Most of the current complaints are reportedly related to the management of 100 million kyat regional development funds.
‘Arakan State is still not permitted to hold the national-level dialogue, and the government has given no concrete reason why,’ says ANP official.
The Pa-O ethnic people decide during their political dialogue to present the idea of a secular state at the upcoming 21st Century Panglong conference.
In November, the TNLA detained 11 ethnic Shan civilians, and the RCSS arrested 11 Palaung people, local leaders told The Irrawaddy.
The shelter’s residents tend to farmland and rear livestock, but their produce is shunned at local markets due to stigma around the disease.
National League for Democracy sources say Daw Aung San Suu Kyi feels remiss over silence following renowned legal advisor’s assassination.
China will not ‘sit as a judge’ regarding armed conflicts between the Burma Army and ethnic armed groups, Sun Guoxiang has said.