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Human Rights in Southeast Asia: A Regional Outlook, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, First Session, July 25, 2019   [open pdf - 3MB]

This is the July 25, 2019 hearing titled "Human Rights in Southeast Asia: A Regional Outlook," held before the House Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. From the opening statement of Ted S. Yoho: "As we continue to witness decaying human rights in the region especially in countries like Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, some in Vietnam, and the Philippines, it is important that the United States and our allies stand up for the rights and freedoms of the people of this region. The world is dividing like we have never seen before. There has been a stability since World War II, if you can believe that with as much conflict that is going on, but the democracy that has led freedom, democracy, individual rights has been unprecedented in the world, but it is being challenged today." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Helen Nguyen, Francisco Bencosme, Cindy Huang, and Olivia Enos.

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Serial No. 116-58
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2019
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Public Domain
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