Bromley relied upon the Free Burma Rangers, the Karen Human Rights Group, and the Thailand Burma Border Consortium for field accounts of military oppression and destruction.
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TELECONFERENCE: An embargoed teleconference, for reporters only, will take place Friday, 28 September, 2007, at 12:30 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time. In the United States, dial toll-free, 888-790-1712. Outside the United States, dial 1-210-234-0098. The passcode will be "geospatial." The leader's name is "Ginger Pinholster." Information will remain under embargo until 1:00 p.m. U.S. ET Friday, 28 September, 2007. Reporters, please note: A sufficient number of phone lines have been ordered to accommodate reporters. Capacity could easily be exceeded, however, if the dialing instructions and passcode are circulated beyond the reporter community. Please refrain from sharing the teleconference information.
DOWNLOAD THE AAAS REPORT: An embargoed copy of the AAAS technical report is available for review by reporters only. Reporters are asked to refrain from re-distributing the report while it remains under embargo. (RNCNYC editors note. the embargo date on this pdf file reads Oct. 3 however this was changed to coincide with the teleconference on 09/28/07 , enjoy) burmareport_24sept2007_press. In PDF format.
For background on the AAAS Darfur study, completed in conjunction with Amnesty International USA, see: aaas.org/news/releases/2007/0606darfur. For background on the AAAS Zimbabwe study, see: aaas.org/news/releases/2006/0530zim.
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