A splinter faction of the Democratic Karen Benevolent Army remains locked in a clash with a Border Guard Force militia in Karen State.
President Thein Sein announced that Burma has abolished the notorious Arakan security force that has been implicated in serious human rights violations against the stateless Rohingya minority
A government peace delegation met with a Karen ceasefire group on the Thai-Burma border on Tuesday to discuss weapons the militia had seized from the area’s Border Guard Force
Undercover Thai police officers and anti-narcotic officials in Mae Sot recovered 8 million baht worth of Yaba pills from Kokko village during a sting operation on the Burmese side of the border
Some 600 troops from pro-government Karen militia are joined by Burma’s intelligence chief and senior army officials at a ceremony to mark transformation
FROM THE DVB NEWSROOM Burma, Russia and Belarus are not invited to attend Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral on Sept. 19, Reuters reported. Myanmar Rice Federation claims Burma has exported hundreds of thousands of tons of rice this fiscal year. Burma exported more than 880,000 tons of rice in the first quarter of the 2022-2023 fiscal year, according …