United Wa State Army (UWSA) spokesman Aung Myint speaks to DVB’s Aye Nai about drugs, development and education in the Wa region.
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The return of education workers may signal an easing of tensions between the Wa army and the Burmese government over the issue of border militias
Sept 4, 2009 (DVB), The United Nations refugee agency today called on China to allow it access to Burmese refugees in the country's southern border region fearing additional displacement from[…]
Sept 2, 2009 (DVB), An increase in Burmese troops in a region controlled by Burma's largest ceasefire group has been witnessed amid reports that a wanted ethnic leader has fled[…]
Parliamentarians from Europe and fellow ASEAN nations were the latest to weigh in this week on the unfolding crisis in Arakan State, with a resolution in Brussels voicing concern over reports of human rights abuses and a group of regional lawmakers looking ahead to a 19 December meeting of foreign ministers to discuss the situation.
Rainy season arrives and wells start producing fresh water as locals in central and southern Burma wave goodbye to lengthy water shortage