Facing court in Thailand on Monday, two twenty-one year old Burmese men pleaded not guilty to rape and double murder on the island of Koh Tao.
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Military has been “reinforcing its troops, expanding outposts, storing supplies and ammunition, and confiscating and staking off land for the army”: KCSN
Burmese exports to China have decreased recently following a Chinese government move to freeze hundreds of bank accounts in border regions in an attempt to crackdown on illicit financial transactions…
Maj. Kyawzwar Win was sentenced by a military court on 5 December after photos emerged of him signing a petition to amend Article 436.
Burma has become the 171st state to pledge support for the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC), ratifying the treaty in Geneva, Switzerland, on 1 December.