Naypyidaw has advised that non-citizens will have their white cards expire on 31 March 2015, despite a parliamentary decision to allow holders to vote in an upcoming referendum.
A group of locals in Thailand’s Phang Nga province have armed themselves, to track down traffickers and free their human cargo.
“Ban Ki Moon used that fake name for a fake race.”
The US President’s comments on state of political and economic change in Burma are eagerly anticipated.
Burma’s foreign minister Wanna Maung Lwin was in New York on Wednesday to address the United Nations General Assembly.
Restoring citizenship rights for more than 800,000 stateless people in Arakan State is the “key issue” the United Nations wants resolved.
This year’s census showed a population almost 10 million short of the estimated figure.