Press Statement
Victoria Nuland
Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 9, 2012


We are deeply concerned by reports of ongoing violence in Burma’s Rakhine State. We are monitoring the situation and urge an immediate halt to violent attacks. We also encourage the government to pursue an investigation in an expeditious and transparent manner that respects due process and the rule of law.



PRN: 2012/928