KNPP Leader: Don’t Let Hate Speech Divide the Karenni People

Communities marked the 144thKarenni National Day on June 21. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES Karenni people must...

Loikaw Farmers Arrested over Land Dispute with Army

The Karenni State Farmers Association said it condemned the arrests, which took place in the middle of the night.

Locals Object to Netherlands-Backed Pig Farm In Karenni State

‘There business will be good, but we will suffer a lot,’ a village headman says. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES

Burma Army Sues Farmers for Encroaching on Confiscated Land

Six farmers in Karenni State’s Demoso Township are facing charges for plowing on land seized from them more than a decade ago....

Karenni Youth Activist Charged, Arrested, Remanded to Jail

‘History will decide’ who is right in the political struggle between youth protesters and the state government, an activist says.

Tatmadaw Threatens to Sue Farmers for Growing Crops Near Army Base

Soldiers block Karenni farmers from tending to their land, and are now building a wall to fence off the area.

Police Try To Arrest Youth Activists

We are demanding human rights and justice, and their response is to try and arrest us, said an activist. By KANTARAWADDY...

Karenni State Govt Prosecutes Six Youth Activists

The charges date back to a youth statement that described members of the state government as ‘enemies of ethnic solidarity.’ By...

Karenni State Govt to Consider Removal of Gen Aung San Statue

Members of the government have requested ‘more time.’ By MAW OO MYAR / KANTARAWADDY TIMES A meeting between...

NRPC, Karenni State Govt, KNPP Meet in Loikaw

Under discussion were resumed state government meetings with the KNPP, education, healthcare and regional development. By NAW DWE EI KHU /...

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