Burmese Soldiers Burned down Rice Barns and Killed Ta-Ang Villagers

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

by Tsa Doi La / Kachinland News (KLN) | December 6, 2016 On December 5 morning, Burmese soldiers torched civilians’ homes in the town of Mongkoe, controlled by KIA’s 36th Battalion under 6th Brigade. Sources from Hpau Jung Pa village have reported Burmese [...]

Mong Koe Back In Tatmadaw Control After Air Strikes

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

By Thu Thu Aung / Myanmar Times | December 6, 2016 The Tatmadaw has wrested control of a key strategic post in northern Shan State’s Mong Koe town after launching mortar and air strikes that activists say claimed the lives of four civilians and destroyed several buildings. [...]

Northern Alliance Calls for Nationwide Ceasefire

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

by Naw Noreen / Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB) | December 5, 2016 A coalition of ethnic militias based in northern Shan State has called on Burma’s government forces to halt offensives on its positions and withdraw their troops from the region. It has [...]

A Burmese Fighter Jet down, soldiers Torching Mongkoe City

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Kachinland News (KLN) | December 4, 2016 A Burmese fighter jet was down today at Namsu village near Mongkoe city at around 2:30 pm. It was not immediately known whether the fighter jet was shot down or it was a technical fault. The [...]

ARNO Rejects Government’s Investigation Commission

December 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Press Release by Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) | December 4, 2016 Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) is strongly opposed to the government’s pretension and lack of honesty, and rejects the 13-member investigation commission formed on 1 December, inter alia, for the following [...]

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New report “Invisible Lives: The Untold Story of Displacement Cycle in Burma”

August 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Burma Link, Burma Partnership and Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM) | August 12, 2016 Executive Summary Recently, much attention surrounding Burma has focused on [...]

608, 2016

Media Advisory: Launch of the Report “Invisible Lives: The Untold Story of Displacement Cycle in Burma”

August 6th, 2016|0 Comments

August 6, 2016 On 12 August, 2016, Burma Link, Burma Partnership and Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFORM) will launch a new report titled, Invisible [...]

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