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Women’s rights in Brunei are highly threatened

Brunei’s new Syariah Penal Code Order 2013 has provisions that clearly infringe on universal human rights and will open up women, children and sexual minorities to more violations. With harsh Syariah law embraced,what will happen to the fate of women in Brunei? ASEAN needs to take action. The Southeast Asia Women’s Caucus on ASEAN (hereafter Women’s Caucus) condemns the implementation of …

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