Question of Access to Justice for Women and Girls Facing Violence in Burma

May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Press release by the  Shan Women’s Action Network (SWAN) | April 27, 2016 SWAN condemns the corrupted judicial system and the judge who accepted the recent lawsuit filed by the powerful Chinese businessman, U Kyan Yee Kane, in Muse. This businessman brutally attacked [...]

Leaders Respond to Suu Kyi’s Call for Second Panglong Conference

May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

By Nang Seng Nom, The Irrawaddy | April 29, 2016 RANGOON — Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma’s state counselor and de facto leader of the new National League for Democracy (NLD) government, met with the Joint Ceasefire Monitoring Committee on Wednesday, calling for the [...]

FBR Report: Burma Army Launches Attacks Across Kachin State

May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

By Free Burma Rangers (FBR) | April 29, 2016 The Burma Army is currently launching small scale attacks across different areas of Kachin and Shan states. They have killed and wounded several villagers, including  wounding a 7-year-old girl and  killing a 60 year-old woman, and [...]

Senior Thai Official Puts Burma’s Refugee Repatriation Back On The Agenda – Refugees Concerned About Cuts To Rations And Essential Services

May 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

By S'Phan Shaung/Karen News | May 2, 2016 Refugees responded to a senior Tak Province official speaking about the repatriation of the more than 100,000 refugees from Burma living in camps along the Thai-Burmese border by claiming that withdrawal of support by international donors [...]

Army Reinforces Troops near SSPP/SSA’s Loi Say-Loi Leng Base

April 30th, 2016|0 Comments

By Shan Herald Agency for News (SHAN) | April 29, 2016 The Burma Army has dispatched reinforcements to the Loi Say-Loi Leng area in northern Shan State’s Tangyan Township, where a Shan State Progress Party/Shan State Army (SSPP/SSA) base is located, according to an SSPP/SSA [...]

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Burma Link Annual Report 2015

April 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Click on the image to download full report (PDF) Summary Burma Link is a growing non-profit organisation that was set up [...]

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Lives on the Line – Book by Burma Link

March 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Burma Link's book, Lives on the Line: Voices for Change from the Thailand-Burma Border, is available in English and Burmese. The book brings stories of [...]

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