Amara Pongsapich with her preconceived opinion

In 2010, with the army crackdown and street protests in motion, Ms. Amara Pongsapich the Chairwoman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), presented flowers to the then-Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva. Ms. Amara’s lack of neutrality has caused outrage among civil society, human rights defenders and the families of the victims who were killed by army personnel in the capital city of Thailand.

More on the story in my CNN iReport.

Abhisit elected Amara Pongsapich into the NHRC

Abhisit elected Amara Pongsapich into the NHRC

 

 

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