KT/November 19, 2009
The corruption watchdog, Transparency International, in its 2009 report, ranked Burma as the third most corrupt country in the world -178 out of 180 - just behind Afghanistan and Somalia. The report also placed Burma at the bottom of the list as South East Asia's most corrupt country. According to the report the five most corrupt countries are Somalia, Afghanistan, Burma, Sudan and Iraq.
Ko Reh/August 13, 2009 (Feature)
Mae Hong Son- The Karenni military base perched at the top of Nyar Mon Mountain is the last base for the Karrenni Army along the border between Thailand and Karenni.
KT/March 25, 2009
The Burmese Army troops have blamed villagers in Pru Hso township, Karenni State after the Karenni armed resistance group attacked junta troops early this month.