About 500 farmers, workers, and political activists marched in Yangon on Monday to oppose proposed changes to the country’s public assembly law, arguing that the amendments will limit free speech in the emerging democracy.
ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) today released, “The Rohingya Crisis: Past, Present, and Future,” a summary report of findings from a fact-finding mission to Bangladesh undertaken by members of the organization in January 2018……
While the implementation of the Dawei Special Economic Zone (SEZ) has been halted for years due to the widespread environmental and social problems posed by the project, 36 civil society organizations released a statement on….
U.S. Lawmakers are demanding Myanmar’s exclusion from U.S.-led military exercises in neighboring Thailand next week amid pressure for more American sanctions in response to atrocities against Rohingya Muslims.
Thousands of Myitkyina (capital city of Kachin State, Burma) residents poured into the streets on Monday to protest against Burmese military’s airstrikes, bombings, holding hostages and using civilians as human shields in the Kachin region.