A war of propaganda has been evident over the past months; Myawady has gone to lengths to explain the strategies employed in capturing Kokang outposts.
The Monywa photojournalist was detained by police on Friday for mocking government and military leaders in a satirical post on social media.
Anti-media propaganda that accused exiled and foreign groups of ‘generating public outrage’ removed from state-run newspapers
Separate statements released by armed groups refute allegations of civilian targeting and accuse government of propaganda
Information Minister Kyaw Hsan breaks down in tears during government’s first press conference, citing difficult questions
Unit tasked with disseminating news and shoring up perceptions of government led by Information Minister Kyaw Hsan