PSI satellite dishes that broadcast DVB TV and Mizzima targeted by the regime as junta struggles to control the media.
The Kachin Independence Army says it will continue to attack reinforcements as long as the regime’s security forces kill peaceful protesters.
Relatives of prisoners denied the chance to attend trials in the temporary courts and claim they breach human rights.
The envoy met the regime’s electricity minister to inform him that Malaysia’s Petronas had suspended its Andaman Sea gas project, the Malaysian Foreign Ministry said.
Troops have been deployed in large numbers against anti-regime protests in Kale and Taze in Sagaing Region.
Post-mortem report says Ko Aung Paing Htwe died in a car crash, but injuries to his body suggest torture.
While the CRPH demanded Beijing’s support, an embassy official expressed concern for the safety of Chinese citizens, investments in Myanmar during a phone call last week.
If the strong words of Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia are not followed up with action, the bloc will lose its last chance to be taken seriously.
The priority for the international community must be to find a solution to the crisis that benefits the people of Myanmar, former envoy Scot Marciel tells The Irrawaddy.
The security forces in Mandalay opened fire on medics preparing to march against the junta.
Elected lawmakers from the NLD to meet UN body to collect, preserve and analyze evidence of crimes committed by the military regime.
At least five people were killed when junta forces used grenades during an assault on a roadblock in Kale, Sagaing Region, and more killings were reported in Shan State.
More fatalities expected after regime troops use grenades and other explosives on protesters manning a roadblock to keep police and soldiers out of the town.
Thingyan festivities should not be celebrated out of respect for those slain by the regime, and to thwart its efforts to create an impression of normalcy, they say.
The KNU’s Brigade 5 spokesman Padoh Mahn Mahn says a framework is in place to establish a federal union and army, including the ethnic armed groups.