National League for Democracy member in Shan state’s Lashio request to publicy commemorate Martyrs’ Day tomorrow has been officially rejected by the authorities
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Arrest of Muslim man and National League for Democracy member highlights ongoing discrimination by Burmese government
Politicans and activists yesterday marched en masse in Rangoon in the largest public gathering of Burma’s opposition since 2007
Political parties ordered to attend separate event to the government’s commemoration as security is beefed up across Rangoon
Burma’s Martyrs’ Day is on 19 July, and this year celebrations have turned hi-tech. A Burmese programmer has created a loophole to get around the government ban on the sounding[…]
Across Burma, Martyrs’ Day is being commemorated to honour General Aung San and seven other independence leaders who were assassinated 66 years ago. At the Martyrs’ Mausoleum in Rangoon, Burma’s[…]
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Photos of the opposition leader taken during Martyrs’ Day and following government talks gain unprecendented position