Good News from Halockhani, Mon IDP Village in Southeast Burma

February 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Burma Link | February 7, 2016 Villagers in Halockhani, a Mon internally displaced person (IDP) village in southeast Burma, held an opening ceremony for a new hospital on January 26, 2016. The hospital was built by a Swedish group Varma Handen in cooperation [...]

Racism in Burma

February 4th, 2016|0 Comments

By Roland Watson, Dictatorwatch | February 2, 2016 Aung San Suu Kyi and the National League for Democracy have now taken over the government of Burma - at least those parts not reserved for the military. She has announced that she will make [...]

Statement by the International Karen Organisation on the 67th Karen Revolution Day

January 31st, 2016|0 Comments

IKO | January 31, 2016 On this the 67th Karen Revolution Day we recognise and honour the sacrifice of those who have given their lives, blood, possessions and liberty in the cause of the political and military struggle for the liberation and right [...]

Maintaining Arms Embargo is Crucial to Peace Process

January 28th, 2016|0 Comments

Khu Oo Reh, The Irrawaddy | January 28, 2016 In 2016,the question of lifting the on-going arms embargo and related sanctions against the Tatmadaw, as the Burma Army is known, and its civilian cronies will be revisited by Western governments. The fact that [...]

A Brief NCA History, the NCA’s Flaws and Failings by Naw Zipporah Sein

January 22nd, 2016|1 Comment

KNU (Karen National Union) Vice-President Naw Zipporah Sein | January 14, 2016 1) LAIZA SUMMIT AND FORMATION OF NCCT The efforts of the Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) to negotiate a Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) with the Burmese/Myanmar government began in November 2013 at [...]

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Good News from Halockhani, Mon IDP Village in Southeast Burma

February 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Burma Link | February 7, 2016 Villagers in Halockhani, a Mon internally displaced person (IDP) village in southeast Burma, held an opening ceremony for a [...]

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Soft Launch Successfully Held for Limited Edition of Burma Link’s Book “Lives on the Line”

December 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Burma Link | December 19, 2015 On Wednesday December 16th, Burma Link organised a soft launch for the book “Lives on the Line: Voices for [...]

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