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UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie Pitt visits displaced people in Myanmar's Kachin State

Angelina Jolie meets refugees during her visit to Kachin State

Actress Angelina Jolie, a special envoy for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, met with Kachin war refugees in Myitkyina, Kachin State, on Thursday. The meeting took place at the Jan Mai Kawng refugee camp in Myitkyina from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mizzima News, 5 hours ago
Jolie visits Kachin camps Eleven Myanmar, 23 hours ago

UN refugee agency envoy Angelina Jolie visits displaced people in Myanmar's Kachin state

31 July 2015 Oscar-winning actress and United Nations refugee agency Special Envoy, Angelina Jolie, travelled yesterday to Myanmar's Kachin state, where internally displaced persons (IDPs), including a number of women, told her their stories. ...
 United Nations13 hours ago UN envoy Angelina Jolie visits displaced people in Myanmar's Kachin state  HT Syndication3 hours ago Angelina Jolie visits Myanmar,...  Deccan Chronicle1 hour ago
UCAN India

Civil society groups urge end to conflicts

A group of civil society organisations has urged the government to suspend its military offensive in Kachin State and withdraw the 17 Tatmadaw battalions from Sumprabum township. Clashes between government forces and the Kachin Independence Army ...
 Myanmar Times5 days ago Myanmar aid groups call for help for displaced civilians  UCAN India4 days ago Relief groups struggle to reach Kachin civilians  Mizzima News1 week ago Aid workers struggle to reach fleeing Kachin civilians  UCAN India1 week ago

KIA launches rocket attack on government forces

The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) launched a rocket attack on government forces in northern Shan state leaving one civilian dead and two others injured, the Shanghai Daily reported on 15 July quoting local media. The KIA's rocket attack occurred ...
 Mizzima News2 weeks ago XINHUA - Myanmar's Kachin ethnic group launches rocket attack on gov't forces  Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago Myanmar's Kachin ethnic group launches rocket attack on gov't forces weeks ago

China Incensed over Life Sentences for Kachin State Loggers

Chinese nationals arrive at the Myitkyina District Court on Wednesday. court in Myitkyina, capital of Kachin State in the north of Myanmar, July 22, 2015. China has lodged a diplomatic protest with Myanmar after a court in the southeast Asian nation ...
 Irrawaddy1 week ago Beijing protests over Kachin prison sentences  Radio TV Hong Kong1 week ago Life imprisonment for Chinese loggers in Kachin  DVB1 week ago Myanmar jails Chinese illegal loggers for 'life'  WA Today1 week ago

Myanmar pardons Chinese loggers among nearly 7,000 prisoners

Chinese nationals, who were jailed for illegal logging, walk out of a prison in Myitkyina, capital of Kachin State, Myanmar, after being released during an amnesty, July 30, 2015. A total of 155 Chinese workers sentenced to life in prison for ...
 Ecns.cn1 day ago Citizens irked by Myanmar's amnesty for 155 Chinese  MENAFN21 minutes ago Amnesty does little to liberate Myanmar's political prisoners: AAPP  Mizzima News2 hours ago Freeing of Chinese loggers riles Myanmar citizens  Sharenet21 hours ago

Myanmar rice exports may not be impacted by floods: official

Heavy rains and flooding since mid-July in Myanmar's Sagaing Region, Shan State and Kachin State have destroyed more than 24,000 hectares of paddy fields but the country's exports may not be affected significantly. This was the message of the ...
 Mizzima News3 hours ago Occurrences of heavy rains in Regions and States  Eleven Myanmar14 hours ago Schools, market closed after heavy flooding  Eleven Myanmar1 week ago

Kachin Party Leader: We Work for the State's People, Not Just One Race

Doi Bu, a Lower House lawmaker and the joint-secretary of Unity and Democracy Party of Kachin State (UDPKS), attends peace talks between the government and ethnic armed groups in Myitkyina, Kachin State, in May 2013. (Photo: Nyein Nyein / The ...
 Irrawaddy1 week ago Burma Army Restricts Aid to Kachin IDPs, Charity Group Says  Irrawaddy1 week ago Floods, mud, govt preventing aid to Kachin IDPs, says church  DVB1 week ago Burmese army outpost attacked in Shan State  DVB3 weeks ago

Kachin villagers flee clashes

Details are emerging of continuing clashes in northern Kachin State, where government air strikes have reportedly driven more than 1000 villagers from their homes. Religious leaders also say the government is blocking their efforts to provide ...
 Myanmar Times1 week ago Clashes in Kachin displace villagers  Myanmar Times1 month ago
Radio Free Asia

Kachin Soldiers and Myanmar Government Troops Engage in New Clash

A fresh clash broke out between an armed ethnic Kachin group and government soldiers in Myanmar's northern Kachin state, as a ceasefire was shattered in neighboring Shan state, according to the military and rebels. Fighting with heavy weapons ...
 Radio Free Asia1 month ago Shelling Sends Civilians Fleeing in Shan State  Irrawaddy2 weeks ago Clashes reported between Kachin Soldiers and Government troops  Mizzima News1 month ago Palaung army talks peace  DVB3 weeks ago
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