Political Monitor 25 - 24 October 2014
'Silent Offensive', Burmese military strategies fuelling Kachin drug crisis - New report by Kachin Women’s Association Thailand (KWAT) - 10 October 2014
Obama asked to ‘just say their name’
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Oct. 30, 2014, 12:10 p.m.
Gen Paiboon to visit Myanmar Friday
From Bangkok Post - Oct. 30, 2014, 12:05 p.m.
MP proposes another electoral system as NLD opposition firms
From Myanmar Times - Oct. 30, 2014, 12:05 p.m.
Conflict areas to get K280 billion for development, says minister
From Mizzima - Oct. 30, 2014, noon
KAF Inaugural Meeting Kicks Off
From Independent Mon News Agency - Oct. 30, 2014, noon
Activists: Burma Govt Clinging to Political Prisoners
From AP/Irrawaddy - Oct. 30, 2014, 11:10 a.m.
UK foreign minister ‘sticks head in the sand’ over Myanmar rights: NGO
From Mizzima - Oct. 30, 2014, 11:05 a.m.
Rakhine State chase down fleeing Rohingya
From Mizzima - Oct. 30, 2014, 11 a.m.
'Caught between a hammer and an anvil': Myanmar's Rohingya 'internment camps'
From CNN - Oct. 30, 2014, 7:27 a.m.
Karen Leadership Puts Problems on Hold
From Irrawaddy - Oct. 29, 2014, 10 p.m.
Ashin Wirathu: Five Reasons For His Rise – Analysis - By Aparupa Bhattacherjee By Aparupa Bhattacherjee
*Peace falters in Myanmar’s Karen state - By Saw Blu Blu By Saw Blu Blu
Public property - By Stuart Deed By Stuar Deed
The quiet revolutionary - By Than Naing Soe By Than Naing Soe
Working for a peaceful transition to democracy:
- Assisting in negotiations to end 65 years of armed conflict
- Helping build democratic institutions
- Empowering civil society and local communities
- Advocating for policies to sustain the transition