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August 26, 2014


Update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation

August 26, 2014

Shan IDPs petition President Thein Sein for Burma Army withdrawal from their homes

About 300 displaced villagers sent a petition letter today to President Thein Sein, calling for the withdrawal of Burma Army troops from their village Wan Pasaung in Ke See township, and demanding compensation for damage to their homes and farms during the past two months.

Read more: August 26, 2014

August 07,2014


from Shan Community Based Organizations             

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Dear Secretary Kerry,

We wish to alert you to the escalating military operations by Burmese government troops in central Shan State, which are destabilizing the current peace process, and threatening the lives of innocent civilians.

Read more: August 07,2014

July16, 2014


Eastern Shan State villagers call for an immediate end to destructive gold mining operations

The Shan Farmers’ Network and affected villagers held a press conference today in Taunggyi to demand an immediate end to destructive gold mining operations in Mong Len, eastern Shan State.

Read more: July16, 2014

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