Two Kachin pastors detained by the Burma Army have been charged under the Unlawful Associations Act, according to the President’s Office.
Human rights organisations have called on the government to investigate the disappearance of two Kachin pastors in northern Shan State.
Relief workers say that these internally displaced persons are urgently in need of blankets and warm clothing as the cold season sets in.
Govt administrator says it may take some time to repair schools that were partially destroyed by artillery shelling during the two-week conflict.
The eight militias, including the KNU, said that they strongly object to any attempt to label the Northern Alliance as terrorists.
Military-run Myawady News reported today that the Burmese units had to call in air support to defend their positions.