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Hakha Landslides Destroy 300 Houses and Displace 2000 People

August 4, 2015 by Khonumthung

About 300 houses were destroyed and more than 2000 people were evacuated from their homes because of heavy rains and landslides in Hakha, Chin State, western Burma.

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Flood Victims in Arakan State yet to Receive Aid

Flood Victims in Arakan State yet to Receive Aid

August 3, 2015 by Narinjara

Though most of the important townships of Arakan State have suffered severe flooding because of non stop rain in the last seven days no aid has yet been sent to the area.

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Amnesty does little to liberate Myanmar’s political prisoners: AAPP

Amnesty does little to liberate Myanmar’s political prisoners: AAPP

August 3, 2015 by Mizzima

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (AAPP) and the Former Political Prisoners Society (FPPS) are greatly disappointed at the release of only a handful of political prisoners this week, among thousands of criminal offenders set free in the amnesty, according to a press release July...

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