Myanmar’s ethnic armies present ceasefire draft

Myanmar’s ethnic armies present ceasefire draft

By IRIN Photo: Contributor/IRIN “What talks?” ask people displaced from conflict in Kachin State’s largest IDP camp LAIZA, 7 November 2013 (IRIN) – Eighteen of Myanmar’s ethnic armed groups recently gathered in the rebel-controlled Kachin...
Burma: Lest we don’t see, a genocide is in the making

Burma: Lest we don’t see, a genocide is in the making

By ALIRAN It is time for Burma’s pro-democracy movement to speak out against the targeted attacks on the Muslims in that country, says Bonojit Hussain. “We have to ask ourselves whether we may have over-romanticised its battles against the junta as a broader quest to...