A KIO Technical Adviser Team spokesman said that the search – for which there was no warrant – was ‘politically unacceptable.’
Locals are suffering a shortage of rice and fuel in the conflict-torn area.
Local sources say fighting broke out between the TNLA and the SSA-N.
The UN defines genocide as acts meant to destroy a national, ethnic, racial or religious group. Such a designation is rare under international law.
Moegyo challenges the role of development/assistance in ethnic areas and provides recommendations for vetting.
When pressed if he used the word Rohingya during a meeting with Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing, the Pope replied he used the words needed to get to the message.
Pope Francis calls for decisive measures to resolve the political reasons that caused mostly Muslim refugees in Myanmar to flee to Bangladesh.
An AA spokesman alleges that the Myanmar Army recently launched a large-scale assault utilizing more than 30 battalions in Chin’s State Paletwa Township.
Kachin group says areas under its control in Tanai Township shelled heavily, but reports no casualties.
Thai authorities arrest 16 protesting against the construction of a coal-fired power plant, drawing criticism of the military govt from activists.
Pope Francis calls on Myanmar people to embrace peace and reconciliation as their country emerges from nearly five decades of military rule.
Hundreds of villagers from Paletwa Township, Chin State are stranded and in need of support, say relief workers.
Pope Francis met with Myanmar’s military chief to start a delicate visit to the majority-Buddhist country that has been accused of ethnic cleansing.
Two Arakan Army members have been killed and at least four wounded in three weeks of clashes with the Myanmar Army, the armed ethnic group says.
A US delegation traveled to troubled Rakhine State to observe the reality on the ground and seek a local perspective.