The 2020 elections and the drafting of the Kachin constitution can be viewed as opportunities for crafting a process whereby we can seek reform within a culture of impunity, which has so far allowed crimes against humanity to be committed without fear of retribution.
Report by Amnesty International: The situation for Myanmar’s Rohingya minority has deteriorated dramatically since August 2017, when the military unleashed a brutal campaign of violence against the population living in the northern parts of Rakhine State, where the majority of Rohingya normally live.
No Peace In Burma: Refugees from Burma are finding it difficult to stay, difficult to go home. In Thailand, funding cuts to refugee camps have left over 100,000 displaced people from Burma to choose between trying to survive in deteriorating conditions and returning to a country not ready to receive them.
It is the position of the Karen Organization of the United States that this letter from the Burma embassy was used a propaganda in a strategy that the Burma government has used for decades, in deceiving the world, when most know the truth of their dirty deeds. More importantly, the Burma army controls the Burma embassy, and of courses ordered them to release this statement…