Myanmar dam project raises environmental concerns A commission set up by Myanmar's government is due to report on a controversial dam project that has been suspended for several years. There are fears the Myitsone Dam in northern Kachin State will damage the environment and not actually provide power to the people. Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Kachin State. Source: http://www.aljazeera.com/video/news/2017/03/myanmar-dam-project-raises-environmental-concerns-170323052836887.html
UN mission will investigate allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya in Myanmar. The investigators must provide a full report by next year The leading United Nations rights body has agreed to send a fact-finding mission to Myanmar to investigate alleged abuses by security forces against Rohingya Muslims. Tens of thousands of people have fled Myanmar's Rakhine...
51.6 ° F