“We went to the reservoir and saw soil sliding down. Water was leaking under the wall,” said local villager.
He played in public a video file that had been circulating on social media of a man ranting in vile language about Suu Kyi and the government, calling the state…
More than 90 people have been treated for dysentery at the public hospital in Prome, with at least half of them suffering from acute symptoms.
The town of Padaung, ten kilometres south of Pyay, has been almost completely inundated. Locals from some 30 villages have been evacuated to safety.
A solo demonstrator demanding the release of student activists has been sentenced to two years in prison for sedition.