In the conflict torn Myanmar, the military junta occupied Christ the King Cathedral in Loikaw, forcing the bishop to flee.
A series of military suppression resulted in constant human rights violations for the Rohingya Christians
The conflict between the military and ethnic minority militias has escalated since the military's coup in February 2021.
Human Rights Watch called on the military junta to drop the politically motivated charges against Rev. Samson.
One of most ancient churches in Myanmar was burned and destroyed.
One local resident argued that the military attack on the seminary threatens the entire country.
The Tatmadaw also attacked concertgoers during the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO)’s anniversary celebration
Police suspect that he was murdered by a worker who ran away from the scene.
The latest attack happened just one day before the UN Special Envoy for Myanmar Noeleen Heyzer arrived in the region.