Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured
Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured
Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured
Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured

Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured

Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison
Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison
Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison
Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison

Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison

Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams
Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams
Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams
Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams

Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams

Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project
Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project
Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project
Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project

Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project

Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women's Income in Pantanaw Area
Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women's Income in Pantanaw Area
Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women's Income in Pantanaw Area
Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women's Income in Pantanaw Area

Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women's Income in Pantanaw Area

LATEST STORIES

Flash Flood and Landslide at Karen Refugee Camp Kills One, Seven People Still Missing and 11 Injured

September 18, 2018  •  Author: Saw Thein Myint

A flash flood and landslide ripped through the Mae La Oon Karen refugee camp on the northern Thai border early Sunday morning. The sudden flooding killed one refugee, injured 11 and left 7 missing. The Mae La Oon refugee camp is located in the mountains surrounding Mae Saria... Read more ►

Fourteen Inmates Caught after Escaping from Hpa-an Prison

September 18, 2018  •  Author: Karen News

Fourteen out of 41 escaped inmates have been caught after they broke out of Taung Kalay Prison in Hpa-an Township, Karen State, an official from the State Police Force said to Karen News on September 16. “We caught 14 inmates up to this evening (September 16). They were ca... Read more ►

Indigenous People from Tanintharyi Region Campaign Against Dams

September 17, 2018  •  Author: Sa Isue

Indigenous people from the Tanintharyi Region gathered on September 13 to campaign against the plan to build a dam in the eastern shore of Sar Ya Bwin Village under Tanintharyi Township in Myeik District. The campaign was based on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights... Read more ►

Kyainseikgyi Township Receives Ks 10,128 million for Community Driven Development Project

September 14, 2018  •  Author: Saw Myat Oo Thar

The Karen State’s Kyainseikgyi Township has received Ks 10,128 million for the community driven development (CDD) project, which has been carried out in joint cooperation between the World Bank, the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation, and the Department of Rural Develo... Read more ►

Mat Weaving Project Aims to Increase Rural Women’s Income in Pantanaw Area

September 14, 2018  •  Author: Nant Bwar Khlain

The Pantanaw Karen Youth (PKY) is carrying out a mat weaving project to increase the income of rural women in Pantanaw Township, Ayeyarwady Region with funding from an international non-governmental organization (INGO). The PKY started the mat weaving project on July 1 with ... Read more ►

JMC Should Gain Success in Practical Execution Rather Than being a Hallmark

September 14, 2018  •  Author: Saw Tun Lin

The Union-level Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC-U) vice-chair (1) Maj-Gen Saw Isaac Poe said the JMC needs to gain success in practical implementation. Maj-Gen Saw Issac gave the advice in his opening speech at the 18th JMC-U meeting, which kicked off at the National Reconci... Read more ►

LATEST OPINION STORIES

Families Remember Saw O Moo – Demand End to Killings, Military Road-Building

September 17, 2018  •  Author: Hsa Moo*

This month of September marks five months since Saw O Moo, an unarmed civilian villager and Indigenous community leader who was killed by Burma army on April 5, 2018. However, the Burma Army has yet to return his body to his family or tell his family the location of his body... Read more ►

“NCA Clearly Reveals Which Tactics will be Used in Making a Move” – KNLA’s Vice Chief of Staff Lt-Gen Saw Baw Kyaw Heh

April 29, 2018  •  Author: Karen News

Myanmar government and ethnic armed organizations including the Karen National Union (KNU) have signed the nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA), but clashes have broken out in the area controlled by the KNU’s armed wing, the Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) Brigade 5.... Read more ►

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Skirmishes Between Burma Army and KNLA Increase in Northern Karen State

September 12, 2018  •  Author: Karen News

Skirmishes between the government troop and the Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) have occurred more frequently in recent weeks in Mu Traw (Hpapun) District, Northern Karen State, according to sources from local KNLA officers. The latest skirmishes have broken out betwee... Read more ►

Salween River Flood Damages Homes at Ei Tu Hta IDP Camp

September 10, 2018  •  Author: Karen News

Some homes have been inundated and some local residents were forced to flee to safe ground in Ei Tu Hta Internally Displaced Person (IDP) camp due to sudden rise of the Salween River on September 5, the camp’s social affairs coordinator Saw Paul Leh Kar Li Lar Mu said to K... Read more ►

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