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February
15
2019

EU Must Halt Burma Police Training Programme

By Burma Campaign UK

BLOG POSTS - ဘေလာ့ဂ္

February 13, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Ethnic Struggles Face Harsh Reality on Union Day

Over seventy years later, it is time for the the current NLD Government, under the leadership of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, to reflect on what they are doing differently to the decades of military dictatorship… As another Union Day passes in Myanmar[1], ethnic people in all... Read more ►

February 6, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Constitution Change Essential for a Federal Democratic Myanmar

It is not just the military’s control over government that is problematic. The deeply centralized structure of governance and policies of Burmanization have perpetuated the lack of equal rights for ethnic nationalities, an issue that has been at the core of Myanmar’s civ... Read more ►

January 31, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Protection, Justice and Accountability Needed for Return of Rohingya Refugees

As the Rohingya and other ethnic minorities continue to face threats and persecution, UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar[1], Ms. Yanghee Lee, called for the Commander-in-Chief of the Myanmar military, Min Aung Hlaing, to be prosecuted for genocid... Read more ►

January 25, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

`Does China Give A Dam?’

With China’s multi-billion dollar “Belt and Road Initiative” (BRI) at stake, China’s aggressive pursuit of the resumption of Myitsone dam and its attempts to secure its border areas is further negatively impacting ethnic communities in Myanmar[1], particularly those ... Read more ►

January 18, 2019 • Author: Progressive Voice

Another Year, Another Crisis in Rakhine

Rakhine State has lurched into another crisis over the last few weeks, as attacks by the Arakan Army (AA) on border guard police posts, reveal the deep, structural problems and resentment that many ethnic Rakhine people have towards the Bamar-centric statebuilding project of... Read more ►

December 18, 2018 • Author: Progressive Voice

Myanmar’s Latest Whitewash

The latest Myanmar[1] government-led Independent Commission of Enquiry (CoE) to finally find out the ‘truth’ behind what happened in Rakhine State in 2017, after having spoken with the military, is now giving victims a few weeks to submit evidence of abuse by the end of ... Read more ►