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Burma Releases 62 Rohingya Prisoners

July 8, 2015 by Kalandan Press

A special court in Buthidaung, Arakan State released 62 Rohingyas, who were arrested by the army during violence in 2012, from Buthidaung Jail on 1 July said Halim, a Human Rights watchdog from Maungdaw.

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Burma Army Shoots Civilians in Namtu Township, Shan State

Burma Army Shoots Civilians in Namtu Township, Shan State

July 7, 2015 by S.H.A.N

One of the victims was Sai Maung, 40, of the nearby village of Pang Long, who suffered a serious injury to his hip after being shot by soldiers active in the area. At the time of publication, information was not available about the identity or...

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Fighting Prevents Travel to Border

Fighting Prevents Travel to Border

July 7, 2015 by KIC

Fighting between the Democratic Karen Benevolent Army (DKBA) and the Burma Army is continuing along the newly opened Asia Highway 1.

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