Aung San Suu Kyi and her government can show they are committed to the rule of law by cooperating and giving access to investigators.
29 The News For 29 March 2017
After the recent UWSA-hosted Pangkham summit, analyst Liu Yun gives an update on the Wa’s part in Myanmar’s peace process.
Developers and city planners should embrace nature as a welcome advantage, not a hindrance, in Rangoon’s development.
Without truly ‘state-based’ dialogues to engage multiple stakeholders in the local context, ethnic enclaves will only be reinforced, writes Sai Latt.
Rumors and questions around the death of U Ko Ni continue to run rampant as the authorities fail to bring his killers to justice.
Arakan National Party chief Dr. Aye Maung is courting renewed controversy with a comeback bid in the upcoming by-election.
The top-down naming of a Mon State bridge—despite local objections—shows how the NLD government is wavering in its bid for national reconciliation.
Displaced populations along the Thailand-Burma border, including educated youth, continue to be sidelined, writes Leena Zieger.
As member of Ma Ba Tha files case against Ko Swe Win, Lawi Weng probes the injustices that let those spreading hate speech target journalists.
Article 17(1) of the Unlawful Association Act victimizes individuals based on ethnicity, gender or religious association, particularly in war zones.
More caution toward the peace process is expected from the new command.
A collection of local and scholarly perspectives explores the 17-year Kachin ceasefire, its breakdown in 2011, and beyond.
The United Wa State Army recently weighed in on Burma’s process as never before, but what part will it really play, asks Lawi Weng.
A press briefing on the investigation into U Ko Ni’s killing receives thumbs-down from many public and political observers.
Where are the Assassins?
What is Wrong With the NLD’s Policy?
Is U Wirathu Above the Law?
Ma Ba Tha Takes Aim at the Media
Understanding the UWSA’s Perspective on the Peace Process
Dazed and Confused: The Future of Rangoon’s Urban Direction
Burma’s National Dialogue: Where Now?
Rakhine Politics: A Great Success or another Great Rift Ahead?
The Rule of the Wa
A Hero to Remember
NLD Government Needs to Shut Down Ma Ba Tha Affiliates
In Rangoon, There is Plenty to be Afraid of