37 Kachin communities and organizations around the world urge President Obama to stand for American values and principles

The Kachin Alliance, representatives of the Kachin community in the US, send a letter to President Obama on November 15, 2012. The letter was endorsed by 22 Kachin communities in United States and 15 other Kachin organizations and communities around the world. The letter said visiting the country at this juncture might provide legitimacy to a […]

A combined Kachin and Shan troops fought against Burmese government army in northern Shan State

Burmese government army has been continually sending more troops to Kachin areas in preparation for more offensive battles, said a local KLN source. Burmese army’s heavy artillery shells, including 105mm, continue to pound KIO controlled areas. On Nov 6, KIA’s 34th Battalion together with Shan State Army (North) fought against a combined force of Burmese […]