International Day of Peace for Whom?

September 28, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“Myanmar’s unwillingness to address rampant rights abuses in situations of armed conflict, to hold perpetrators of human rights violations to account and end impunity goes to show the little regard it has for the most marginalized and disenfranchised communities in Myanm... Read more ►

Myanmar’s Whitewashing of the Truth Must End

September 24, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“Whilst the denial of our identity as an ethnic group belonging to Myanmar continues, we find it hard to believe that the physical and genocidal destruction of our group will come to an end.”Rohingya Youth Association (RYA) A much publicized video of two Myanmar military... Read more ►

COVID-19 Surges in Rakhine State, but Internet Restrictions Remain

September 11, 2020  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“Is the internet being shut down to hide war crimes in Rakhine and killing people?” In light of the recent wave of COVID-19 cases emanating from Rakhine State, it is of huge importance that the internet is fully restored in the townships in which it has been restricted s... Read more ►

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