The Kachin are resisting the expansion of gold mining in historic N'Dum Latep, an area in Putao Township where the ethnic group is believed to have first migrated into Kachin and northern Shan States from
The Burma Army (BA) has launched a massive offensive against the People's Defence Forces (PDFs) and other resistance groups fighting to overthrow the military regime in Sagaing Region after the groups killed and wounded many
Junta soldiers have looted and then torched people's homes, eaten their animals and dumped weedkiller into a pond they use to provide water for their livestock after battles with resistance forces in northern Shan State.
The cost of rice has risen dramatically for residents of a small township in Putao District in northern Kachin State. After the Chinese border was closed due to the pandemic, staple food has to be