KIO rejected new Kachin Army

The Kachin Post / June 12, 2021

Kachinland Army soldiers / CJ

The Kachin Independence Organization (KIO), which has been fiercely fighting against the Burma’s military regime, has recently rejected the formation of another Kachin Army by the overseas based Kachin National Organization (KNO).

India’s NE Rebels’ collusion with Burma Army

N.B Chyoi / June 07, 2021

Soldiers of United Liberation Front of Asom  (ULFA)

The rebel groups from Northeast India bordering Burma have sanctuaries since decades in the border areas of Rakhine State, Chin State and Sagaing Region. In 1996, there was a flush out operation “Golden Bird” conducted by Indian security forces to nab the combined groups of 200 insurgents from United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-IM) carrying a arms consignment from Cox Bazar in Bangladesh to Manipur.

Myitsone villagers celebrated World Environment Day

San Latt / June 06, 2021

Myitsone villagers celebrating World Environment Day

Villagers from Myitsone Dam catchment area in Kachin State planted trees yesterday to observe the World Environment Day, intending to show a move to cancel the Myitsone Dam project and preserving the environment.

Attempts to alter electoral system to clip the democracy

N.B Chyoi / June 03, 2021

People’s Defense Force training /  CJ

There have been continuous telecast since Feb 01, 2020, on junta controlled MRTV highlighting the irregularities committed in the November 2020 general elections, which led National League for Democracy (NLD) to landslide victory. It is an old saying that if the lie is repeatedly conveyed then at a certain stage it starts giving an impression of truth, may be to certain quarters.

World Kachin met NUG officials

The Kachin Post / May 31, 2021

Zooming NUG & WKC

Representatives of the World Kachin Congress (WKC) held an online meeting yesterday with the Kachin officials from the Burma’s parallel National Unity Government (NUG).

Implications of Muse-Mandalay Railway

N.B Chyoi / May 30, 2021

Surveying a location in northern Shan State for Muse-Mandaly Railway

Two ethnic Kachin dominated villages Hona and Man Aung in the eastern Kutkai (Shan State) have been deeply concerned over the loss of the ancestral land as the proposed $9 billion-dollar Muse-Mandalay Railway (431 Kilometres) will pass through their villages.

Militia leader assassinated in Hukawng Valley

The Kachin Post / May 29, 2021

KIA Soldiers

A militia leader working for Burmese military regime was killed at his home in Nawngmi village on the Ledo Road of Hukawng Valley in western Kachin State.

China’s greed to capture the South China Sea

Pushkar Sinha / May 28, 2021

A Chinese aircraft carrier

China continues to fortify its controversial presence in the South China sea that risks triggering global conflict. Some analysts opine that it could lead to a war between the US and China too.

Villagers protested against Chinese Dam projects

San Latt / May 26, 2021

Anti-Dam protest / CJ

Many residents of Myitsone Dam area and Chipwi town of northeastern Kachin State today staged protest against the dam projects, demanding to leave the Chinese company and scrap the dam projects permanently.

Deterring China’s cyber theft of sensitive technologies

N.B Chyoi / May 24, 2021

American defense and cyber security experts have warned the Biden administration of China’s escalating economic and technological espionage and “theft”, asking for a strong mechanism to deter its “long-running campaign of cyber-enabled economic warfare”.