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Comprehensive resource collection on Burma and the border, with a specific focus on conflict, human rights, peace process, and displacement issues.

 

Kachin War Continues, Fighter Jets Drop Bombs

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Kachinland News (KLN) | January 15, 2018 Battles continue unabated between Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and Burmese Army in southern and western Kachin state, and northern Shan state in the past week. [...]

Tatmadaw Attacked SSPP/SSA-N over 500 Times Since the Signing of the Union-Level Ceasefire

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Shan Herald Agency for News (SHAN) / BNI Online | January 16, 2018 After its central committee meeting, the Shan State Progress Party/Shan State Army – North (SSPP/SSA-N) released a statement that [...]

RCSS, Tatmadaw Clashed Four Times in Early January

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Network Media Group (NMG) / BNI Online | January 15, 2018 Despite signing the nationwide ceasefire agreement, the Restoration Council of Shan State/Shan State Army – South (RCSS/SSA-S) has clashed four times [...]

Signatory EAOs Responded with Postponement of the 21CPC to the Tatmadaw’s Heavy-Handedness

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency for News  (SHAN) | January 16, 2018 Simultaneously shortly after the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)-signatory Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) doled out a statement to postpone the 21st [...]

Kachin Parties Agree to Merge

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Network Media Group (NMG) / BNI Online | January 15, 2018 Three Kachin political parties will merge in the Kachin State, according to a statement released by the Kachin Political Parties Coordination [...]

1501, 2018

Shans Angered by Ifc Hydropower Meeting in Taunggyi Amidst Escalating Conflict and Blocked Peace Dialogues

January 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Action for Shan State Rivers (ASSR) | January 15, 2018 Action for Shan State Rivers (ASSR) strongly opposes the hydropower stakeholder discussion being held in Taunggyi today, which [...]

1201, 2018

Break Up Burma? – Executive Summary

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

By Roland Watson / Dictator Watch | January 9, 2018 The premise of the article is as follows: The people of Burma have suffered terribly under fifty-five years [...]

1101, 2018

Recommendations to Break Deadlock in So-called Peace Seeking Process in Burma/Myanmar

January 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Legal Aid Network (LAN) | January 10, 2018 The importance of the position statement publicly announced by the Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) after their emergency meeting on [...]

FEATURED Joint report by Burma Link and Burma Partnership: Voices of Refugees – Situation of Burma’s Refugees Along the Thailand-Burma Border. Burma Link’s report collection has over 50 reports about Burma issues with a focus on publications by local organisations. We regularly update the collection, which currently includes reports by AAPP, ND-Burma, TBC, KWAT, SWAN, and many more.

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Ethnic Groups Say Time Has Come To See Detailed Plan For Federal System

December 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Ethnic Groups Say Time Has Come To See Detailed Plan For Federal System

By Lawi Weng / The Irrawaddy | December 12, 2017 It is time for the Myanmar government and the military to tell the country’s  ethnic groups exactly what type of federal system [...]

Myanmar’s Forgotten and Forsaken War Victims

December 11th, 2017|Comments Off on Myanmar’s Forgotten and Forsaken War Victims

By Leena Zieger and Clarisse Tistchenco / Asia Times | December 10, 2017 The Ei Thu Hta camp on the Thai-Myanmar border faces foreign aid cuts that threaten the lives of its [...]

A 2020 Vision for the Kachin

November 28th, 2017|Comments Off on A 2020 Vision for the Kachin

Lahpai Seng Raw/Kachinland News | November 28, 2017 It has been a full 2 years since the landslide victory of the NLD in the 2015 elections, and the subsequent formation of a [...]

Healing Behind Military Lines in Kayin State

November 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on Healing Behind Military Lines in Kayin State

By Jared Downing/Frontier Myanmar | November 22, 2017 After 70 years of conflict, the KNU and local NGOs are beginning to work alongside the government in providing healthcare to the Karen people. [...]

Kachin War Continues, Fighter Jets Drop Bombs

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Kachinland News (KLN) | January 15, 2018 Battles continue unabated between Kachin Independence Army (KIA) and Burmese Army in southern and western Kachin state, and northern Shan state in the past week. In southern Kachin state, a Burmese army’s Infantry [...]

Tatmadaw Attacked SSPP/SSA-N over 500 Times Since the Signing of the Union-Level Ceasefire

January 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Shan Herald Agency for News (SHAN) / BNI Online | January 16, 2018 After its central committee meeting, the Shan State Progress Party/Shan State Army – North (SSPP/SSA-N) released a statement that the Tatmadaw has launched over 500 military offensives [...]

RCSS, Tatmadaw Clashed Four Times in Early January

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Network Media Group (NMG) / BNI Online | January 15, 2018 Despite signing the nationwide ceasefire agreement, the Restoration Council of Shan State/Shan State Army – South (RCSS/SSA-S) has clashed four times with the Tatmadaw within this month, according to [...]

Signatory EAOs Responded with Postponement of the 21CPC to the Tatmadaw’s Heavy-Handedness

January 16th, 2018|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency for News  (SHAN) | January 16, 2018 Simultaneously shortly after the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)-signatory Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) doled out a statement to postpone the 21st Century Panglong Conference (21CPC), scheduled to start at [...]

Burma’s Ethnic People Speak to Mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Burma Link | August 11, 2017 The decades-long struggle of Burma’s ethnic nationalities for equal rights, social justice and federal democracy, and the [...]

‘The PSLF/TNLA Will Follow a Better Path than the NCA’: Joint Secretary

By MNA / BNI Online | May 5, 2017 Freelance reporter Min Tayza Aung recently sat down with Tar Parn La, the joint [...]

Have Your Say: Padoh Naw Zipporah Urges for Genuine Peace and Ethnic Unity

Karen News | April 11, 2017 In an exclusive interview with Karen News, Padoh Naw Zipporah Sein, despite losing her position as vice-chairperson [...]


Displaced Karen Demand Myanmar Army Leave Their Ancestral Lands

May 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Displaced Karen Demand Myanmar Army Leave Their Ancestral Lands

Recognise Us: Refugee Youth on the Thailand-Burma Border

May 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Recognise Us: Refugee Youth on the Thailand-Burma Border

Unrecognised Leaders, Tomorrow’s Hope: Raising the Voices of Forgotten Youth

March 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Unrecognised Leaders, Tomorrow’s Hope: Raising the Voices of Forgotten Youth

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