Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), along with other international NGOs, is suspending operations in Arakan state’s Pauktaw township following what it has termed “misunderstandings” that led to tensions with local Arakanese Buddhists.
Author: NAW NOREEN
A fresh round of peace talks kicked off in the Kachin state capital Myitkyina on Tuesday between the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) and a Burmese government delegation.
Religious minister pledges not to destroy a revered Buddhist site at the Latpadaung copper mine.
A landmark women’s forum has concluded in Rangoon, with a call for the 2008 constitution to be completely rewritten.