Farmers from Nwalapoe, near Loikaw, the Karenni state capital, are angry that the Burma Army is demanding they pay 2000 kyat for a registration card that allows them travel to their work.
The Burmese troop led by Captain. Kyaw Thu, the LIB no. 517, which based in Shandaw Township, Htay Yuu Taung also known as Loipeeso has ordered rice from Dawtanaw and Dawmule last couple days, according to Karenni sources in Shandaw Township in Karenni state.
The Union Solidarity and Development Party with the local authorities have closed the National Unity and Development Party (NUDP) chairman's own private business sectors, due to the effect of the current harass, which has resulted not to contest in the upcoming election...
Several villages in Karenni state are likely to face with food shortage in the coming of 2011 year, while the there is still low rainfall and could not plough the fields being today, which has resulted in damage to cash crops, according to sources inside.
The Burmese military regime's Regional Control Command has forced to sign members of the peace group also known as Nye, a Karenni peace negotiation group, a guarantee not to get in touch with the Karenni Natinal Progressive Party, according to sources close to the peace group.
Following the announcement by the Burmese military regime that it will hold an election on November 7 is to animate the junta’s controversial 2008 constitution and significantly fails to meet with the ethnic leaders and opposition groups make the election could not be recognized, said Karenni National Community of Canada (KNCC).
The Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) forced loans, which are seen as a support for government-back political candidates were criticized at Phe Khon village, Southern part of Shan state,...
The Burmese military regime and Chinese investors will proceed with the construction of the Salween river dam and hydropower plant in Karenni state despite opposition from civic groups which claim the project has an adverse environmental impact and is causing human rights violations, according to a politician who keep a close watch on the Karenni political situation. . .