Myanmar: Protesters - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 12:39 pm on 10th March 2021.

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Photo of Baroness Nye Baroness Nye Labour 12:39 pm, 10th March 2021

My Lords, the Burma Campaign UK, in which I declare an interest as a board member, is receiving increasingly desperate calls from the brave activists in Burma who do not understand why there is not more concerted international action. Does the Minister agree that if the UK Government formally supported the Gambia in its ICJ case against Myanmar, it would be a strong signal that we are not ignoring the awful events unfolding in Burma and that there is no impunity for the crimes of the Tatmadaw?