Tag: Burma

Burmese army raid Catholic IDP camp in Chin State

Currently, there are about 200 people in the IDP camp at this Catholic church.

Brother of Chin pastor killed by the Burmese army still mourning

Stanley believes that his brother’s death in part might be God’s plan to bring international attention to his people's plight.

Chin pastor killed by Burmese army after bombing of homes

The military’s attack on churches, occupying churches and destroying church property and bombing civilians’ homes continues.

Burmese army attacks a Baptist Church in Chin State

The Tatmadaw staged a coup in February to overtake the civilian government led by Aung Sang Suu Kyi.

The Burmese army desecrated a church in Myanmar

The Institute of Chin Affairs has condemned acts of violence perpetrated by troops during the occupation of churches.

Abducted Catholic priest and a cathecist released in Myanmar

A Catholic priest and a catechist who were abducted last month by a group of armed militia in Burma’s Chin state were released.

Catholic seminary volunteer killed in a raid by the Burmese military

Between February and May, 73 teenagers have been killed by the Burmese military, according to Asia News.

Mynamar army arrested Catholic missionary

He was going to the village to collect donations for the poor families who revolted against the military putsch.

U.S. Senators: India should be designated as a "country of particular concern"

According to USCIRF, India should be considered amongst the world’s worst violators.

Burmese army airstrikes on predominantly Christian villages kill 21

21 died, and another 28 civilians were wounded in the attacks, and more than 1,500 villagers fled the areas.