UN Documents for Myanmar: Security Council Press Statements

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4 February 2021 SC/14430 This statement expressed deep concern at the declaration of the state of emergency and the arbitrary detention of members of the government.
9 May 2018 SC/13331 This was a press statement on the Council visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.
13 August 2009 SC/9731 This was a press statement reiterating the importance of the release of all political prisoners and expressing serious concern at the conviction and sentencing of Aung San Suu Kyi.
22 May 2009 SC/9662 The Council expressed concern about the political impact of developements related to Aung San Suu Kyi.
17 January 2008 SC/9228 The Council reiterated full support for the efforts of the Secretary-General's Special Advisor, Ibrahim Gambari.
14 November 2007 SC/9171 The Council deplored that many prisoners are still in jail and new arrests have occurred, stressed the need for the Myanmar government to create conditions for dialogue and reconciliation by relaxing as a first step and the conditions of detention of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and release of political prisoners and detainees.