Burma’s reporters took to the streets of two cities on Friday to rally support for greater press freedom. About 100 demonstrators amassed in Prome, Pegu Division, while dozens gathered in Mon State capital Moulmein.
Author: NAW NOREEN
The trial of four journalists and the CEO of Unity Weekly journal, charged with violating the State Secrets Act, began on Monday at Pakokku district court.
Police and local villagers were reportedly injured this morning in Sagaing Division’s Yinmarbin township, when police arrived with bulldozers to uproot toddy palm trees on 100 acres of confiscated land.