Enforced Disappearance of Sombath Somphone Must be Addressed

Ahead of Laos’ second Universal Periodic Review (UPR) at the UN Human Rights Council on 20 January 2015, 145 organisations worldwide including Ciivl Rights Defenders have called on UN members to make the enforced disappearance of prominent civil society leader Sombath Somphone a central issue at the UPR.

The full letter can be read by clicking here

Categories: News and Statements.
Tags: Laos, Sombath Somphone, and SouthEast Asia.
Regions: Laos.