Myanmar violence: Thousands flee fresh fighting in Kachin state

  Thousands of people have fled renewed fighting between the army and ethnic Kachin rebels in Myanmar’s northernmost state. Some 4,000 people have been driven from their homes since early April, according to the UN. It comes as a longstanding conflict between the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) and government troops escalates. The military is said […]

Urgent update: Kachin State, northern Burma,

Suggested letter to your local MP. Dear Rt. Hon Mr. Stephen Twigg, Thank you for your responses to my twitter messages. I am greeting you on behalf of all trustee members at Kachin Relief Fund. It is great opportunity to share the Kachin update news I received directly from the ground. Your Minister colleagues at […]