Peng Jiafu, the younger brother of Peng Jiasheng – the leader of the MNDAA – dies from lung disease at 81.
The ANP leads a protest in Maungdaw after 300 homes belonging to a Rakhine sub-ethnicity are burned by a mob in Bangladesh.
Around 950 people fleeing fighting in the Kachin State township continue to take temporary shelter at the churches and monasteries in Tanai town.
SS Khaplang, the Naga rebel leader of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Khaplang (NSCN-K), passed away in NSCN-K headquarters in Taka.
The Irrawaddy briefs you on the week that was in the national legislature.
On the anniversary of the re-ignited civil war, a report and a global action statement highlight distinct perspectives on confronting injustices.
The KNU-Concerned Group headed by Padoh Naw Zipporah Sein says the agreement would not give rights to ethnic groups.
Township authorities ask those seeking refuge in Tanai to relocate to a village where clashes between the Burma Army and the KIA are frequent.
Do not travel along Mogaung and Hpakant roads at night, Kachin Independence Army leaflet campaign warns.
On the anniversary of the reignition of the Kachin conflict in June 2011, The Irrawaddy traces the progression of military engagements and failed politics over the period.
Six years after the ceasefire between the Kachin Independence Army and Burma Army broke down, KIA’s Lamai Gum Ja explains his group’s new approach to the peace process.
The Burma Army says it will hand over the soldiers in question once the military has completed its own investigation.
The govt has failed to fulfill promises that the Kaman could return to their Arakan State homes; now, many are anxious to start new lives elsewhere.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses the outcome of the 21st Century Panglong peace conference, the Union Accord, and the right of secession.
In a Rangoon press conference, SNLD leaders ask the govt to remove the term from any future peace accord concerning the political sector.