MYANMAR PLEDGES TO COOPERATE WITH INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS ON HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUE

YANGON, Myanmar, Myanmar President, U Win Myint, on Monday, reiterated the government’s pledge, to cooperate with international organisations to ensure that the articles contained in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights are respected and implemented.

U Win Myint made the remarks, in his message on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

He also urged the ministries, state and regional governments, civil society organisations, state and private media sector and the people, to cooperate with the Human Rights Commission, to work for the improvement of the human rights situation.

He believed that, with collective strength exerted by all sides, human rights will blossom in Myanmar, without any distinction between the highland and lowland.

Meanwhile, the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission, also issued a statement on Monday, pledging to promote and protect the human rights of the citizens, in accordance with the provisions of the commission law.

Source: NAM News Network