NaSaKa Disbandment

Announcement Date: July 12, 2013

On 12 July 2013, President Thein Sein abolished NaSaKa (The Border Security Force). Known for its notorious and abusive nature towards Rohingya in Rakhine State, NaSaKa was created in 1992 with more than 1200 immigration, intelligent and custom officers who constantly targeted Rohingyas’ freedom of movement, with harassments, arrests, tortures, arbitrary taxation and properties confiscations.