Tag: Myanmar

Pope prays for countries in conflict

One of most ancient churches in Myanmar was burned and destroyed.

Myanmar army bombed a Baptist seminary and injured 4 students

One local resident argued that the military attack on the seminary threatens the entire country.

Kachin Bible school shelled by Burmese Army

The Tatmadaw also attacked concertgoers during the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO)’s anniversary celebration 

Christian pastor murdered in Myanmar

Police suspect that he was murdered by a worker who ran away from the scene.

A wave of Burmese refugees is moving towards India

The latest attack happened just one day before the UN Special Envoy for Myanmar Noeleen Heyzer arrived in the region.

Criticism of Buddhism to be punished by law in Myanmar

Burmese citizens accuse Buddhist priests of encouraging the military to carry out unjust punishment against civilians.

Christian villagers flee from military violence in Myanmar

The number of casualties and damage to civilian homes in the majority-Christian village is still unknown.  

Christians have been denied humanitarian assistance among IDPs in Myanmar

Currently, over 14 million people need humanitarian aid in Myanmar.

Deadly attack against Christian state in Myanmar leaves two dead

The Christian-majority state of Chin is facing continual violence from the governments military junta.

Myanmar junta keeps on damaging churches and places of worship

The military has already killed over 2,000 civilians and arrested more than 14,500 people.