Nomadic fishermen on Thursday urged the Thai government to help resolve a dispute over access to ancestral shrines on land taken over by developers, following violence in which dozens were injured last month.
Join the DVB Roadshow team as they meet Chin hill tribe women who are among the last inked by a fading tradition.
In this week’s episode of DVB Debate, the panel questions the government’s motives for annulling white cards, and ponders what is next for former holders within the persecuted Rohingya minority.
China’s foreign ministry has confirmed that refugees fleeing fighting between the Burmese army and rebel troops have crossed into China this week.
In an exclusive interview with DVB, KIA heavyweight Gen. Gun Maw, says that the peace process has stalled due to the Burmese government’s disingenuous tactics.
Are ethnic voices being heard?
On this episode of DVB Debate, a panel of ethnic leaders and political analysts discuss the future of federalism in Burma.
Karen villagers are again in limbo on the Thai-Burmese border, having fled conflict in eastern Burma.
After walking out on ethnic talks on Sunday, the Karen National Union (KNU) has suspended its membership with the United Nationalities Federal Council.
Watch today’s top stories with Angus Watson.