NEGLECT and LOSS (Number 05) Neglect and loss is a newsletter containing reports and commentaries on current problems in several Asian countries. Today, we are issuing the fifth (5) newsletter in this series. The purpose of the newsletter is to highlight many forms of unnecessary human suffering imposed on ordinary people in these countries due to the neglect of authorities to carry out their basic duties and functions to ensure protection for the people. The current issue contains the following: SRI LANKA: Office on Missing Persons and the Zero Policy on Justice SRI LANKA: An inability to prosecute: The Meaning of an Attorney General’s Role….. PAKISTAN: Attacks on rights continue NEPAL: Joint Statement on the Occasion of the International Week of the Disappeared 2021 MYANMAR/BURMA: Myanmar Situation Update (24 to 30 May 2021) The Impact of the Kulinas The Habits of the Kulinas Cultural Roots of Cruelty A Webinar on Freedom of Expression A Webinar on the International Day In Support Of Victims of Torture The readers are welcome to send their comments and responses at firstname.lastname@example.org. Those who wish to contribute are also welcome to send in articles to the editorial board for consideration. The link to the newsletter is as follows.