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Part 2: ‘They Create Problems Between Lahu and Other Ethnicities’

July 5th, 2014|

Burma Link | July 5, 2014 (updated July 30, 2015)Lahu are a little known ethnic group scattered around four countries; Burma, China, Laos and Thailand. Lahu people typically live up on the mountains and make [...]

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Story of a Jungle Medic and Ethnic Health Director: Saw Win Kyaw

March 14th, 2014|

Burma Link | March 14, 2014 Saw Win Kyaw is a 42-year-old Buddhist Karen man who was born and grew up in Hpa-an Township. Taking to the streets in the 8888 uprising, 17-year-old Saw Win [...]

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‘I want peace, I really want it to be true’

February 26th, 2014|

Noe Myint is a friendly and kind-hearted 46-year-old Karen man who grew up hiding in the jungle from Burmese military until fleeing to Thailand at the age of 12. Son of a soldier, Noe Myint [...]

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