Crisis in Myanmar and the responsibility to protect
Hannah Ruth Chia
Date of Issue2008
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Cyclone Nargis has killed an estimated 100,000 people in Myanmar and left some two million people in desperate need of help. It has also laid bare ASEAN and the international community’s continuing inability to deal with the military junta’s stance on any issue, especially one as critical as the prevention of aid and aid workers delivering life saving assistance.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 059-08
Nanyang Technological University