The Myanmar Military’s Red Lines

October 10, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

The military’s economic interests, abuses in conflict areas and the rights of ethnic people are all still off limits as those who bravely speak out continue to face the same repression that activists in Myanmar have always done at the hands of the Myanmar military. Ko Aung... Read more ►

Trust Needed to Build a Foundation for an Inclusive Nation

October 4, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“This case will have much impact on the ongoing peace process, national reconciliation, confidence building and general harmony. By doing like this, not only ethnic Karen people, but also all other ethnic nationalities have much distrust and scepticism in the government.... Read more ►

More Urgent Steps Needed Toward Accountability

September 27, 2019  •  Author: Progressive Voice

“Myanmar is failing in its obligation to prevent genocide, to investigate genocide and to enact effective legislation criminalizing and punishing genocide.”Marzuki Darusman, Chair of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar The mandate of the UN Inde... Read more ►