Category: Politics

UN Chief Urges Myanmar to Resolve Rohingya Crisis

NONTHABURI, THAILAND – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed concern Sunday over the plight of the 730,000 Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar’s Rakhine state, calling on Myanmar’s government to take responsibility by dealing with the roo…

Young Couple Injured by Artillery Shell Fire in Hsenwi

A 20-year-old pregnant woman and her 25-year-old husband were injured when an artillery shell hit Hsenwi town in northern Shan State on Friday morning.The shell landed in Ward 3 at around 5:30 a.m. on October 11. According to Hsenwi parliamentarian Sa…

NCA-Signatory EAOs Oppose Govt Demand to Report Aid

Ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) signatory to Burma’s Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) have come out against a recent government statement that they must report international aid sent to areas under their administration.In a press conference mark…