The ousted chief minister of Kayin State, has been sentenced to 75 years in prison on corruption charges, her lawyer, Zaw Min Hlaing, has told DVB. 67-year-old Nang Khin Htwe…
“Because of the current law, Kayah State does not even have a Kayan Ethnic Affairs Minister. But Shan State does.”
Tennasserim villagers launched the ‘Green Desert’ report on Thursday, calling for a Malaysian-backed palm oil project to be immediately suspended.
Mahn Win Khaing, who was elected into the role of upper house speaker, will also serve as the chair of Burma’s bicameral union parliament.
Will an NLD-led government be able to transform the lives of conflict-affected ethnic communities, or will they continue to be dominated by militarisation?
The Union Election Commission has released the fifteenth round of results from the general election.