According to an international watchdog, Burma is the third-worst country in the world for landmine casualties.
A workshop on the dangers of landmines is being held in the Karen State capital Hpa-an for the first time under arrangement by the regional government.
A KIA spokesman says the Kachin militia engaged Burmese troops along the road between Kamaing and Hpakant on Monday morning after government forces had advanced on a position where the…
Witnesses at the scene said that a red wire trailing from a ditch at the side of the road.
A landmine blast in northern Shan State’s Kyaukme District killed one person and injured seven others, local sources said on Thursday.
A Buddhist monk and a young novice were injured in a mine explosion in Mongnawng, Shan State, on Monday evening.