Exposing the Hypocrisy of “Peacemakers”

November 15, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“That a Western diplomat thinks it’s acceptable to rent the Ady Road property owned by former dictator General Ne Win’s family illustrates the moral and ahistorical vacuum the EU enjoys.”Sawangwongse Yawnghwe, grandson of Myanmar’s first President and a renowned ar... Read more ►

Myanmar Government Continues to Flog the Dead Horse of the NCA

November 7, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

Four years after the signing of the much-touted nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA), armed conflict is worse than before, ethnic people still suffer human rights violations at the hands of the Myanmar[1] military, and natural resource extraction continues in ethnic areas re... Read more ►

The Silent Alarm Bells

October 31, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“If I don’t see action, I will raise this and will also ring the alarm bell.”Special Envoy The dire situation in Myanmar[1] captured the attention of UN Member States during the most recent 74th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), with the Independent Internatio... Read more ►