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Posts Tagged ‘Kachin Independence Army’ (106 found)

KIA ဗိုလ္သင္တန္းေက်ာင္းသို႔ ပစ္ခတ္တိုက္ခိုက္မႈအေပၚ ရခိုင္အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ား အစည္းအရုံး၏ ၀မ္းနည္းေၾကာင္း သ၀ဏ္လႊာ

၂၀၁၄ခုႏွစ္၊ ႏိုဝင္ဘာလ၊ (၁၉)ရက္ေန႕၊ မြန္းလြဲ ၁၂း၃၆ အခ်ိန္တြင္ ဗမာတပ္မေတာ္ ေျချမန္တပ္ရင္း (၃၈၉)တပ္ဖြဲ႕မွ KIO ႀကီးမွဴးဖြင့္လွစ္ေသာ အရာရွိေလာင္း သင္တန္းေက်ာင္းအား(၁၀၅)မမျဖင့္ ပစ္ခတ္ တိုက္ခိုက္မႈေၾကာင့္ တိုင္းရင္းသား ဗိုလ္ေလာင္းမ်ား တေနရာတည္း၌ စုပံုက်ဆံုးျခင္းျပင္းထန္ေသာ ထိခိုက္ ဒဏ္ရာရမွဳ မ်ားျဖစ္ရျခင္းတို ့ကိုသိရွိလာရပါသျဖင့္ မိမိတို ့ရခိုင္အမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ား အစည္းအရံုးမွ မ်ားစြာ ၀မ္းနည္းေၾကကြဲ ရပါသည္။ […]

November 21, 2014  •  By Rakhaing Women Union  •  Tags: , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

KNU Position Statement on Tatmadaw’s Bombardment with Heavy Weapons on KIO Military Officer Academy

1. We were much saddened on receiving the news that 23 young cadet officers were killed and 20 others wounded, who were attending the KIO Military Academy, due to Myanmar Tatmadaw’s bombardment with heavy weapons on November 19, 2014 […]

November 21, 2014  •  By Karen National Union  •  Tags: , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

PSLF Statement of Condolences

1. Infantry Battalion 389 of the Myanmar Army intentionally shelled the Cadet Officer Graduation Ceremony organized by the KIO a 105 mm round on 19 November 2014 at approximately 12:36 pm. Together with the cadet officers of the Allied Forces, 11 cadet officers from the TNLA lost their lives from the shelling. The TNLA would like to express its feeling of great loss and deep sorrow for the late officers. […]

November 20, 2014  •  By Palaung State Liberation Front/ Ta'ang National Liberation Army  •  Tags: , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Letter to President Obama

Dear President Obama,

We are writing on behalf of Kachin Society from Myanmar and abroad, composed of (27) organizations and networks.

We would like to welcome your administration’s courageous step in engaging with the Myanmar government, including your visit in 2012 and your delivery of the important speech at the University of Yangon. It resonates with us to this day. […]

November 11, 2014  •  By 28 Kachin Civil Society Organizations  •  Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Obama’s Chance to Make Burma a Genuine Foreign Policy Success

As President Obama prepares to make his second visit to Burma, it is worth looking back at the promises made to him by Burma’s President Thein Sein on his last visit in November 2012 and to assess the worth of these promises. Burma, after all, is largely seen as a foreign policy success by the current administration amid the mess of Ukraine, Libya and the threat of ISIS […]

November 11, 2014  •  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

Fortify Rights Briefing and Recommendations: November 6, 2014

In ongoing fighting in Kachin State and northern Shan State, the Myanmar Army has targeted and attacked civilians and non-military targets, and killed civilians with impunity.

For instance, in October 2011, the Myanmar Army entered Hka Wan Bang village, Kachin State following nearby clashes with the Kachin Independence Army (KIA). Soldiers detained and tortured three local men suspected of involvement with the KIA, two of whom spoke to Fortify Rights. Myanmar Army soldiers detained “Doi Seng,” a 27-year-old Kachin man, along with two other Kachin men and then shot and killed an unarmed Shan civilian man on a motorbike […]

November 6, 2014  •  By Fortify Rights  •  Tags: , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤