Multiple massacres of more than 40 people at the hands of the military have been reported in Sagaing Region, and Myanmar’s former UN ambassador has suggested the attacks could be a war crime. We talk to the families of the victims.
Teenagers have been on the frontlines of pro-democracy protests in Myanmar, and young children are showing signs of trauma from the protracted conflict. This week, Doh Athan looks at the effect of the ongoing violence on children.
With the world's attention trained on the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Myanmar – and the military's brutal response to them – we're making select episodes of our Burmese-language podcast available in English. This week: women on the frontlines of the protest movement.
The Kayin State Border Guard Force has come under intense pressure from the Tatmadaw over its extensive, controversial business interests and there’s concern the ultimatum could trigger fresh hostilities in one of the country’s most war-torn areas.