human rights organization, Karen Human Rights Group have reported that
thousands of unexploded landmines are a daily threat to the lives of the
civilian population and their livestock in Karen State.
village is a small fishing community – nothing more than a line of small bamboo houses with leaf roofing. Under a clear sky, three small wooden fishing boats glide onto the beach. A peaceful scene that now has a dark development cloud
hanging over the villagers.
Chin National Front (CNF) met with civilians, religious leaders and Chin
politicians following the 2nd Union level peace talks in Rangoon. The public
meeting that took place at the Myanmar Institute Theological Hall on Dec.12 was
intended to clarify the 27-points the rebel group signed with the government
during the peace talks that took place from Dec.7-9.