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A civil court in Shan State’s Muse District will hear a case involving the alleged rape of an underage Kachin girl by a Burmese solider.
Thein Sein’s warning came following a statement by Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri, broadcast on 3 September, which called on the terror network to expand its jihad to India, Bangladesh and…
Phyu Hnin Htwe, a member of the All Burma Federation of Student Unions, was denied bail by a court in Sagaing Division on Tuesday.
The report criticised Burma’s judicial system and recommended establishing an independent body to monitor the courts, which it said were subject to manipulation by Union administration officials.
“We have gone from what was essentially a gold rush to virtually no buyers whatsoever,” a property broker from Rangoon’s Twante Township, Myint Oo, told DVB.