Daily Archives: March 15, 2017

Myanmar Ethnic Militias Meet With Chinese Envoy to Discuss Kokang Conflict

Ethnic armed groups fighting the Myanmar army in the country’s volatile northern states met with a Chinese special envoy on Wednesday to discuss stopping deadly …

As Civilian Displacement Surges, Myanmar Limits Aid Access

MYAING GYI NGO, MYANMAR � Seated amid his family’s simple possessions in a bamboo and thatch-roofed shelter, Saw Maung Care describes with anguish how they …

Myanmar Legal Team to Appeal Verdict Against Migrant Workers in Thailand’s Highest Court

The Myanmar government is sending a special legal team to file a second appeal of the verdict against two migrant workers from the country who …

UN: Conflict, Poverty Fuel $150-Billion Modern Slave Trade

UNITED NATIONS � The United Nations warns that conflict and poverty are fueling human trafficking and modern slavery, putting $150 billion a year into the …

UN: Conflict, Poverty Fuel $150-Billion Modern Slave Trade

UNITED NATIONS � The United Nations warns that conflict and poverty are fueling human trafficking and modern slavery, putting $150 billion a year into the …