During the 50 years of dictatorship, the Burmese military enjoyed total impunity, as long as it posed no problems for people of higher rank. This culture is still strongly present since the change of Government four years ago. The recent ouster of the president of the ruling party, banned of move overnight with the help... Continue Reading

After decades of dictatorship, one of the consequences of the freedom of speech recovered (partially) is the expression also of extremist values. This is the case of an association sponsored by Buddhist monks called The Association for the Protection of Race and Religion or Ma Ba Tah. They share their racist and Islamophobic ideas during... Continue Reading

Campaign of the association Info-Birmanie for the release of political prisoners AAPPB is Association of Assistance to the political prisoners of Burma, an organization that works on the subject since 2000. It is remained long based in exile to the Thai border. Today, it has a branch in Rangoon. Early 2013, President Thein Sein promised... Continue Reading