Farrow meets with Myanmar refugees
Shifts focus from Darfur to SE Asia dictatorship
Farrow, who has tried to compel world leaders to boycott the Beijing Olympics next month--blaming China for human rights abuses in neighboring Tibet and in the Darfur region of Sudan--said it did not matter that she lacked expertise on Myanmar.
"Individual responsible voices who have their liberty should express themselves for those who can't," Farrow said Friday at a Bangkok press conference, where she was flanked by Nobel Peace Laureate Jody Williams.
Williams criticized Myanmar's military junta for delaying international aid in the aftermath of the cyclone that killed 84,500 people in May and left 54,000 missing.