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Myawaddy Unrest Affects Normal People More Than Business Owners

Clashes between the Democratic Karen Benevolent Army (DKBA) and armed government forces on 27th September have had more social and economic impacts on normal people than on business owners said a ward administrator and business owners.


Wet Season Brings Spike In Malaria

As monsoon rains sweep across Burma from India, villagers in Karen State and along the Thai Burma border are prey to malaria.


Land-Grabbing Continues Unabated in Karen State

Naw Bway Paw looks out from the door of her windowless bamboo home in Hlaing Bwe Township, Karen State, and remembers the day in 1996 when Burma’s army came and took her land. In an interview with Karen News, Naw Bway described how she lost both her ancestral home and land.


BNI Launches its Latest "Deciphering Myanmar's Peace Process" Report

Min Lyon – On May 7th, Myanmar Peace Monitor—a project led by Burma News international (BNI)— launched its latest report, “Deciphering Myanmar’s Peace Process: A Reference Guide 2014,” at a press conference at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Thailand (FCCT). The report is a follow-up to the first volume of BNI’s “Deciphering Myanmar’s Peace Process,” a widely-used resource for individuals seeking information about Burma’s peace process.


Bangladeshi teenager trapped in Burma jail

A Bangladeshi teenager has been languishing in Arakan state’s Buthidaung jail since Feb.14, Nuru, a Teknaf local, told the Kaladan Press Network.


A chance to grow

Border school nurtures future Karen leaders

Proud family members bearing flowers, colourful knitted lanyards and envelopes filled with Thai baht climbed into the convoy of buses at the Mae La refugee camp before they headed off along the winding mountain highway to celebrate the graduation of loved ones.


Vulnerable workers

Advocacy group pushes for solution to migrant workers’ plight

The number of Myanmar workers in Thailand with expired visas has reached 200,000 and is growing by up to 1,000 a day, says the director of the Migrant Worker Rights Network, U Sein Htay.


Border Clinic Child Health Offers Hope

From out of Mae Tao Clinic’s Child Outpatient Department the sound of crying babies can be heard. A queue of parents, children in tow, wait outside the basic concrete building for their children to be weighed, measured and checked for serious diseases.


NCCT Delegates To Draft Its Version Of A Nationwide Ceasefire

The Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT) selected its nine-member delegation team to draft a nationwide ceasefire agreement together with a government team.


2,000 Civilians Flee Burma Army Attacks

A report by a political prisoner advocacy group has condemned the government’s ongoing arrest of political opponents.

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