Some of the press freedom- and free expression-related events and issues you might have missed last weekRead more
Social media giant Facebook has banned four more groups, which it described as “dangerous organizations” based on their verified use of the platform to incite violence and attacks on civilians in Myanmar.
The Arakan Army, Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, Kachin Independence Army, and Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) were taken down Tuesday, 5 February 2019, and prevented from using Facebook’s services to “fuel tension on the ground.”Read more
HSIPAW, Shan State, Myanmar – The sounds of gunshots and heavy shelling are far from new for the residents ofRead more
The Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ) is alarmed and deeply concerned at Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s statement reportedRead more