Govt, intelligence sources claim continued militant activity in hill locations, while ARSA denies international links. The post In Troubled Rakhine State, Focus Turns to Mountains appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
Burmese Python middleweight rematch, Myanmar Women’s Day, live music and a techno boat party – all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy. The post Ten Things to Do in Yangon This Week (June 27) appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
As member groups desert the UNFC, analyst Joe Kumbun explores the failings that led to the recent crisis and questions if the bloc can survive. The post Will the United Nationalities Federal Council Dissolve? appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
Police decline to comment, but a former village administrator says around 100 residents have fled rural areas to nearby towns after a double murder. The post Villagers Flee Following Maungdaw Murders appeared first on The Irrawaddy.
The deputy minister of electricity and energy cites an annual loss of 300 billion kyats by the government, concerning the electricity supply. The post Despite Opposition, Ministry Says It Will Increase Electricity Prices appeared first on The Irrawaddy.