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. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES Farmers from Dawmukalar village have said...

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 TIMES Police visited and search the family...

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 KANTARAWADDY TIMES A representative of the Karenni State government...

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 representatives of the Karenni State government and youth activists in Loikaw...

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 / KANTARAWADDY TIMES Representatives from the Union government’s...

Kayah State Gov’t Mismanaged Funds, MP Says

The government broke the law by placing Union funds in a private bank account, MP explains. By Kantarawaddy Times The Kayah State government has mismanaged thousands...

Villages in Hpruso Township Forced to Do Without Nurses, Medicine

The government refuses to send full-time nurses to work in their unregistered clinics, say residents. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES Residents of two villages in Karenni State’s Hpruso...

Karenni State MP ‘Warned’ About Public Discussions With Youth, Farmers Union

An MP for Hpruso Township attends a meeting where he is asked about the protests surrounding a statue of the late Gen Aung San. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES Wednesday, April...

Tatmadaw Prosecutes Loikaw Farmers for Trespassing on Land Seized By Military

The Burma Army took the land in the early 1990s but did not use it, and is now bringing charges against local farmers who try to...

Karenni State Locals Worry Burma Army Plans to Re-Seize Land

The military is reportedly demarcating seized land that it withdrew from five years ago in Hpruso Township. By KANTARAWADDY TIMES The Burma Army’s 14th Battalion has set reportedly up...

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