinking fast, and anyone who criticizes government actions can become a target,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 13, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government is failing in its international legal obligation to ensure an environment permitting free expression and dissent,” “The authorities should take all measures necessary to stop the intimidation and harassment of the media and dissenting voices” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 13, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Since the Constitutional Court wrongfully dissolved the Future Forward Party, Thanathorn has faced a barrage of arbitrary legal actions from agencies packed with military junta-appointed personnel,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 13, 2020 5:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Democracy is under sustained attack and the world’s democracies have basically looked away because of their business, security, and intelligence relationships with Thailand,” “This double standard should end. Governments and international agencies should call for all politically motivated charges against Thanathorn to be immediately dropped, the ban against Future Forward reversed, and an end to the persecution of dissenting voices” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 13, 2020 5:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Indonesia had been the good-news story in South-East Asia, but in the past year the human rights situation took a turn for the worse," External link

abc-au Monday, February 24, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This decision seriously weakens the political opposition for the benefit of the military-backed ruling party and unjustly cancels the votes of over six million Future Forward Party supporters,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, February 22, 2020 2:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Constitutional Court's ruling to dissolve the Future Forward Party is a knockout blow for Thailand's teetering efforts to restore democratic rule after a military dictatorship," External link

myanmarnews Friday, February 21, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's friends abroad should denounce this jarring setback to a return to political pluralism and democratic rule," "When an up-and-coming political party that calls for reforms and represents dissenting voices can be dissolved on specious grounds, the democratic rights of all Thais are at risk" External link

myanmarnews Friday, February 21, 2020 11:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Constitutional Court’s ruling to dissolve the Future Forward Party is a knockout blow for Thailand’s teetering efforts to restore democratic rule after a military dictatorship,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, February 21, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s friends abroad should denounce this jarring setback to a return to political pluralism and democratic rule,” “When an up-and-coming political party that calls for reforms and represents dissenting voices can be dissolved on specious grounds, the democratic rights of all Thais are at risk” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, February 21, 2020 11:15:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Indonesia had been the good-news story in South-East Asia, but in the past year the human rights situation took a turn for the worse," External link

abc-au Thursday, February 20, 2020 9:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The government has the responsibility to protect the right to speech and expression, not use its internet laws as an excuse to go after singers who criticize clerics or anyone who criticises the prime minister or her family," External link

thedailystarBD Sunday, February 16, 2020 1:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The government has the responsibility to protect the right to speech and expression, not use its internet laws as an excuse to go after singers who criticize clerics or anyone who criticizes the prime minister or her family," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of recommending 'caution,' the prime minister should be upholding the democratic principles of free speech," "People can be criticized or countered if their speech is offensive, but the state should not be locking up people simply because they said something the police decided is unpleasant" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government has the responsibility to protect the right to speech and expression, not use its internet laws as an excuse to go after singers who criticize clerics or anyone who criticizes the prime minister or her family,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, February 15, 2020 6:01:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of recommending ‘caution,’ the prime minister should be upholding the democratic principles of free speech,” “People can be criticized or countered if their speech is offensive, but the state should not be locking up people simply because they said something the police decided is unpleasant” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, February 15, 2020 6:01:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The trade preferences unilaterally granted by the EU are based on the requirement of adherence to international human rights standards,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, February 12, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “As the dictatorial leader of Cambodia, Hun Sen is responsible for the ruthless crackdown on dissent and human rights across the country, which forced the EU to follow its own rules and suspend some EU trade benefits,” “Hun Sen can get these preferences restored and show he cares about Cambodian workers by ending his assault on labor rights, the political opposition, and fundamental freedoms. International companies sourcing from Cambodia should enhance pressure on the government so that it complies with its international human rights obligations” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, February 12, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The handling of Billy's case makes a mockery of Thai government pledges to pursue justice and end the culture of impunity," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, February 4, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The attorney general should support the DSI's efforts to fully uncover the truth of Billy's case, not just for his family's sake but for all Thais who have had a loved one forcibly disappeared," "The Thai government needs to demonstrate its commitment to justice and stop influential officials from once again getting away with murder" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, February 4, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The handling of Billy’s case makes a mockery of Thai government pledges to pursue justice and end the culture of impunity,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, February 4, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The attorney general should support the DSI’s efforts to fully uncover the truth of Billy’s case, not just for his family’s sake but for all Thais who have had a loved one forcibly disappeared,” “The Thai government needs to demonstrate its commitment to justice and stop influential officials from once again getting away with murder” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, February 4, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

myanmarnews Friday, January 31, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The commission appears to admit just enough to try to placate international opinion, which has overwhelmingly concluded that crimes against humanity and even genocide occurred, while shielding senior military commanders who planned and ordered atrocities,” “Scapegoating a few low-ranking soldiers will fool no one. The commission’s report is only meaningful if the military acknowledges responsibility and agrees to an independent international justice process” External link

myanmarnews Friday, January 31, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerned governments have shown great patience to see if this commission would finally lead to a major breakthrough by the Myanmar authorities in truth-telling and accountability,” “While low expectations may cause some to see a glass half full, the sad reality is a glass that’s still nearly empty. The government’s modest admissions of responsibly are just too little, too late” External link

myanmarnews Friday, January 31, 2020 4:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Using criminal laws to chill free expression and political opposition has no place in a democracy,” External link

latimes Tuesday, January 28, 2020 6:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Pakistani authorities should stop arresting activists like Manzoor Pashteen who are critical of government actions or policies,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, January 27, 2020 9:49:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistan government should find ways of resolving political disagreements with dialogue rather than intimidation,” “Peaceful dissent is the essence of democracy and should not be treated as sedition” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, January 27, 2020 9:49:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, January 23, 2020 2:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

nytimes Thursday, January 23, 2020 1:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Myanmar commission's report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it's still a major disappointment," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The commission appears to admit just enough to try to placate international opinion, which has overwhelmingly concluded that crimes against humanity and even genocide occurred, while shielding senior military commanders who planned and ordered atrocities," "Scapegoating a few low-ranking soldiers will fool no one. The commission's report is only meaningful if the military acknowledges responsibility and agrees to an independent international justice process" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Concerned governments have shown great patience to see if this commission would finally lead to a major breakthrough by the Myanmar authorities in truth-telling and accountability," "While low expectations may cause some to see a glass half full, the sad reality is a glass that's still nearly empty. The government's modest admissions of responsibly are just too little, too late" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The commission appears to admit just enough to try to placate international opinion, which has overwhelmingly concluded that crimes against humanity and even genocide occurred, while shielding senior military commanders who planned and ordered atrocities,” “Scapegoating a few low-ranking soldiers will fool no one. The commission’s report is only meaningful if the military acknowledges responsibility and agrees to an independent international justice process” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerned governments have shown great patience to see if this commission would finally lead to a major breakthrough by the Myanmar authorities in truth-telling and accountability,” “While low expectations may cause some to see a glass half full, the sad reality is a glass that’s still nearly empty. The government’s modest admissions of responsibly are just too little, too late” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 22, 2020 11:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League took office after securing 96 percent of seats in the parliament, with international concern about an increasing bent towards authoritarianism,” External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, January 15, 2020 9:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Prime Minister Prayut's second term continued with the same disregard for human rights that characterized his time as head of the military junta," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's foreign friends should not ignore the rapidly deteriorating human rights situation in the country," "There should be no rush to return to business as usual without securing serious commitments from Prime Minister Prayut and his government to respect democratic principles and rights for all" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh's ruling Awami League took office after securing 96 percent of parliament, with international concern about an increasing bent towards authoritarianism," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh’s ruling Awami League took office after securing 96 percent of parliament, with international concern about an increasing bent towards authoritarianism,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams says : "It (Suchanee's conviction) was meant to be a strong signal to all Thai media," External link

dw-en Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams says : "The corollary is that people are really self-censoring," External link

dw-en Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams says : "The fake news law is only political content," "It could of course be weaponized by the authorities ... They could easily start going after Facebook posts, and the fake news law has no requirement that the information is false or defamatory" External link

dw-en Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams says : "It's actually unfortunately very effective," "If you bankrupt people and you go after their livelihoods and their assets, it is very intimidating. What is surprising is that they (the Thai government) allowed so many against people who they know should not have claims against them" External link

dw-en Tuesday, January 14, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "The Sheikh Hasina government in Bangladesh continues its march toward authoritarianism, willing only to allow praise, and shutting down criticism," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, January 9, 2020 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Controlling access to information is one of the hallmark signs of an authoritarian government," "As the Bangladesh government increasingly stifles its civil society, it's critical for the international community to press the government to uphold the basic principles of democracy, including a free press" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, January 9, 2020 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Sheikh Hasina government in Bangladesh continues its march toward authoritarianism, willing only to allow praise, and shutting down criticism,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 9, 2020 7:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : “Controlling access to information is one of the hallmark signs of an authoritarian government,” “As the Bangladesh government increasingly stifles its civil society, it’s critical for the international community to press the government to uphold the basic principles of democracy, including a free press” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 9, 2020 7:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "As he neared the top of the stairs one suspect struck the victim several times in face with a metal pipe saying he'd kill him if he ever returned," External link

thespec Wednesday, December 25, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "As he neared the top of the stairs one suspect struck the victim several times in face with a metal pipe saying he'd kill him if he ever returned," External link

thespec Wednesday, December 25, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kate Chadwick ) : “It’s difficult to believe that militants burned down over 300 buildings in Wa Peik over a one-month period while Burmese security forces stood there and watched,” External link

frontiermyanmar Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:23:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's prosecution of opposition politicians and activists for holding peaceful protests shows how unwilling it is to ease its chokehold on fundamental freedoms," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 18, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Concerned governments should urge Thai officials to drop these politically motivated charges against the Future Forward Party leadership," "There should be no rush to return to business as usual with Thailand until the Prayut government seriously commits to respect human rights" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 18, 2019 11:39:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s prosecution of opposition politicians and activists for holding peaceful protests shows how unwilling it is to ease its chokehold on fundamental freedoms,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, December 18, 2019 6:22:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerned governments should urge Thai officials to drop these politically motivated charges against the Future Forward Party leadership,” “There should be no rush to return to business as usual with Thailand until the Prayut government seriously commits to respect human rights” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, December 18, 2019 6:22:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “New satellite images not only confirm the widespread destruction of Rohingya villages but show that it was even greater than we first thought,” External link

frontiermyanmar Monday, December 9, 2019 11:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Lao authorities should without delay release all the activists being detained for planning a peaceful pro-democracy demonstration and permit the rally to take place," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, November 16, 2019 11:58:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Laos should not be seen as a postcard country whose serious rights abuses the world can simply ignore," "Governments and international agencies should press Lao authorities to immediately release all detained activists and end the persecution of the government's critics" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, November 16, 2019 11:58:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Lao authorities should without delay release all the activists being detained for planning a peaceful pro-democracy demonstration and permit the rally to take place,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, November 16, 2019 4:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Laos should not be seen as a postcard country whose serious rights abuses the world can simply ignore,” “Governments and international agencies should press Lao authorities to immediately release all detained activists and end the persecution of the government’s critics” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, November 16, 2019 4:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "But the ministry is under pressure from fishing associations that are pushing back and who keep saying that there are no problems anymore," "The fishing industry is up in arms. Because this would mean that now they have to pay the minimum wage, and pay a monthly salary to the fisherman into a bank account," External link

dw-en Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The EU needs to redouble the pressure on Thailand . It has given Thailand a yellow card, but if an export ban is required to really improve things, then so be it," External link

dw-en Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kem Sokha ) : "Cambodia's release of Kem Sokha from house arrest without dropping all charges or allowing any political activities is just rebooting his mistreatment," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kem Sokha ) : "Cambodia's release of Kem Sokha from house arrest is a blatant attempt to appease EU demands for substantial rights improvements, which is condition of the EBA trade agreement," "The EU should recognize that during the past three months, Cambodia has unjustly charged 100 more CNRP members and imprisoned nearly 60. All those cases should be dismissed and those detained immediately and unconditionally released" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, November 12, 2019 9:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Cambodia’s release of Kem Sokha from house arrest without dropping all charges or allowing any political activities is just rebooting his mistreatment,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, November 12, 2019 8:06:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Cambodia’s release of Kem Sokha from house arrest is a blatant attempt to appease EU demands for substantial rights improvements, which is condition of the EBA trade agreement,” “The EU should recognize that during the past three months, Cambodia has unjustly charged 100 more CNRP members and imprisoned nearly 60. All those cases should be dismissed and those detained immediately and unconditionally released” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, November 12, 2019 8:06:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "This is the culmination of three months of aggressive harassment, arrests and attacks on the CNRP and its members, which is really about preventing the restoration of multiparty democracy in Cambodia," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, November 9, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This is the culmination of three months of aggressive harassment, arrests and attacks on the CNRP and its members, which is really about preventing the restoration of multiparty democracy in Cambodia,” External link

voanews Saturday, November 9, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "After banning the opposition and staging sham trials to convict Sam Rainsy, now Prime Minister Hun Sen is blocking Rainsy's return to the country," External link

kualalumpurtimes Thursday, November 7, 2019 9:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It's ridiculous that the Cambodian government is treating a political party that has always engaged in nonviolence as a military threat," "The government should immediately end this harassment campaign against the political opposition, drop all politically motivated charges, and unconditionally release those wrongfully held" External link

kualalumpurtimes Thursday, November 7, 2019 9:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sam Rainsy ) : "Sam Rainsy and other opposition leaders have the right under international law to return home and engage in peaceful political activities," "Foreign governments and donors should make it clear to the Cambodian government that it must restore genuine political pluralism or face consequences" External link

kualalumpurtimes Thursday, November 7, 2019 9:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “After banning the opposition and staging sham trials to convict Sam Rainsy, now Prime Minister Hun Sen is blocking Rainsy’s return to the country,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s ridiculous that the Cambodian government is treating a political party that has always engaged in nonviolence as a military threat,” “The government should immediately end this harassment campaign against the political opposition, drop all politically motivated charges, and unconditionally release those wrongfully held” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sam Rainsy ) : “Sam Rainsy and other opposition leaders have the right under international law to return home and engage in peaceful political activities,” “Foreign governments and donors should make it clear to the Cambodian government that it must restore genuine political pluralism or face consequences” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is fighting a violent separatist insurgency, but that does not empower the military to detain people without access to a judge, lawyer, or their family,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “These 30 men, women, and children are being punished for simply seeking an escape from the daily brutality they’ve been subjected to for years,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, October 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, October 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This deadly incident is not surprising. The Awami League government has long refused to hold Chhatra League supporters accountable for acts of violence and intimidation. There are complaints of extortion, threatening false allegations, violent attacks around elections, and even acting as vigilante law enforcers during the 2018 student protests,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, October 11, 2019 9:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Awami League government has long refused to hold Chhatra League supporters accountable for acts of violence, and intimidation. There are complaints of extortion, threatening false allegations, violent attacks around elections, and even acting as vigilante law enforcers during the 2018 student protests,” External link

dhakatribune Friday, October 11, 2019 8:16:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

myanmarnews Friday, October 11, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

myanmarnews Friday, October 11, 2019 6:39:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “A government that ignores torture, enforced disappearances, extrajudicial killings by security forces, and arbitrary arrests over dissent begets a culture where students can run a torture cell on a university campus,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, October 11, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This deadly incident is not surprising. The Awami League government has long refused to hold Chhatra League supporters accountable for acts of violence and intimidation,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, October 11, 2019 5:36:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open-air detention in Rakhinestate for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” External link

guardian Thursday, October 10, 2019 2:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:55:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:55:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

mizzima Thursday, October 10, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

mizzima Thursday, October 10, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

laht Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine state for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” External link

laht Thursday, October 10, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "These 30 men, women, and children are being punished for simply seeking an escape from the daily brutality they've been subjected to for years," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, October 9, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It's a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, October 9, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, October 9, 2019 8:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, October 9, 2019 8:52:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar authorities seem intent on persecuting Rohingya whether they stay at home or try to travel freely in the country,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a cruel irony that these Rohingya will be trading what was effectively confinement to open air detention in Rakhine State for confinement in a state prison in Pathein,” “Their imprisonment stands as a clear marker to the United Nations and foreign governments encouraging the return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh that Myanmar has no interest in granting its Rohingya population fundamental freedoms” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 9, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "An independent investigation is needed to examine the role of the security forces and to prosecute anyone responsible for wrongdoing," External link

aljazeera-en Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "I don't charge anyone to be on the app as far as promotion is concerned but we would like them to contribute to NHW if possible," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "So it's not just for the residents, it's also a great tool for people moving into the area or considering moving here. It gives a great insight into what's on offer," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should immediately provide information on the whereabouts of outspoken Lao activist Od Sayavong,” External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s deference to abusive neighbors has once again appeared to have taken priority over its legal obligations,” “Thailand needs to reestablish itself as a place where refugees are safe and stop assisting abusive countries by returning their dissidents” External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “At least 33 people died during riots in Wamena in unclear circumstances,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 7, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The situation in Wamena is tense, yet it’s difficult to verify the circumstances because no journalists can independently go into the area to interview witnesses,” “Having independent monitors on the ground will help deter abuses by both the militants and security forces, which would benefit all Indonesians” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 7, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “At least 33 people died during riots in Wamena in unclear circumstances,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 7, 2019 9:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The situation in Wamena is tense, yet it’s difficult to verify the circumstances because no journalists can independently go into the area to interview witnesses,” “Having independent monitors on the ground will help deter abuses by both the militants and security forces, which would benefit all Indonesians” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 7, 2019 9:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The overturned conviction of a man imprisoned for 18 years highlights just one of many miscarriages of justice stemming from Pakistan’s vaguely worded blasphemy law,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 7, 2019 7:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Supreme Court took an important step by ending Hassan’s horrific ordeal, though many more charged with blasphemy are languishing in Pakistani prisons,” “Repealing the blasphemy law is necessary to ensure that all Pakistanis can live free from fear of unjust punishment and discrimination” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 7, 2019 7:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opened Bangladesh’s borders to Rohingya refugees fleeing mass atrocities in Myanmar, but she now seems intent on turning the camps into essentially open air prisons,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Denying refugees all movement and cutting off their communication is not an appropriate response to security concerns,” “The Bangladesh government should be protecting refugees who have fled mass atrocities, not subjecting them to further abuse” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina opened Bangladesh’s borders to Rohingya refugees fleeing mass atrocities in Myanmar, but she now seems intent on turning the camps into essentially open air prisons,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Denying refugees all movement and cutting off their communication is not an appropriate response to security concerns,” “The Bangladesh government should be protecting refugees who have fled mass atrocities, not subjecting them to further abuse” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government should never have put activists on trial for peacefully calling for a free and fair election in the first place," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's proclaimed path toward democracy will be unconvincing so long as the authorities are bringing politically motivated charges against peaceful critics," "Governments around the world should press the Thai government to end its harassment and persecution of activists demanding that Thailand respect basic rights" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should never have put activists on trial for peacefully calling for a free and fair election in the first place,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 24, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s proclaimed path toward democracy will be unconvincing so long as the authorities are bringing politically motivated charges against peaceful critics,” “Governments around the world should press the Thai government to end its harassment and persecution of activists demanding that Thailand respect basic rights” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 24, 2019 5:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Migrant workers in Thailand face huge challenges in asserting their rights in Thailand,” External link

frontiermyanmar Saturday, September 21, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s military and ethnic armed groups should recognize that protecting civilians is a core obligation of the laws of war,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, September 14, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s crucial that all sides to the conflict stop unnecessarily restricting the free movement of humanitarian agencies and civilians fleeing the fighting,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, September 14, 2019 12:24:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government has a responsibility to ensure safety and security in the Rohingya camps, but shutting down internet access isn’t the way to do it,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh has received global praise for generously hosting Rohingya refugees who fled atrocities in Myanmar,” “But the government risks global criticism if it squanders that goodwill by denying refugees access to information and other basic rights” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government has a responsibility to ensure safety and security in the Rohingya camps, but shutting down internet access isn’t the way to do it,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh has received global praise for generously hosting Rohingya refugees who fled atrocities in Myanmar,” “But the government risks global criticism if it squanders that goodwill by denying refugees access to information and other basic rights” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, September 14, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Modi presided over the worst anti-Muslim violence in the last generation, in 2002 in Gujra when he was the chief minister of the state,” “If they are comparing him to Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr., then they’re demeaning the legacies of two of the world’s great human rights champions” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 11, 2019 10:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Modi presided over the worst anti-Muslim violence in the last generation, in 2002 in Gujra when he was the chief minister of the state,” “If they are comparing him to Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr., then they’re demeaning the legacies of two of the world’s great human rights champions” External link

thedailybeast Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s military and ethnic armed groups should recognize that protecting civilians is a core obligation of the laws of war,” External link

mizzima Monday, September 9, 2019 7:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities have a major challenge in dealing with such a large number of refugees, but they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement,” External link

milligazette Sunday, September 8, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities and the local community are understandably frustrated that there is no end in sight to the Rohingya refugee crisis,” “But they should direct their ire at the Myanmar army and government, which caused the problem, instead of taking it out on refugees” External link

milligazette Sunday, September 8, 2019 12:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's military and ethnic armed groups should recognize that protecting civilians is a core obligation of the laws of war," External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 8, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It's crucial that all sides to the conflict stop unnecessarily restricting the free movement of humanitarian agencies and civilians fleeing the fighting," External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 8, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities have a major challenge in dealing with such a large number of refugees, but they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement,” External link

eurasiareview Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities and the local community are understandably frustrated that there is no end in sight to the Rohingya refugee crisis,” “But they should direct their ire at the Myanmar army and government, which caused the problem, instead of taking it out on refugees” External link

eurasiareview Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s military and ethnic armed groups should recognize that protecting civilians is a core obligation of the laws of war,” External link

reliefWeb Sunday, September 8, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s crucial that all sides to the conflict stop unnecessarily restricting the free movement of humanitarian agencies and civilians fleeing the fighting,” External link

reliefWeb Sunday, September 8, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s military and ethnic armed groups should recognize that protecting civilians is a core obligation of the laws of war,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Sunday, September 8, 2019 4:39:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s crucial that all sides to the conflict stop unnecessarily restricting the free movement of humanitarian agencies and civilians fleeing the fighting,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Sunday, September 8, 2019 4:39:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities have a major challenge in dealing with such a large number of refugees, but they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement," External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, September 7, 2019 7:14:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bangladesh authorities and the local community are understandably frustrated that there is no end in sight to the Rohingya refugee crisis," "But they should direct their ire at the Myanmar army and government, which caused the problem, instead of taking it out on refugees" External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, September 7, 2019 7:14:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "But they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement," “The authorities should take a level-headed approach instead of overreacting to tensions and protests by isolating Rohingya refugees in camps” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, September 7, 2019 4:13:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities have a major challenge in dealing with such a large number of refugees, but they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities and the local community are understandably frustrated that there is no end in sight to the Rohingya refugee crisis,” “But they should direct their ire at the Myanmar army and government, which caused the problem, instead of taking it out on refugees” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities have a major challenge in dealing with such a large number of refugees, but they have made matters worse by imposing restrictions on refugee communications and freedom of movement,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 7, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh authorities and the local community are understandably frustrated that there is no end in sight to the Rohingya refugee crisis,” “But they should direct their ire at the Myanmar army and government, which caused the problem, instead of taking it out on refugees” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 7, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government should immediately provide information on the whereabouts of outspoken Lao activist Od Sayavong," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's deference to abusive neighbors has once again appeared to have taken priority over its legal obligations," "Thailand needs to reestablish itself as a place where refugees are safe and stop assisting abusive countries by returning their dissidents" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should immediately provide information on the whereabouts of outspoken Lao activist Od Sayavong,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s deference to abusive neighbors has once again appeared to have taken priority over its legal obligations,” “Thailand needs to reestablish itself as a place where refugees are safe and stop assisting abusive countries by returning their dissidents” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, September 7, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The discovery of Billy’s remains should prompt Thai authorities to urgently step up their investigation and pursue justice wherever it leads them,” External link

eurasiareview Thursday, September 5, 2019 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “A credible investigation is urgently needed for the sake of Billy’s family, to seek justice for this prominent defender of the ethnic Karen community, and to start to bring an end to enforced disappearances in Thailand,” “Billy’s case will continue to hang over the Thai government until his fate is fully explained and those responsible are punished” External link

eurasiareview Thursday, September 5, 2019 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The discovery of Billy's remains should prompt Thai authorities to urgently step up their investigation and pursue justice wherever it leads them," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "A credible investigation is urgently needed for the sake of Billy's family, to seek justice for this prominent defender of the ethnic Karen community, and to start to bring an end to enforced disappearances in Thailand," "Billy's case will continue to hang over the Thai government until his fate is fully explained and those responsible are punished" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The discovery of Billy’s remains should prompt Thai authorities to urgently step up their investigation and pursue justice wherever it leads them,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “A credible investigation is urgently needed for the sake of Billy’s family, to seek justice for this prominent defender of the ethnic Karen community, and to start to bring an end to enforced disappearances in Thailand,” “Billy’s case will continue to hang over the Thai government until his fate is fully explained and those responsible are punished” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government has repeatedly pledged to get serious about tackling torture, but it repeatedly fails to do anything about it," External link

aljazeera-en Monday, August 26, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The death of Abdulloh Esormusor is an important test case for the Thai government on whether it is willing to address rights violations in military detention," External link

myanmarnews Monday, August 26, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government has repeatedly pledged to get serious about tackling torture, but it repeatedly fails to do anything about it," "Thailand's donors and friends should press the Prayut government to adopt the laws and measures needed to put an end to this egregious problem" External link

myanmarnews Monday, August 26, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death of Abdulloh Esormusor is an important test case for the Thai government on whether it is willing to address rights violations in military detention,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 26, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has repeatedly pledged to get serious about tackling torture, but it repeatedly fails to do anything about it,” “Thailand’s donors and friends should press the Prayut government to adopt the laws and measures needed to put an end to this egregious problem” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, August 26, 2019 11:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The abduction of a prominent human rights defender in broad daylight demands an immediate government response,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should promptly act to reverse the deepening climate of fear felt by villagers opposed to this rock quarry project in Phatthalung province,” “Officials should take concrete measures to protect the rights of community members to express their grievances and their opposition to projects that they fear will affect their livelihoods or well-being” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Following a comprehensive review of all of our funds, we have determined that Following our quarterly comprehensive review of all funds and their distribution levels, we have determined TTP and NDP will decrease third quarter distributions to $0.2850 and $0.1000, respectively,” External link

4-traders Friday, August 9, 2019 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While performance of oil and gas producers has been negative since our last fiscal year end, midstream energy has had positive performance with continued growth in earnings driving higher distributions from underlying portfolio holdings in TYG, NTG and TPZ,” “Therefore, those funds maintained distributions as we continue to see strong fundamentals in the midstream and power energy sectors. It’s important to note that TTP is a pipeline and energy fund with a portfolio broader than solely midstream energy and its exposure to oil and gas producers has impacted its ability to generate its historical level of income” External link

4-traders Friday, August 9, 2019 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “We recognize the importance of delivering predictable and sustainable distributions to shareholders,” “We believe these changes will provide the portfolio management team more flexibility to manage the funds for long-term distribution sustainability, allow for an improved leverage profile and provide a better balance between distributions and capital appreciation with less reliance on covered call writing to generate income” External link

4-traders Friday, August 9, 2019 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo R Duterte ) : “Threatening criminal charges against the vice-president, outspoken bishops and rights lawyers suggests that Duterte’s egregious human rights record is catching up with him,” External link

bworldcom Thursday, August 8, 2019 4:10:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The island of Negros has a long history of violence stemming from festering issues of land rights, poverty, and injustice. Peasant and farmer groups have campaigned for land reform over the island’s vast sugar plantations amid fighting between communist insurgents and government forces,” External link

laht Saturday, August 3, 2019 3:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The island of Negros has a long history of violence stemming from festering issues of land rights, poverty, and injustice. Peasant and farmer groups have campaigned for land reform over the island's vast sugar plantations amid fighting between communist insurgents and government forces," External link

efe Friday, August 2, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Franklin R Ramos ) : “Bangladesh’s appearance before the UN Committee Against Torture is an important opportunity to acknowledge the endemic use of torture by the country’s security forces,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, July 30, 2019 8:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh should be commended for committing to work with the UN to fulfill its mandate to prevent torture,” “But the government needs to recognize and take responsibility for the torture committed by its security forces today” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, July 30, 2019 8:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Franklin R Ramos ) : “Bangladesh’s appearance before the UN Committee Against Torture is an important opportunity to acknowledge the endemic use of torture by the country’s security forces,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, July 30, 2019 7:23:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh should be commended for committing to work with the UN to fulfill its mandate to prevent torture,” “But the government needs to recognize and take responsibility for the torture committed by its security forces today” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, July 30, 2019 7:23:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Prime Minister Prayuth's second term is starting with the same blanket disregard for human rights that characterized his first term," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's foreign friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating human rights situation in the country," "There should be no rush to return to business as usual without securing serious commitments and corresponding action from the new government to respect human rights" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prime Minister Prayut’s second term is starting with the same blanket disregard for human rights that characterised his first term,” External link

nationmultimedia Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s foreign friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating human rights situation in the country,” “There should be no rush to return to business as usual without securing serious commitments and corresponding action from the new government to respect human rights” External link

nationmultimedia Wednesday, July 24, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prime Minister Prayuth’s second term is starting with the same blanket disregard for human rights that characterized his first term,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, July 24, 2019 7:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s foreign friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating human rights situation in the country,” “There should be no rush to return to business as usual without securing serious commitments and corresponding action from the new government to respect human rights” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, July 24, 2019 7:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : "The preposterous complaint against the vice president and the others is a transparent attempt to harass and silence critics of President Duterte's bloody 'drug war,'" External link

manilametro Wednesday, July 24, 2019 6:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The sedition complaint looks like little more than a kneejerk reaction to the UN Human Rights Council's resolution on the Philippines," "Friends of the Philippines should not stay silent when the administration retaliates against those promoting respect for human rights in the country" External link

manilametro Wednesday, July 24, 2019 6:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “The preposterous complaint against the vice president and the others is a transparent attempt to harass and silence critics of President Duterte’s bloody ‘drug war,’” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, July 24, 2019 3:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The sedition complaint looks like little more than a kneejerk reaction to the UN Human Rights Council’s resolution on the Philippines,” “Friends of the Philippines should not stay silent when the administration retaliates against those promoting respect for human rights in the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, July 24, 2019 3:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kem Ley ) : “The brazen daylight murder of Kem Ley three years ago sent shock waves throughout Cambodia that propelled tens of thousands of supporters to march from Phnom Penh to his home province of Takeo,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, July 12, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kem Ley ) : “Cambodia’s donors should call for the release of anyone charged for peaceful protests and renew demands for an independent investigation into Kem Ley’s killing,” “A government with nothing to hide should allow this or expect to see protests every year on the anniversary of this atrocity” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, July 12, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “is depriving aid workers and rights monitors of vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

myanmarnews Monday, July 8, 2019 2:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It is not like DNA testing, it is kind of an investigative tool,” External link

newsday-USA Sunday, July 7, 2019 2:16:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “His main hope is that he wasn’t involved in any violence, and that the United States, at the highest level, demands his release every day, over and over,” “That’s how it works. And if that’s not happening, he doesn’t have a chance” External link

dailynews Thursday, July 4, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Trump administration doesn’t have the same appreciation for human rights. And the Vietnamese Communist party knows that,” External link

dailynews Thursday, July 4, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence by thugs against pro-democracy activists has become a dangerous new trend in Thailand,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, July 3, 2019 3:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights,” External link

lankaenews Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense,” “Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders” External link

lankaenews Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “is depriving aid workers and rights monitors of vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights," External link

island Monday, July 1, 2019 11:32:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense," "Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders" External link

island Monday, July 1, 2019 11:32:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights,” External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 5:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense,” “Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders” External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 5:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights,” External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 5:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense,” “Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders” External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 5:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Sri Lanka's plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights," External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 1:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense," "Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders" External link

srilankasource Monday, July 1, 2019 1:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights,” External link

adaderana Monday, July 1, 2019 8:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense,” “Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders” External link

adaderana Monday, July 1, 2019 8:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sri Lanka’s plan to resume use of the death penalty is a major setback for human rights,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, July 1, 2019 6:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The death penalty is a cruel practice that has no place in modern society for combating drug crimes or any other offense,” “Sri Lanka should work toward upholding its human rights pledges and immediately rescind the execution orders” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, July 1, 2019 6:15:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Chin State ) : “Myanmar authorities have imposed an internet blackout in Rakhine and Chin States that is depriving aid workers and rights monitors vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

mizzima Saturday, June 29, 2019 9:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar should ensure that any internet restrictions are limited to a necessary and proportionate response to a specific security concern, but this action goes well beyond that,” “Officials should not use broad, indiscriminate internet shutdowns to curtail the flow of life-saving information in a humanitarian crisis” External link

mizzima Saturday, June 29, 2019 9:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Chin State ) : “Myanmar authorities have imposed an internet blackout in Rakhine and Chin States that is depriving aid workers and rights monitors vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 28, 2019 11:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar should ensure that any internet restrictions are limited to a necessary and proportionate response to a specific security concern, but this action goes well beyond that,” “Officials should not use broad, indiscriminate internet shutdowns to curtail the flow of life-saving information in a humanitarian crisis” External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 28, 2019 11:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Chin State ) : "Myanmar authorities have imposed an internet blackout in Rakhine and Chin States that is depriving aid workers and rights monitors vital communications in a time of crisis," External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 28, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar should ensure that any internet restrictions are limited to a necessary and proportionate response to a specific security concern, but this action goes well beyond that," "Officials should not use broad, indiscriminate internet shutdowns to curtail the flow of life-saving information in a humanitarian crisis" External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 28, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Chin State ) : “Myanmar authorities have imposed an internet blackout in Rakhine and Chin States that is depriving aid workers and rights monitors vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, June 28, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar should ensure that any internet restrictions are limited to a necessary and proportionate response to a specific security concern, but this action goes well beyond that,” “Officials should not use broad, indiscriminate internet shutdowns to curtail the flow of life-saving information in a humanitarian crisis” External link

reliefWeb Friday, June 28, 2019 7:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Chin State ) : “Myanmar authorities have imposed an internet blackout in Rakhine and Chin States that is depriving aid workers and rights monitors vital communications in a time of crisis,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, June 28, 2019 6:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar should ensure that any internet restrictions are limited to a necessary and proportionate response to a specific security concern, but this action goes well beyond that,” “Officials should not use broad, indiscriminate internet shutdowns to curtail the flow of life-saving information in a humanitarian crisis” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, June 28, 2019 6:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams says : “A nuclear deal might be good for the rest of the world,” External link

csmonitor Friday, June 21, 2019 12:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “The two former RFA journalists are victims of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s unending attack on media outlets that dare air critical reports about the government,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, June 20, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The European Union should be mindful of the trial of Sothearin and Chhin when deciding whether to drop Cambodia from the Everything But Arms trade benefits,” “The EU should call for this case to be dropped and all harassment of media outlets and their reporters ended” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, June 20, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Malaysia and Indonesia have led past efforts to raise Rohingya issues during regional meetings, and it’s vital they do so again at this week’s ASEAN summit,” “ASEAN’s credibility to deal with a damaging regional crisis is on the line” External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military’s ethnic cleansing campaign against them,” External link

thedailystarBD Wednesday, June 19, 2019 5:51:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning - or even acknowledging - the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, June 19, 2019 2:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning or even acknowledging the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

JakartaPost Wednesday, June 19, 2019 2:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning - or even acknowledging - the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of adopting Myanmar propaganda, ASEAN should be pressing Myanmar to start cooperating with international institutions or else face consequences," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Malaysia and Indonesia have led past efforts to raise Rohingya issues during regional meetings, and it's vital they do so again at this week's ASEAN summit," "ASEAN's credibility to deal with a damaging regional crisis is on the line" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning or even acknowledging the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

trust Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:15:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Asean seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning — or even acknowledging — the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them,” External link

themalaymailonline Wednesday, June 19, 2019 12:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, June 19, 2019 11:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military's ethnic cleansing campaign against them," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, June 19, 2019 10:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military’s ethnic cleansing campaign against them,” External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of adopting Myanmar propaganda, ASEAN should be pressing Myanmar to start cooperating with international institutions or else face consequences,” External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Malaysia and Indonesia have led past efforts to raise Rohingya issues during regional meetings, and it’s vital they do so again at this week’s ASEAN summit,” “ASEAN’s credibility to deal with a damaging regional crisis is on the line” External link

reliefWeb Wednesday, June 19, 2019 9:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “ASEAN seems intent on discussing the future of the Rohingya without condemning – or even acknowledging – the Myanmar military’s ethnic cleansing campaign against them,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of adopting Myanmar propaganda, ASEAN should be pressing Myanmar to start cooperating with international institutions or else face consequences,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Malaysia and Indonesia have led past efforts to raise Rohingya issues during regional meetings, and it’s vital they do so again at this week’s ASEAN summit,” “ASEAN’s credibility to deal with a damaging regional crisis is on the line” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, June 19, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai junta obviously has no sense of humor since even the slightest ridicule can result in thuggish intimidation or threats of prosecution," External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 14, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Prime Minister Prayuth should order officials and security forces to immediately cease all actions to silence and punish peaceful critics," "Thailand's friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country" External link

myanmarnews Friday, June 14, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai junta obviously has no sense of humor since even the slightest ridicule can result in thuggish intimidation or threats of prosecution,” External link

eurasiareview Friday, June 14, 2019 9:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prime Minister Prayuth should order officials and security forces to immediately cease all actions to silence and punish peaceful critics,” “Thailand’s friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country” External link

eurasiareview Friday, June 14, 2019 9:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai junta obviously has no sense of humor since even the slightest ridicule can result in thuggish intimidation or threats of prosecution,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, June 14, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prime Minister Prayuth should order officials and security forces to immediately cease all actions to silence and punish peaceful critics,” “Thailand’s friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, June 14, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence by thugs against pro-democracy activists has become a dangerous new trend in Thailand,” External link

nationmultimedia Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country,” “Thailand needs a vibrant human rights community more than ever, and concerned governments should be clear to the Thai leadership that real action needs to be taken to end the attacks on activists” External link

nationmultimedia Wednesday, June 5, 2019 9:42:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence by thugs against pro-democracy activists has become a dangerous new trend in Thailand,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country,” “Thailand needs a vibrant human rights community more than ever, and concerned governments should be clear to the Thai leadership that real action needs to be taken to end the attacks on activists” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, June 5, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Violence by thugs against pro-democracy activists has become a dangerous new trend in Thailand," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, June 5, 2019 4:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's friends should not let the recent elections become an excuse for ignoring the deteriorating rights situation in the country," "Thailand needs a vibrant human rights community more than ever, and concerned governments should be clear to the Thai leadership that real action needs to be taken to end the attacks on activists" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, June 5, 2019 4:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s been more than a year since a politicized Supreme Court decision effectively turned Cambodia into a one-party state, but the government is still harassing former opposition party members through police interrogations and court summonses,” External link

laht Tuesday, June 4, 2019 2:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “The EU and other donors to Cambodia should demand that the Hun Sen government immediately release all arbitrarily detained opposition members and fully restore the CNRP as a political party,” External link

laht Tuesday, June 4, 2019 2:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Phnom Penh Cambodia ) : “It’s been more than a year since a politicized Supreme Court decision effectively turned Cambodia into a one-party state, but the government is still harassing former opposition party members through police interrogations and court summonses,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, June 3, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “How many more dissidents need to be jailed or forced into exile before the international community acts to defend human rights and democracy in Cambodia?” “EU officials reviewing Cambodia’s EBA trade status need to take this constricting of democratic space into account as they consider their next steps” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, June 3, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Upholding the rule of law is critical for maintaining security and protecting human rights in North Waziristan," External link

globalsecurity Friday, May 31, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Upholding the rule of law is critical for maintaining security and protecting human rights in North Waziristan," External link

rferl Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:10:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai police's failure to arrest those responsible for the repeated assaults on well-known critics of the junta suggests authorities are turning a blind eye to these crimes," External link

myanmarnews Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thai authorities should act promptly to end attacks against activists and reverse the deepening climate of fear faced by critics of the government," "Officials need to take concrete measures to ensure the protection of dissidents and pro-democracy activists" External link

myanmarnews Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:48:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The uncertainty surrounding the deaths at Khar Kamar requires a prompt, transparent and impartial investigation by Pakistani authorities," External link

business-standard Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The uncertainty surrounding the deaths at Khar Kamar requires a prompt, transparent, and impartial investigation by Pakistani authorities,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The recent incident at Khar Kamar is just the latest violence involving the military and Pashtun activists,” “Local authorities should ensure that basic rights and freedoms are respected and that genuine efforts are made to address the plight of the people in the region” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai police’s failure to arrest those responsible for the repeated assaults on well-known critics of the junta suggests authorities are turning a blind eye to these crimes,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thai authorities should act promptly to end attacks against activists and reverse the deepening climate of fear faced by critics of the government,” “Officials need to take concrete measures to ensure the protection of dissidents and pro-democracy activists” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “If we lose in 2020, it’s over,” “It’s over . . . I have an 18-year-old daughter and I want all of her rights to be available to her” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Arresting activists, poets, and lawyers for exercising their right to free speech is straight out of the authoritarian playbook,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, May 20, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “This week’s arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh,” “Sheikh Hasina’s government should revise the abusive elements of these laws before the space for peaceful expression disappears entirely” External link

eurasiareview Monday, May 20, 2019 7:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Despite overwhelming evidence, Thai authorities have failed to hold officials accountable for gunning down protesters, medics, and reporters during the bloody crackdown in 2010,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, May 18, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It is outrageous that the military has been allowed to walk away scot-free from deadly crimes committed in downtown Bangkok,” “The failure of the government and military to provide justice for the deaths in 2010 heightens concerns for future political violence in Thailand” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, May 18, 2019 5:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government should stop locking up its critics and review the law to ensure it upholds international standards on the right to peaceful expression,” External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, May 18, 2019 2:05:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “This week’s arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh,” “Sheikh Hasina’s government should revise the abusive elements of these laws before the space for peaceful expression disappears entirely” External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, May 18, 2019 2:05:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “This week’s arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh. Sheikh Hasina’s government should revise the abusive elements of these laws before the space for peaceful expression disappears entirely” External link

dhakatribune Friday, May 17, 2019 8:58:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Arresting activists, poets, and lawyers for exercising their right to free speech is straight out of the authoritarian playbook," External link

business-standard Friday, May 17, 2019 1:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Arresting activists, poets, and lawyers for exercising their right to free speech is straight out of the authoritarian playbook,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, May 17, 2019 9:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This week’s arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh,” “The government should revise the abusive elements of these laws before the space for peaceful expression disappears entirely,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, May 17, 2019 9:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Arresting activists, poets and lawyers for exercising their right to free speech is straight out of the authoritarian playbook," External link

haberler-en Friday, May 17, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "This week's arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh," External link

haberler-en Friday, May 17, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Arresting activists, poets, and lawyers for exercising their right to free speech is straight out of the authoritarian playbook,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 17, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “This week’s arrests show how small the space has become for civil society in Bangladesh,” “Sheikh Hasina’s government should revise the abusive elements of these laws before the space for peaceful expression disappears entirely” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, May 17, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Malaysia’s flouting of international law has placed a Thai activist at grave risk of arbitrary detention and an unjust prosecution in Thailand,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 14, 2019 2:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “UN agencies and concerned governments should speak out about the heightened crackdown on dissent and the recent enforced disappearances in Thailand,” “Neighboring countries should not be contributing to Thailand’s increasingly dire human rights situation by sending asylum seekers into harm’s way” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 14, 2019 2:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government should immediately disclose the whereabouts of Chucheep and his two colleagues, and permit their family members and lawyers to see them,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 9, 2019 10:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Vietnam’s alleged secret forced return to Thailand of three prominent activists should set off alarm bells in the international community,” “United Nations agencies and concerned governments should press the Thai government to immediately reveal where Chucheep and his two colleagues are being held and allow others to visit them” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, May 9, 2019 10:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Cambodian government continues to harass numerous opposition officials in the courts and to threaten them with prison time long after the main opposition party was unjustifiably disbanded,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, May 8, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “Hun Sen’s persecution of the opposition shows he is once again testing how far he can take his crackdown on independent and critical voices in Cambodia,” “The European Union and other governments that are reviewing trade preferences and considering targeted sanctions because of Cambodian government abuses should make clear they are serious about protecting human rights” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, May 8, 2019 4:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar military concedes that they killed six villagers that they were holding in Rakhine State, but only a genuinely independent investigation will get to the bottom of what happened,” External link

irrawaddy Tuesday, May 7, 2019 4:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar military concedes that they killed six villagers that they were holding in Rakhine State, but only a genuinely independent investigation will get to the bottom of what happened,” External link

irrawaddy.com Tuesday, May 7, 2019 2:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Myanmar military concedes that they killed six villagers that they were holding in Rakhine State, but only a genuinely independent investigation will get to the bottom of what happened," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, May 7, 2019 1:19:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The killings in Kyauk Tan should not be the latest deaths of villagers in Myanmar that are not seriously investigated," "Governments concerned about the military's atrocious record on accountability should press Myanmar's authorities to independently uncover what happened and give the families of those killed both the answers and justice they deserve" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, May 7, 2019 1:19:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar military concedes that they killed six villagers that they were holding in Rakhine State, but only a genuinely independent investigation will get to the bottom of what happened,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, May 7, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The killings in Kyauk Tan should not be the latest deaths of villagers in Myanmar that are not seriously investigated,” “Governments concerned about the military’s atrocious record on accountability should press Myanmar’s authorities to independently uncover what happened and give the families of those killed both the answers and justice they deserve” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, May 7, 2019 8:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar military concedes that they killed six villagers that they were holding in Rakhine State, but only a genuinely independent investigation will get to the bottom of what happened,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 7, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The killings in Kyauk Tan should not be the latest deaths of villagers in Myanmar that are not seriously investigated,” “Governments concerned about the military’s atrocious record on accountability should press Myanmar’s authorities to independently uncover what happened and give the families of those killed both the answers and justice they deserve” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, May 7, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's rights commission is sinking to a new low by seeking to punish Angkhana for doing her job by exposing rights abuses and demanding accountability," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, May 1, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "More than ever, Thailand needs a credible national rights agency, led by dedicated commissioners, to address the country's worsening rights crisis," "The commission should drop its inquiry of Angkhana and ensure she can work in a secure environment without fear of reprisals" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, May 1, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s rights commission is sinking to a new low by seeking to punish Angkhana for doing her job by exposing rights abuses and demanding accountability,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, May 1, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “More than ever, Thailand needs a credible national rights agency, led by dedicated commissioners, to address the country’s worsening rights crisis,” “The commission should drop its inquiry of Angkhana and ensure she can work in a secure environment without fear of reprisals” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, May 1, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should be leading the fight against the legal tools of oppression that have long been used to prosecute critics of the military and government,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, April 29, 2019 4:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “During Myanmar’s long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, April 29, 2019 4:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s authorities are demonstrating how thin-skinned they are if they are arresting people for telling jokes,” “They should immediately drop all charges against the members of the Peacock Generation Thangyat troupe and allow them to freely express themselves” External link

eurasiareview Monday, April 29, 2019 4:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should be leading the fight against the legal tools of oppression that have long been used to prosecute critics of the military and government,” External link

mizzima Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “During Myanmar’s long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy,” External link

mizzima Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s authorities are demonstrating how thin-skinned they are if they are arresting people for telling jokes,” “They should immediately drop all charges against the members of the Peacock Generation Thangyat troupe and allow them to freely express themselves” External link

mizzima Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should be leading the fight against the legal tools of oppression that have long been used to prosecute critics of the military and government," External link

myanmarnews Friday, April 26, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "During Myanmar's long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy," External link

myanmarnews Friday, April 26, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's authorities are demonstrating how thin-skinned they are if they are arresting people for telling jokes," "They should immediately drop all charges against the members of the Peacock Generation Thangyat troupe and allow them to freely express themselves" External link

myanmarnews Friday, April 26, 2019 12:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “During Myanmar’s long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy,” External link

irrawaddy Friday, April 26, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “During Myanmar’s long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy,” External link

irrawaddy.com Friday, April 26, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should be leading the fight against the legal tools of oppression that have long been used to prosecute critics of the military and government,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, April 26, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “During Myanmar’s long military dictatorship, numerous governments and donors made freedom of expression and freeing political prisoners the cornerstone of their policy,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, April 26, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s authorities are demonstrating how thin-skinned they are if they are arresting people for telling jokes,” “They should immediately drop all charges against the members of the Peacock Generation Thangyat troupe and allow them to freely express themselves” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, April 26, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kem Sokha ) : “For a year and a half, Cambodian authorities have imprisoned Kem Sokha, first in a remote jail and now in his own home; denied him visits from colleagues, diplomats, and journalists; and conducted a baseless investigation with no end in sight,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, April 5, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Prime Minister Hun Sen has used every unlawful trick in the book to solidify his one-party authoritarian rule and remove the one viable opposition party,” “Cambodia’s donors and trade partners should insist on Kem Sokha’s unconditional release as a first step to stop Cambodia’s precipitous human rights slide” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, April 5, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The frequency of these attacks and lack of consequences for perpetrators suggest that the Thai government is turning a blind eye to them or worse,” External link

nationmultimedia Thursday, April 4, 2019 6:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The environment for Thailand's pro-democracy activists appears to be taking a turn for the worse," External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, April 3, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The frequency of these attacks and lack of consequences for perpetrators suggest that the Thai government is turning a blind eye to them - or worse," "The government should publicly denounce any threats and attacks against activists and critics while adopting concrete measures to ensure that activists can safely exercise their rights without fear of reprisals" External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, April 3, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The environment for Thailand’s pro-democracy activists appears to be taking a turn for the worse,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, April 3, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The frequency of these attacks and lack of consequences for perpetrators suggest that the Thai government is turning a blind eye to them – or worse,” “The government should publicly denounce any threats and attacks against activists and critics while adopting concrete measures to ensure that activists can safely exercise their rights without fear of reprisals” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, April 3, 2019 5:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Cambodian government needs to produce Sum Moeun in court and lawfully charge him or return him home to his family," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, March 29, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams added : "His family has good reason to fear for his safety," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, March 29, 2019 12:21:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams claimed : “Cambodia does not have a recent history of forced disappearances, but the one-party rule and an increase in land disputes have brought the situation to a point of alarm,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, March 25, 2019 8:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Since the 2014 coup, the Thai military has made repeated promises to restore democratic rule, but the generals have set up this election to ensure continued military rule in suits instead of uniforms," External link

ifex Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Foreign governments seeking the restoration of democracy in Thailand should publicly state that they will only recognize an election that meets international standards," "Thailand's elections won't be considered credible if the media is gagged and critical commentary about military rule is prohibited. The junta should understand that an election that is little more than a preordained victory for military rule will only be treated as a mockery of democracy" External link

ifex Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Cambodian government needs to produce Sum Moeun in court and lawfully charge him or return him home to his family,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, March 21, 2019 6:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Sum Moeun’s wife has not heard from him since his arrest and has made repeated public calls to the authorities to help find her missing husband,” “His family has good reason to fear for his safety” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, March 21, 2019 6:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Cambodia does not have a recent history of enforced disappearances, but one-party rule and an increase in land seizures raises alarm bells,” “The Cambodian government should promptly produce Sum Moeun and show it is committed to addressing the human rights concerns of the European Union and other governments” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, March 21, 2019 6:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “De Lima’s prolonged detention is the culmination of President Duterte’s long demonization campaign against a critical sitting senator,” External link

manilametro Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:43:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “Under Hun Sen, it’s a crime to be an opposition politician inside Cambodia,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, March 19, 2019 4:25:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Since the 2014 coup, the Thai military has made repeated promises to restore democratic rule, but the generals have set up this election to ensure continued military rule in suits instead of uniforms," External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:24:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Foreign governments seeking the restoration of democracy in Thailand should publicly state that they will only recognize an election that meets international standards," "Thailand's elections won't be considered credible if the media is gagged and critical commentary about military rule is prohibited. The junta should understand that an election that is little more than a preordained victory for military rule will only be treated as a mockery of democracy" External link

myanmarnews Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:24:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Since the 2014 coup, the Thai military has made repeated promises to restore democratic rule, but the generals have set up this election to ensure continued military rule in suits instead of uniforms,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, March 19, 2019 9:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Foreign governments seeking the restoration of democracy in Thailand should publicly state that they will only recognize an election that meets international standards,” “Thailand’s elections won’t be considered credible if the media is gagged and critical commentary about military rule is prohibited. The junta should understand that an election that is little more than a preordained victory for military rule will only be treated as a mockery of democracy” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, March 19, 2019 9:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Malaysian government promised in its election manifesto to get rid of the notorious sedition law, yet it is now using it against organizers of the Women’s March,” External link

kualalumpurtimes Monday, March 18, 2019 7:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Rather than using abusive laws against people marching for basic rights, Malaysia’s government should be addressing the critical women’s rights issues that the march highlighted,” “The government should use this episode as a wake-up call to accelerate efforts to repeal the Sedition Act and amend or repeal other laws restricting freedom of speech, including overly restrictive provisions of the Peaceful Assembly Act” External link

kualalumpurtimes Monday, March 18, 2019 7:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Malaysian government promised in its election manifesto to get rid of the notorious sedition law, yet it is now using it against organizers of the Women's March," External link

kualalumpurtimes Friday, March 15, 2019 8:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Rather than using abusive laws against people marching for basic rights, Malaysia's government should be addressing the critical women's rights issues that the march highlighted," "The government should use this episode as a wake-up call to accelerate efforts to repeal the Sedition Act and amend or repeal other laws restricting freedom of speech, including overly restrictive provisions of the Peaceful Assembly Act" External link

kualalumpurtimes Friday, March 15, 2019 8:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Malaysian government promised in its election manifesto to get rid of the notorious sedition law, yet it is now using it against organizers of the Women’s March,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 15, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Rather than using abusive laws against people marching for basic rights, Malaysia’s government should be addressing the critical women’s rights issues that the march highlighted,” “The government should use this episode as a wake-up call to accelerate efforts to repeal the Sedition Act and amend or repeal other laws restricting freedom of speech, including overly restrictive provisions of the Peaceful Assembly Act” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, March 15, 2019 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams explained : "Some of the catch basins are opened, some might have been frozen during earlier melts and then refreeze, so we are approaching those as we are patrolling around ... or if people are calling in, we are also looking at those as well," External link

CBC Friday, March 15, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : "We end up doing a lot of different things," External link

CBC Friday, March 15, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Large numbers of people in Myanmar are unaware of the law and the risks of not filing a claim, or have been displaced by armed conflict and are unable to file for a permit," External link

myanmarnews Saturday, March 9, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The land law should be suspended and the government should ensure there are no arrests or criminal charges for peaceful assembly, protests or criticism," "In a country where subsistence farming is the main livelihood, the land law should focus on protecting the rights of small landholders, the poor, and the displaced. Otherwise powerful interests will swoop in and leave huge numbers of people landless and without any means of survival" External link

myanmarnews Saturday, March 9, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Large numbers of people in Myanmar are unaware of the law and the risks of not filing a claim, or have been displaced by armed conflict and are unable to file for a permit,” External link

mizzima Saturday, March 9, 2019 6:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The land law should be suspended and the government should ensure there are no arrests or criminal charges for peaceful assembly, protests or criticism,” “In a country where subsistence farming is the main livelihood, the land law should focus on protecting the rights of small landholders, the poor, and the displaced. Otherwise powerful interests will swoop in and leave huge numbers of people landless and without any means of survival” External link

mizzima Saturday, March 9, 2019 6:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Large numbers of people in Myanmar are unaware of the law and the risks of not filing a claim, or have been displaced by armed conflict and are unable to file for a permit,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, March 9, 2019 6:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The land law should be suspended and the government should ensure there are no arrests or criminal charges for peaceful assembly, protests or criticism,” “In a country where subsistence farming is the main livelihood, the land law should focus on protecting the rights of small landholders, the poor, and the displaced. Otherwise powerful interests will swoop in and leave huge numbers of people landless and without any means of survival” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, March 9, 2019 6:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Large numbers of people in Myanmar are unaware of the law and the risks of not filing a claim, or have been displaced by armed conflict and are unable to file for a permit,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, March 9, 2019 4:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The land law should be suspended and the government should ensure there are no arrests or criminal charges for peaceful assembly, protests or criticism,” “In a country where subsistence farming is the main livelihood, the land law should focus on protecting the rights of small landholders, the poor, and the displaced. Otherwise powerful interests will swoop in and leave huge numbers of people landless and without any means of survival” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, March 9, 2019 4:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "We've seen a lot more snow this year than in quite a few years," External link

CBC Friday, March 8, 2019 8:35:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “De Lima’s prolonged detention is the culmination of President Duterte’s long demonization campaign against a critical sitting senator,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, February 22, 2019 6:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “The suspension of Voice TV underlines the message that criticising Thailand’s military government prior to the elections is forbidden,” External link

BangkokPost Monday, February 18, 2019 10:09:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Not only do they execute people without due process, they run a dictatorship that’s getting tighter and tighter by the day,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, February 17, 2019 12:32:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s very common in economies with large growth rates, particularly countries moving away from abject poverty,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, February 17, 2019 12:32:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Not only do they execute people without due process, they run a dictatorship that’s getting tighter and tighter by the day,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, February 16, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s very common in economies with large growth rates, particularly countries moving away from abject poverty,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, February 16, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s very common in economies with large growth rates, particularly countries moving away from abject poverty,” External link

WashingtonPost Saturday, February 16, 2019 2:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “The suspension of Voice TV underlines the message that criticizing Thailand’s military government prior to the elections is forbidden,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, February 13, 2019 4:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “Thailand’s elections won’t be considered credible if media outlets are gagged and critical commentary about military rule is prohibited,” “The government should immediately uphold media freedom by lifting Voice TV’s ban and ending further attempts to silence this and other media outlets critical of the junta” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, February 13, 2019 4:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "There will definitely be a clearing late on Tuesday," "That will be true overnight as the low dips to 3 above. It will absolutely be apparent on Wednesday, when sunny skies and a south wind will raise the temperature to the mid 30s" External link

siouxcityjournal Tuesday, February 12, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams stated : "Under the Road Maintenance Objectives, the roads section is to prioritize plowing and clearing of roads ahead of snow removal," External link

CBC Thursday, February 7, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Roads crews are not responsible to remove or clear private driveway entrances, local special permit parking ares and private driveway snowbanks," "This maintenance is the sole responsibility of the property owner" External link

CBC Thursday, February 7, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “We are maintaining distribution levels as we continue to see strong fundamentals, compelling valuations and some of our anticipated 2019 key catalysts coming to fruition in the midstream sector including greater structure clarity as simplification transactions wind down, increased return of capital to shareholders and improved fund flows into the sector,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, February 6, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Lao government seems intent on sweeping the abduction and gruesome murder of Thai activists under the rug," External link

heart Wednesday, January 23, 2019 1:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Lao government seems intent on sweeping the abduction and gruesome murder of Thai activists under the rug," External link

skynews Wednesday, January 23, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about All Pakistan Textile Mills Association ) : “Pakistan’s government has long neglected its obligations to protect the rights of the country’s garment workers,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 23, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Pakistani government should ensure that garment factories stop using union-busting and other strategies to prevent workers from organizing and collectively demanding their rights,” “Domestic and international brands should recognize that respecting worker rights makes for more competitive businesses” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 23, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Lao government seems intent on sweeping the abduction and gruesome murder of Thai activists under the rug,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 23, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Lao government has an obligation to find out what happened to Surachai and all other Thai activists who have gone missing in Laos,” “Foreign governments and donors should press the Lao government to take serious steps to investigate these cases and prosecute whomever is responsible” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, January 23, 2019 6:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, January 22, 2019 5:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Both Muslims and Buddhists in southern Thailand are caught in the cycle of abuses and reprisals by insurgents and Thai security forces,” “The Thai government needs to prosecute the atrocities by its own forces as well as those by the insurgents if this horrific violence is to stop” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, January 22, 2019 5:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

pattayamail Sunday, January 20, 2019 7:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible, and considered as a war crime. Those responsible should be held to account,” External link

dailynewsegypt Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:11:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand ’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

washtimes Saturday, January 19, 2019 2:16:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

tribtown Saturday, January 19, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

eagletribune Saturday, January 19, 2019 12:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

ABCnews Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

charlotteobserver Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

star-telegram Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

nzherald Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

theolympian Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

muscatinejournal Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

miamiherald Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

siouxcityjournal Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:24:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

heraldonline Saturday, January 19, 2019 11:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand's deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account," External link

kansascity Saturday, January 19, 2019 10:53:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Both Muslims and Buddhists in southern Thailand are caught in the cycle of abuses and reprisals by insurgents and Thai security forces,” “The Thai government needs to prosecute the atrocities by its own forces as well as those by the insurgents if this horrific violence is to stop” External link

reliefWeb Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

elevenmyanmar Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Both Muslims and Buddhists in southern Thailand are caught in the cycle of abuses and reprisals by insurgents and Thai security forces,” “The Thai government needs to prosecute the atrocities by its own forces as well as those by the insurgents if this horrific violence is to stop” External link

elevenmyanmar Saturday, January 19, 2019 8:08:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The ghastly attack on Buddhist monks by insurgents in Thailand’s deep south is morally reprehensible and a war crime, and those responsible should be held to account,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, January 19, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Both Muslims and Buddhists in southern Thailand are caught in the cycle of abuses and reprisals by insurgents and Thai security forces,” “The Thai government needs to prosecute the atrocities by its own forces as well as those by the insurgents if this horrific violence is to stop” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, January 19, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The appeasement of extremist groups by successive Pakistani governments has led to a climate of fear for religious minorities and for those who question the use of the blasphemy law,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Imran Khan ) : “Prime Minister Imran Khan has an important opportunity to create a rights-respecting government that abides by the rule of law,” “As a first step, the Pakistani government should repeal discriminatory laws that encourage and enable discrimination and persecution of its most marginalized citizens” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “With an election approaching, Thailand’s junta should fully restore democratic freedoms so that all political parties can fully and fairly participate in the electoral process,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “General Prayuth’s empty promises should not be accepted at face value nor be an excuse to return to business as usual with Thailand,” “Thailand’s allies should publicly state that they’ll only recognize an election that fully respects the will of the Thai people” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “President Duterte has used the killing of thousands of largely poor drug suspects as a tool to bolster his popularity,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rodrigo Duterte ) : “President Duterte has provided no indication of any letup in his murderous drug war,” “Foreign donors should support efforts by Philippine institutions, groups and the media who are pressing the government to stop the killings and bring those responsible to justice” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Awami League may have won the election , but to do so, the government criminalized free expression and lodged blatantly trumped-up cases against thousands of opposition supporters,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The run-up to the 2018 general elections in Bangladesh laid bare the government’s increasing bent toward ruling with an iron-fist,” “The government needs to recognize the democratic value in free expression, rule of law, and a vibrant civil society” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:38:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "The evidence will eventually show whether Carlos Ghosn is guilty of the charges against him, but his case has already shown that it is time to end Japan's hostage justice system," External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, January 15, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : “Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment,” External link

businessday Monday, January 14, 2019 6:25:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "The evidence will eventually show whether Carlos Ghosn is guilty of the charges against him, but his case has already shown that it is time to end Japan's hostage justice system," External link

news18 Monday, January 14, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : “Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment,” External link

arabnews Monday, January 14, 2019 1:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment," External link

business-standard Monday, January 14, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "The evidence will eventually show whether Carlos Ghosn is guilty of the charges against him, but his case has already shown that it is time to end Japan's hostage justice system," External link

business-standard Monday, January 14, 2019 1:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams wrote : “Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment,” External link

france24-en Monday, January 14, 2019 12:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "The evidence will eventually show whether Carlos Ghosn is guilty of the charges against him, but his case has already shown that it is time to end Japan's hostage justice system," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Monday, January 14, 2019 10:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote : "Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment," External link

4-traders Monday, January 14, 2019 10:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "The evidence will eventually show whether Carlos Ghosn is guilty of the charges against him, but his case has already shown that it is time to end Japan's hostage justice system," External link

kansascity Monday, January 14, 2019 10:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote : “Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment,” External link

kualalumpurtimes Monday, January 14, 2019 10:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment," External link

yenisafak-en Monday, January 14, 2019 10:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Asadullah Khalid ) : "The Afghan government has proved unwilling to criminally investigate Khaled, but Afghanistan's donors can act," External link

globalsecurity Monday, January 14, 2019 8:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment," External link

ibtimes-sg Monday, January 14, 2019 8:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote ( about Carlos Ghosn ) : "Ghosn has not, and should not, receive preferential treatment," External link

AsiaOne Monday, January 14, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Asadullah Khalid ) : “The Afghan government has proved unwilling to criminally investigate Khaled, but Afghanistan’s donors can act,” External link

rferl Sunday, January 13, 2019 6:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Insurgents in southern Thailand attack schools and medical clinics to maim and terrify Buddhist civilians, control the Muslim population, and discredit Thai authorities,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, January 10, 2019 7:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence has disrupted the lives of ordinary people in southern Thailand in almost every way,” “Both insurgents and government forces have cited unlawful attacks and lack of accountability to justify carrying out more abuses. This vicious cycle of atrocity and retaliation needs to stop” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, January 10, 2019 7:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Insurgents in southern Thailand attack schools and medical clinics to maim and terrify Buddhist civilians, control the Muslim population, and discredit Thai authorities,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 10, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence has disrupted the lives of ordinary people in southern Thailand in almost every way,” “Both insurgents and government forces have cited unlawful attacks and lack of accountability to justify carrying out more abuses. This vicious cycle of atrocity and retaliation needs to stop” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 10, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Reports of ballot stuffing, intimidation of voters, and ruling party control of voting locations on election day mean that an independent and impartial commission should be formed,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 4, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Reports of ballot stuffing, intimidation of voters, and ruling party control of voting locations on election day mean that an independent and impartial commission should be formed,” External link

kuwaittimes Thursday, January 3, 2019 8:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Reports of ballot stuffing, intimidation of voters, and ruling party control of voting locations on election day mean that an independent and impartial commission should be formed," External link

digitaljournal Thursday, January 3, 2019 2:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The pre-election period was characterised by violence and intimidation against the opposition, attacks on opposition campaign events, and the misuse of laws to limit free speech,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, January 3, 2019 10:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The pre-election period was characterized by violence and intimidation against the opposition, attacks on opposition campaign events, and the misuse of laws to limit free speech,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 3, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Dhaka Bangladesh ) : “International donors, the United Nations and friends of Bangladesh should remember that elections are about the rights of voters, not those in power,” “In a highly divided country, questions should immediately be raised when one party wins 96 percent of the seats” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, January 3, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "We are out plowing the arterial collector roadways and we're going to keep our resources on those for the duration of the day and then we'll be out again at 2 a.m. to re-plow all the arterial collector roadways," External link

CBC Thursday, December 27, 2018 8:58:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Myanmar commission's dismissal of the extensive documentation of gross human rights abuses against the Rohingya makes abundantly clear that it is not serious about seeking justice," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, December 27, 2018 6:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Violence during the campaign that has mainly targeted opposition party men bears out their misgivings about unfair treatment” External link

dhakatribune Sunday, December 23, 2018 11:21:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “To mitigate the risks of further violence before and after the polling day, all parties should insist that their supporters desist from violence and the authorities should uphold the law in a neutral fashion,” External link

dhakatribune Sunday, December 23, 2018 11:21:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “To ensure that the elections meet international standards, the police and election commission should not appear to be acting like extensions of the ruling party,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, December 22, 2018 8:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “To mitigate the risks of further violence before and after election day, all parties should insist that their supporters desist from violence and the authorities should uphold the law in a neutral fashion,” “International actors who care about stability and democracy in Bangladesh should continue to publicly press the Bangladesh government to create the conditions for a credible election” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, December 22, 2018 8:12:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “To mitigate the risks of further violence before and after election day, all parties should insist that their supporters desist from violence and the authorities should uphold the law in a neutral fashion,” “International actors who care about stability and democracy in Bangladesh should continue to publicly press the Bangladesh government to create the conditions for a credible election” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, December 22, 2018 7:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “To ensure that the elections meet international standards, the police and election commission should not appear to be acting like extensions of the ruling party,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, December 22, 2018 7:19:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Members and supporters of the main opposition parties have been arrested, killed, even disappeared, creating an atmosphere of fear and repression that is not consistent with credible elections,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, December 21, 2018 9:07:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Members and supporters of the main opposition parties have been arrested, killed, even disappeared, creating an atmosphere of fear and repression that is not consistent with credible elections,” External link

kuwaittimes Friday, December 21, 2018 2:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Members and supporters of the main opposition parties have been arrested, killed, even disappeared, creating an atmosphere of fear and repression that is not consistent with credible elections,” External link

dailytimesPK Thursday, December 20, 2018 10:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission's dismissal of the extensive documentation of gross human rights abuses against the Rohingya makes abundantly clear that it is not serious about seeking justice,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The record of Myanmar military abuses against the Rohingya is detailed and voluminous,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Commission ) : “Security Council members should call out the Commission of Enquiry for the diversionary and delaying tactic that it is,” “Waiting for this commission to finish its work is a waste of time that will only further delay accountability for grave human rights abuses against the Rohingya” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 9:45:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The record of Myanmar military abuses against the Rohingya is detailed and voluminous,” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, December 20, 2018 10:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Members and supporters of the main opposition parties have been arrested, killed, even disappeared, creating an atmosphere of fear and repression that is not consistent with credible elections," External link

GulfDailyNews Thursday, December 20, 2018 8:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s dismissal of the extensive documentation of gross human rights abuses against the Rohingya makes abundantly clear that it is not serious about seeking justice,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 8:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The record of Myanmar military abuses against the Rohingya is detailed and voluminous,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 8:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Commission ) : “Security Council members should call out the Commission of Enquiry for the diversionary and delaying tactic that it is,” “Waiting for this commission to finish its work is a waste of time that will only further delay accountability for grave human rights abuses against the Rohingya” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, December 20, 2018 8:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Members and supporters of the main opposition parties have been arrested, killed, even disappeared, creating an atmosphere of fear and repression that is not consistent with credible elections," External link

afp-en Thursday, December 20, 2018 8:05:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Mohammed Saleh ) : “President Solih has already taken some crucial steps toward addressing serious human rights challenges in the Maldives,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, December 19, 2018 6:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about The UK ) : “The Awami League government has been systematically cracking down on independent and opposition voices to ensure that the ruling party faces no obstacles to total political control,” External link

ifex Tuesday, December 18, 2018 6:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about The UK ) : “Governments concerned for Bangladesh's future should denounce abuses leading up to the elections, which will deny voters their rights,” “The Awami League, which came into office unchallenged five years ago, has since made a mockery of democratic rights, and now donors should make every effort to restore human rights protections” External link

ifex Tuesday, December 18, 2018 6:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Keisuke Honda ) : “Seeing a photo of Keisuke Honda with such a notorious human rights abuser as Sokha in August at a news conference was shocking,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, December 17, 2018 8:56:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Awami League government has been systematically cracking down on independent and opposition voices to ensure that the ruling party faces no obstacles to total political control,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, December 14, 2018 9:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Governments concerned for Bangladesh's future should denounce abuses leading up to the elections, which will deny voters their rights,” External link

thedailystarBD Friday, December 14, 2018 9:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about The UK ) : “The Awami League government has been systematically cracking down on independent and opposition voices to ensure that the ruling party faces no obstacles to total political control,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, December 14, 2018 6:27:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand should not do Cambodia’s bidding by forcibly returning an outspoken activist who exposed police failures to stop abuses and child sex trafficking,” External link

phnompenhpost Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand can’t hold credible elections when political parties, the media, and voters are gagged by threats of arrest and criminal prosecution,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, December 12, 2018 4:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The junta’s half-step to relax its chokehold on fundamental freedoms is inadequate,” “Foreign governments seeking the restoration of democracy in Thailand should publicly state that they will only recognize an election that meets international standards” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, December 12, 2018 4:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand should not do Cambodia’s bidding by forcibly returning an outspoken activist who exposed police failures to stop abuses and child sex trafficking,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, December 11, 2018 3:58:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Kate Chadwick ) : “This is a message to the Burmese military that there were risks to what you were doing,” External link

myanmarnews Friday, December 7, 2018 5:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Myanmar Reuters ) : “The outrageous convictions of the Reuters journalists show Myanmar courts’ willingness to muzzle those reporting on military atrocities,” External link

myanmarnews Friday, December 7, 2018 5:06:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Why do diplomats, the UN and some governments insist on supporting the trials when they’re clearly a farce? The answer is multifold,” External link

justiceinfo Friday, December 7, 2018 12:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about David Scheffer ) : “At the end [Scheffer] came in and said there was a maximum of 10, probably five or six, cases and we were like ‘What are you talking about?’ We were horrified,” External link

justiceinfo Friday, December 7, 2018 12:11:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “They generally do not assert ownership rights because they believe that land and water should not be owned or controlled by one person, but rather shared by many,” External link

themalaymailonline Wednesday, December 5, 2018 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Bringing sedition and computer crime charges against a politician for criticism on Facebook shows the Thai junta's growing contempt for fundamental freedoms," External link

refworld Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Thailand's generals become more firmly entrenched in power with each passing year at the expense of the Thai people's rights," "Pressure from concerned governments is needed for the junta to end repression, restore respect for basic rights, and return to democratic civilian rule" External link

refworld Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:57:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The junta’s abusive use of the lese majeste law has reached a new height of absurdity when a prominent scholar is charged with a criminal offense for questioning the occurrence of a 16th-century battle,” External link

therepublic Thursday, December 7, 2017 9:26:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The junta's abusive use of the lese majeste law has reached a new height of absurdity when a prominent scholar is charged with a criminal offense for questioning the occurrence of a 16th-century battle," External link

refworld Wednesday, December 6, 2017 1:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sulak Sivaraksa ) : "Governments should make it clear to the Thai junta that prosecuting a renowned scholar for his historical analysis will have an enormously detrimental impact on Thailand's reputation as a center for learning and academic freedom," "The case against Sulak Sivaraksa should be immediately and unconditionally dropped" External link

refworld Wednesday, December 6, 2017 1:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh's only crime is to speak her mind and fight for human rights," External link

refworld Friday, December 1, 2017 1:23:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "It's bad enough to sentence a peaceful critic to prison for 10 years, but to then send thugs out to beat up her family and friends is a new low for the Vietnamese government in its attempt to repress popular dissent," "Vietnam's trade partners and donors should insist that Vietnam needs to fundamentally reform its laws, justice system, and police so that they uphold human rights instead of violating them" External link

refworld Friday, December 1, 2017 1:23:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “should make it clear that closer ties will be dependent on the release of all political prisoners and the end of harassment and intimidation of human rights defenders,” External link

laht Wednesday, November 29, 2017 3:39:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Prime Minister Hun Sen needed little time after shutting down the main opposition party to go after a major human rights group," External link

refworld Monday, November 27, 2017 12:07:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Hun Sen's increasing attacks on Cambodia's human rights groups are nearing the point of no return," "Without a legitimate political opposition in the country, Cambodians need a vibrant and independent civil society more than ever" External link

refworld Monday, November 27, 2017 12:07:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Hun Sen's actions to remove the main opposition party and its members is a naked power grab, canceling the votes of millions of Cambodians in previous elections and rendering next year's national elections meaningless," External link

refworld Friday, November 17, 2017 12:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Burmese military’s absurd effort to absolve itself of mass atrocities underscores why an independent international investigation is needed to establish the facts and identify those responsible,” “The Burmese authorities have once again shown that they can’t and won’t credibly investigate themselves” External link

euronews-en Thursday, November 16, 2017 8:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams déclaré : "Bien que la Cour suprême soit un organe du parti au pouvoir, elle a une chance historique de faire preuve d'indépendance et de respecter la primauté du droit" External link

france24 Thursday, November 16, 2017 4:10:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : "Prime Minister Hun Sen seems afraid that he will lose elections scheduled for 2018, so he is using the nuclear option to destroy the opposition," External link

refworld Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Hun Sen is in the process of destroying pluralism, free speech, and all other human rights gains since the signing of the Paris Peace Agreements in 1991," "Donors and diplomats have a choice: do nothing while the chances for democracy are extinguished, or send the message that there will be serious political, economic, and diplomatic consequences if Hun Sen returns Cambodia to a de facto one-party state" External link

refworld Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "There is no legitimate reason for imposing a ban on all protests in major sections of Burma's largest city," External link

refworld Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Central Yangon should not become a protest-free zone," "The directive should be withdrawn and the police should instead be instructed to ensure that assemblies take place in safety, and to manage traffic to minimize any disruption" External link

refworld Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:05:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "There is no legitimate reason for imposing a ban on all protests in major sections of Burma's largest city," External link

abs-cbnnews Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:03:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “There is no legitimate reason for imposing a ban on all protests in major sections of Burma’s largest city,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, November 15, 2017 9:54:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The military's grave crimes committed with impunity are exactly what the International Criminal Court was created for," External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Anies Baswedan ) : "Governor Baswedan has a unique opportunity to build bridges between Jakarta's diverse communities and ensure that Jakarta respects Indonesia's international legal obligations," External link

refworld Tuesday, November 14, 2017 3:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Anies Baswedan ) : "Governor Baswedan should use the power of his office to protect and defend the human rights of all Jakartans, rather than stoke the fears of the Muslim majority," External link

refworld Tuesday, November 14, 2017 3:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Burmese military's absurd effort to absolve itself of mass atrocities underscores why an independent international investigation is needed to establish the facts and identify those responsible," "The Burmese authorities have once again shown that they can't and won't credibly investigate themselves" External link

refworld Tuesday, November 14, 2017 3:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The military's grave crimes committed with impunity are exactly what the International Criminal Court was created for," "The UN Security Council should refer Burma to the ICC, but until that happens UN member states should ensure investigations take place and evidence is preserved for future criminal proceedings. If the Burmese military continues to operate with impunity, we are likely to see future rounds of violence against the Rohingya" External link

refworld Tuesday, November 14, 2017 3:28:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams added : “Unfortunately, the denial of any involvement by the Bangladesh government, and its refusal to take meaningful action to investigate, is also part of the same pattern of behavior," Brad Adams, the group's Asia director, said. "The Bangladesh government has a history of failing to investigate the enforced disappearance of opposition members,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, March 18, 2015 9:57:00 PM EAT



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Mark Adams says ( about Brad Adams ) : “We are delighted to welcome Brad Adams to the senior team of Aroa. His deep experience of the U.S. market will bring real value for us as we look to build on our clinical success with Endoform TM products,” External link

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Brian Ward says ( about Brad Adams ) : “We are delighted to welcome Brad Adams to the senior team of Aroa. His deep experience of the U.S. market will bring real value for us as we look to build on our clinical success with Endoform TM products,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, October 16, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Mark Adams says ( about Brad Adams ) : “Brad joins us at an important moment for Aroa as we look to accelerate our U.S. growth. His background in growing and managing sales teams will help us fully leverage last year’s formation of Appulse, our 50% marketing joint venture with Hydrofera,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, October 16, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Brian Ward says ( about Brad Adams ) : “Brad joins us at an important moment for Aroa as we look to accelerate our U.S. growth. His background in growing and managing sales teams will help us fully leverage last year’s formation of Appulse, our 50% marketing joint venture with Hydrofera,” External link

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Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, October 24, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “Over the years, Hun Sen has created and developed a core of security force officers who have ruthlessly and violently carried out his orders,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 22, 2020 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Hun Sen ) : “No dictator reaches or stays at the top without the support of other ruthless people,” “Underneath Hun Sen are a core group of generals who abuse and intimidate Cambodians with the same contempt towards pluralism and democracy that Hun Sen has exhibited throughout his 35 years in power. Like their boss, they need to be called out and held accountable for their many crimes” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 22, 2020 6:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “Banning Voice TV is the Thai government’s latest attempt to stop the reporting about democracy protests and ensuing abuses against protesters,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 21, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Voice ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly demand an immediate end to the Thai government’s censorship and political repression,” “Prime Minister Prayuth should immediately lift Voice TV’s ban and end further attempts to stifle media freedom and free speech in Thailand” External link

HumanRightsWatch Wednesday, October 21, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials ” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy ,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

phuketgazette Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "North Korea's pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

laht Tuesday, October 20, 2020 2:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

ibtimes Tuesday, October 20, 2020 1:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading,” External link

voanews Monday, October 19, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes,” External link

voanews Monday, October 19, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Pyongyang North Korea ) : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel and degrading,” External link

nypost Monday, October 19, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

expressindia Monday, October 19, 2020 4:18:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams acrescentou : "Os norte-coreanos dizem que vivem com medo constante de serem apanhados num sistema onde os procedimentos oficiais geralmente são irrelevantes, a culpa é presumida e a única saída é por meio de subornos e conexões" External link

expresso Monday, October 19, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

aljazeera-en Monday, October 19, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes,” External link

aljazeera-en Monday, October 19, 2020 11:13:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams acrescentou : "Os norte-coreanos dizem que vivem com medo constante de serem apanhados num sistema onde os procedimentos oficiais geralmente são irrelevantes, a culpa é presumida e a única saída é por meio de subornos e conexões" External link

WortLuxembourg-pt Monday, October 19, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading," External link

deutschewelle-en Monday, October 19, 2020 6:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “North Korea’s pretrial detention and investigation system is arbitrary, violent, cruel, and degrading,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 19, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Former government officials told Human Rights Watch that mistreatment and humiliation are considered a crucial part of the North Korean criminal justice system,” “The North Korean authorities should bring the system out of the dark ages by asking for international assistance to create a professional police force and investigative system that relies on evidence instead of torture to solve crimes” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 19, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “By sending in the police to violently disperse peaceful protesters, Thailand’s government is embarking on a wider crackdown to end the students’ protests,” External link

laht Sunday, October 18, 2020 2:34:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news24 Saturday, October 17, 2020 11:33:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, October 17, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, October 17, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

wsau Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, October 17, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : "Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration," External link

nbcnews Saturday, October 17, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Prayuth Chan-ocha ) : “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration,” External link

themalaymailonline Saturday, October 17, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “By sending in the police to violently disperse peaceful protesters, Thailand’s government is embarking on a wider crackdown to end the students’ protests,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Protesters in Thailand are peacefully demanding democracy, human rights, and reform,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should speak out publicly to demand an immediate end to political repression by the Prayuth administration” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, October 17, 2020 5:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

chesterfirst Friday, October 16, 2020 11:43:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials ” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy ,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

phuketgazette Friday, October 16, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Emergency Situation ) : “The Emergency Decree provides the Thai government with unchecked powers to suppress fundamental freedoms and ensures zero accountability for officials,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government has created its own human rights crisis,” “Criminalizing peaceful protests and calls for political reform is a hallmark of authoritarian rule” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government is threatening peaceful protesters with long prison terms simply for demanding reforms aimed at the creation of a rights-respecting democracy,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations should publicly condemn this wave of political repression and urge the immediate and unconditional release of democracy activists” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:37:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

myanmarnews Thursday, October 15, 2020 5:41:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point," External link

theherald-au Thursday, October 15, 2020 6:32:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point," External link

watoday Thursday, October 15, 2020 4:16:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people's fundamental freedoms in Thailand," External link

startribune Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:49:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” External link

TorontoStar Wednesday, October 14, 2020 5:41:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s breakup of a peaceful democracy protest at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument just proved the protesters’ point,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 13, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Democracy Monument arrests raise serious concerns that the government will impose even harsher repression of people’s fundamental freedoms in Thailand,” “Thailand’s international friends should call on the government to stop arresting peaceful protesters, listen to their views, and allow them to freely and safely express their visions for the future” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, October 13, 2020 8:34:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:51:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s a milestone for Myanmar to be holding a second multiparty election, but however long the lines are to vote, this election will be fundamentally flawed,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The NLD government, which suffered under military oppression for decades, should recognize that an election without media freedom isn’t fair,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “It’s appalling that Aung San Suu Kyi is determined to hold an election that excludes Rohingya voters and candidates,” “She knows that real democracy cannot flourish in an apartheid regime imposed on the Rohingya” External link

HumanRightsWatch Monday, October 5, 2020 7:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhashan Char," External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, October 1, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : "Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhashan Char," External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, October 1, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

dhakatribune Thursday, October 1, 2020 11:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “In a darkly ironic attempt to portray Bhasan Char as a safe location, Bangladesh authorities beat Rohingya refugees, including children, who were protesting their detention and begging to return to their families in Cox’s Bazar,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “In a darkly ironic attempt to portray Bhasan Char as a safe location, Bangladesh authorities beat Rohingya refugees, including children, who were protesting their detention and begging to return to their families in Cox’s Bazar,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 1, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Sheikh Hasina ) : “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was rightly celebrated for welcoming refugees from Myanmar, but her government is now holding desperate men, women, and children on Bhasan Char,” “If UN experts find the island to be safe and habitable, and refugees’ rights are respected, then people may freely choose to relocate there. But beating people up for seeking to reunite with their families is completely unacceptable” External link

HumanRightsWatch Thursday, October 1, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Myanmar commission’s report departs from longstanding government efforts to absolve the military of wrongdoing, but it’s still a major disappointment,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The commission appears to admit just enough to try to placate international opinion, which has overwhelmingly concluded that crimes against humanity and even genocide occurred, while shielding senior military commanders who planned and ordered atrocities,” “Scapegoating a few low-ranking soldiers will fool no one. The commission’s report is only meaningful if the military acknowledges responsibility and agrees to an independent international justice process” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Concerned governments have shown great patience to see if this commission would finally lead to a major breakthrough by the Myanmar authorities in truth-telling and accountability,” “While low expectations may cause some to see a glass half full, the sad reality is a glass that’s still nearly empty. The government’s modest admissions of responsibly are just too little, too late” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Only by allowing UN experts to conduct a long-promised independent assessment would it be possible to determine the feasibility, safety, and sustainability of the arrangements at Bhasan Char," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, September 16, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Only by allowing UN experts to conduct a long-promised independent assessment would it be possible to determine the feasibility, safety, and sustainability of the arrangements at Bhasan Char,” External link

dhakatribune Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Bangladesh government is detaining refugees on a remote island, separated from their families, in a callous attempt to claim that that it is safe and habitable," External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Instead of putting on a show for visitors and laying out fancy feasts, the Bangladesh government should listen to refugees' most basic plea: to be safely reunited with their families," "Bangladesh authorities should follow through with their original promise by bringing the refugees back to their families in Cox's Bazar and moving forward with the planned independent UN assessment of the island" External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Bangladesh government is detaining refugees on a remote island, separated from their families, in a callous attempt to claim that that it is safe and habitable,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Instead of putting on a show for visitors and laying out fancy feasts, the Bangladesh government should listen to refugees’ most basic plea: to be safely reunited with their families,” “Bangladesh authorities should follow through with their original promise by bringing the refugees back to their families in Cox’s Bazar and moving forward with the planned independent UN assessment of the island” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 15, 2020 9:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams wrote : "The NAB has been widely criticised as being used for political purposes and it's evident that the charges against Rehman were politically motivated. Rehman's ordeal epitomizes the fast-shrinking space for dissent and criticism in Pakistan," External link

irishsun Friday, September 11, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “It’s inexplicable that the Japanese government would try to curry favor with Myanmar’s abusive security apparatus by providing financial assistance to the police,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Japanese government should realize that giving shiny new equipment to Myanmar’s police won’t make them less abusive,” “By conferring undeserved legitimacy on the Myanmar police, they are signaling to Myanmar’s people that their suffering is of little concern” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, September 9, 2020 9:46:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry has highlighted the massive scale of mistreatment of women in prison and the need for broad and sustained reform,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 8, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, September 8, 2020 5:14:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “While an important step, this report can only bring change if Pakistani authorities follow its recommendations and end widespread abuse,” External link

voanews Monday, September 7, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform,” External link

voanews Monday, September 7, 2020 11:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Human Rights Ministry has highlighted the massive scale of mistreatment of women in prison and the need for broad and sustained reform," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Human Rights Ministry report is an opportunity for the Pakistan government to take meaningful steps to improve the treatment of women in prisons in the country and start a much-needed process of systemic, large-scale prison reform," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 8:50:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 6, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave – even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, September 6, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thai authorities should stop arresting and charging activists for organizing and participating in peaceful pro-democracy rallies,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 28, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Thailand’s human rights crisis is increasingly reverberating around the world,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 28, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

kualalumpurtimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

irishsun Wednesday, August 26, 2020 4:07:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

tv5 Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:31:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

LePoint Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:17:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : «La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller» External link

la-croix Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:10:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

challenges Tuesday, August 25, 2020 12:04:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams estimé : "La Birmanie doit accepter une solution internationale qui offre un retour sûr et volontaire aux réfugiés rohingyas, tandis que le Bangladesh, dont nous comprenons les capacités limitées, ne devrait pas rendre les conditions plus inhospitalières encore pour des réfugiés qui n'ont nulle part où aller" External link

afp-fr Tuesday, August 25, 2020 11:43:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar needs to accept an international solution that provides for the safe, voluntary return of Rohingya refugees, while an understandably stretched Bangladesh should not make conditions inhospitable for refugees who have nowhere to go," External link

abs-cbnnews Tuesday, August 25, 2020 9:01:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Myanmar's government should recognise that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won't disappear even amid a global pandemic," External link

thedailystarBD Monday, August 24, 2020 3:30:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

dhakatribune Monday, August 24, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, August 24, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

reliefWeb Monday, August 24, 2020 10:30:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Myanmar’s government should recognize that the terrible suffering it has caused the Rohingya won’t disappear even amid a global pandemic,” External link

eurasiareview Monday, August 24, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Bangladesh provided a safe haven to the Rohingya refugees three years ago, but the government now seems to want to make life so unbearable in the camps that the refugees feel compelled to leave – even though they have nowhere safe to go,” “Concerned governments should ramp up support for the refugees in Bangladesh while issuing targeted sanctions against Myanmar for failing to create the necessary conditions for the refugees to finally go home” External link

eurasiareview Monday, August 24, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The United Nations and concerned governments should speak out publicly against the rolling political repression in Thailand,” “Thai youth are increasingly demanding real progress toward democracy and the rule of law so they can freely express their visions for the future of the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Toshimitsu Motegi ) : “Japanese Foreign Minister Motegi’s whirlwind trip encompasses four countries with human rights crises of their own making,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Toshimitsu Motegi ) : “Foreign Minister Motegi should use his trip to let each government know that Japan’s financial and development aid needs to go hand-in-hand with a commitment and action toward protecting human rights,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Friday, August 21, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The government’s repeated promises that it would listen to dissidents have been proven pointless as arrests of activists increase,” External link

laht Friday, August 21, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams added : “The authorities should make amends for their mistakes and drop the charges and release Arnon and the other detained activists,” External link

laht Friday, August 21, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:22:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:27:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

wsoctv Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

expressindia Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:29:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:20:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

bbc Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:55:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 20, 2020 9:20:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

msn-uk Thursday, August 20, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:48:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

guardian Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

ABCnews Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government's repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

startribune Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated," External link

timescolonist Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:29:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:37:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s repeated promises to listen to dissenting voices have proven meaningless as the crackdown on pro-democracy activists continues unabated,” External link

TorontoStar Thursday, August 20, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : "Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government's authoritarian tendencies and lack of respect for human rights," External link

aljazeera-en Sunday, August 16, 2020 5:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government’s authoritarian tendences and lack of respect for human rights,” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 16, 2020 2:44:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said : “Each new arrest of a peaceful pro-democracy activist shows the Thai government’s authoritarian tendencies and lack of respect for human rights,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, August 15, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said : “The Thai government’s intolerance of political criticism and dissenting opinions indicates an embrace of authoritarian rule, not a transition to rule of law and democracy,” “Concerned governments and the United Nations need to publicly demand that the Thai government should fulfill its promises to allow Thai people to organize, assemble peacefully, and express their visions for the future of the country” External link

HumanRightsWatch Saturday, August 15, 2020 2:40:00 PM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Rong Chhun ) : "He probably thinks that 20% is where it will stop, so he can go ahead and arrest Rong Chhun and many other people without any consequences," External link

BangkokPost Thursday, August 13, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Brad Adams said ( about Daily ) : “The arrests of democracy supporters and activists are an attempt to dismantle Hong Kong’s civil society, including independent media like Apple Daily ,” External link

HumanRightsWatch Tuesday, August 11, 2020 6:47:00 P