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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.

 

RCSS Says It Seeks To Become ‘One Family’ With Fellow Shan Armed Group

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

By Ye Mon / Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB) | September 18, 2017 The Restoration Council of Shan State (RCSS) and the Shan State Progressive Party (SSPP) must one day unite under [...]

Refugee Activists Discuss Pressure To Return From Thai-Myanmar Border At Chiang Mai Seminar

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen Information Center (KIC) / Burma News International (BNI) | September 18, 2017 At a public seminar in Thailand last week, Karen and Karenni officials raised concerns about the increasing pressure for [...]

Myanmar Exiles Pen Open Letter To Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Mizzima News | September 15, 2017 A number of Myanmar exiles have signed an open letter to Aung San Suu Kyi asking her to re-evaluate her position as ‘Burmese society is [...]

Tanai IDPs Won’t Return Home Until Tatmadaw Withdraws Troops

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Burma News International (BNI) | September 14, 2017 Over 1,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) living in Tanai, Kachin State since June say they are too afraid of soldiers to return home. [...]

Trust-Building Initiative: RCSS’s Nay Pyi Taw Visit

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency News (SHAN) | September 15, 2017 Following weeks of negative bad press stemming from the conflict in Arakan State, the Restoration Council of Shan State’s [...]

1809, 2017

Karen Women’s Organisation Press Statement On Burmese Military Persecution Of The Rohingya People

September 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen Women's Organisation (KWO) | September 18, 2017 The Karen Women’s Organization condemns the actions of the Burmese military against Rohingya civilians. We have seen the devastation caused [...]

1809, 2017

ICC Declines To Protect Stateless Rohingya From Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity

September 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) Joint Press Release: 16th September 2017 ICC declines to protect Stateless Rohingya from Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity We the undersigned organisations would [...]

1509, 2017

Indiscriminate Burma Army Shelling, Shooting Cause 300 Villagers To Flee In Mong Yai, Northern Shan State

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF) | September 14, 2017 Indiscriminate Burma Army shelling, shooting cause 300 villagers to flee in Mong Yai, northern Shan State - three villagers [...]

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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KNU Leaders Urge Youth to Maintain Tradition

August 14th, 2017|Comments Off on KNU Leaders Urge Youth to Maintain Tradition

By Nyein Nyein / The Irrawaddy | August 13, 2017 Papun Township, KAREN STATE — On Saturday, ethnic Karen in their colorful, traditional attire joined the commemoration of the 67th Karen Martyrs’ [...]

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

August 11th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 grave human rights abuses occurring predominantly in outlying ethnic [...]

Dateline Irrawaddy: ‘Prospects For Peace Are Not Good’

July 29th, 2017|Comments Off on Dateline Irrawaddy: ‘Prospects For Peace Are Not Good’

The Irrawaddy | July 29, 2017 Ye Ni: Welcome to Dateline Irrawaddy! This week, we discuss the latest developments in Shan and Kachin states and their impacts on politics and the country’s peace [...]

“Not Safe for the Refugees to Return”: Karen Students Release Their Position on Repatriation

June 22nd, 2017|Comments Off on “Not Safe for the Refugees to Return”: Karen Students Release Their Position on Repatriation

Burma Link | June 22, 2017 Marking the World Refugee Day on June 20, 2017, the Karen Student Network Group (KSNG) released their position on refugee return to Burma in a press [...]

RCSS Says It Seeks To Become ‘One Family’ With Fellow Shan Armed Group

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

By Ye Mon / Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB) | September 18, 2017 The Restoration Council of Shan State (RCSS) and the Shan State Progressive Party (SSPP) must one day unite under the same banner, according to the leader of [...]

Refugee Activists Discuss Pressure To Return From Thai-Myanmar Border At Chiang Mai Seminar

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen Information Center (KIC) / Burma News International (BNI) | September 18, 2017 At a public seminar in Thailand last week, Karen and Karenni officials raised concerns about the increasing pressure for refugees to return from the Thai-Myanmar border as [...]

Myanmar Exiles Pen Open Letter To Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Mizzima News | September 15, 2017 A number of Myanmar exiles have signed an open letter to Aung San Suu Kyi asking her to re-evaluate her position as ‘Burmese society is sleep-walking into the abyss of racial hatred and [...]

Tanai IDPs Won’t Return Home Until Tatmadaw Withdraws Troops

September 15th, 2017|0 Comments

By Burma News International (BNI) | September 14, 2017 Over 1,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) living in Tanai, Kachin State since June say they are too afraid of soldiers to return home. The Tatmadaw maintains an outpost near the IDPs' [...]

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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