Both Upper and Lower Houses of Parliament will submit a
proposal on the peace issue in northern Myanmar’s Kachin State during a parliamentary session scheduled for next month, according to Members of Parliament (MPs).
who faced difficulties cultivating rice from instability resulting from
sectarian violence are being forced to hand over whatever they could grow to
the army in Rathedaung Township. Soldiers have been stealing their small
harvest since the third week of December, according to one villager who didn’t
want their name used for fear of reprisal.