The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom sent the following letter to President Obama on November 14, 2012.
Dear Mr. President:
For Your Information
September 6, 2012| By: Azizah al-Hibri and Robert P. George
The following appeared in the Indianapolis Star on September 5, 2012.
Editor"s note: Indiana is home to the largest concentration of Burmese refugees in the United States. About 7,000 Burmese live in the state, mostly in Fort Wayne and Indianapolis.
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December 12, 2011
By Felice D. Gaer and Nina Shea
Commissioners on the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF)
While Americans routinely enjoy religious freedom, most people live in places where it is seriously restricted.
December 1, 2011 | by Azizah Y. al-Hibri and Richard D. Land
The following article appeared in the San Jose Mercury News on November 30, 2011:
On Nov. 6, Burmese soldiers burst into a church in the state of Kachin, burning and looting it, severely beating its pastor, the Rev. Yajawng Hkawng, and kidnapping 50 of its members for forced labor, including women whom they reportedly raped.