DVB speaks exclusively with Sitt Myaing, the chairman of the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission, about the investigation into Par Gyi’s untimely death.
Three hundred people gathered in central Rangoon on Sunday to denounce the extrajudicial killing of Par Gyi.
Karen villagers are again in limbo on the Thai-Burmese border, having fled conflict in eastern Burma.
Leaders from six Karen armed groups have formed a task force in order to combat drug production and use in the east Burmese state.
Over 200 displaced people who were evicted from Thameelay village have spent two nights at the Karen border after authorities bar their entry into Karen state.