Rt Hon. John Bercow

Announcement Date: August 1, 2013
“I call upon the Government, and Parliament, urgently to review and revise the 1982 Citizenship Law, to bring it in line with international human rights norms. I call for a genuinely independent analysis of the Rohingya people’s history in Burma, so that misunderstandings can be corrected, misinformation countered and prejudices addressed….”
Rt Hon. John Bercow
Speaker of the British House of Commons
1 August 2013
University of Yangon, Myanmar