Myanmar: Insurgents free ruling party politicians World

Myanmar: Insurgents free ruling party politicians

Insurgents from western Myanmar on January 1 released three ruling party politicians who had been kidnapped from conflict-torn Rakhine state, a spokesman for the insurgent group said, calling it a goodwill gesture to build trust with the government.
Myanmar: Militants launch attacks on military World

Myanmar: Militants launch attacks on military

Rebel forces launched a series of attacks targeting military personnel at different locations in Myanmar’s Mandalay region and Shan State on August 15, killing and injuring at least 17 people, according to Xinhua news agency.