When the British government forgot it’s promises to some loyal wartime friends, SOE agents who fought alongside them took action.
Playlist - Burma
Allegations of Myanmar Air Force Intruding on Thai Airspace to Bomb Civilians
Sources in Burma – beset by civil unrest – have alleged that the Myanmar Air Force is using Thai air space to hit Karen civilians.
Burma/Myanmar Situation; 26 March 2021
The situation in Myanmar continues to look grim after the military coup on February 1st, with report that the army has murdered children.
Fears of Possible Military Actions Against Civilian Protestors in Myanmar Builds
Fears abound in Myanmar / Burma that the powerful military may unleash vicious counter-insurgency units on civilian protestors.
The Coup in Myanmar – What’s It All About?
What is going on in Myanmar (Burma) and why is the military making it’s move now? A bit of information to explain what is happening.
The Long War Pt. 4; The Kachin Independence Army (KIA)
The Kachin Independence Army has been heavily attacked by the Burma military since 2011. Despite this the KIA remains a formidable force.
The Long War Pt. 3; The Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA)
The oldest of the Burmese Ethnic Armed Organisations (EAOs) the Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) is the armed wing of the Karen National Union (KNU). A member of the Sino-Tibetan peoples, the Karen’s origins are difficult to trace, though scholars believe they...
The Long War Pt. 2; The Arakan Army
This is the second in a series on the Ethnic Armed Organisations (EAOs) of the Civil Conflict in Burma (also known as Myanmar) and if you want know about the origins of the war see Part One. In a war that has lasted over seventy five years, the Arakan Army is the...
Film Review: “Free Burma Rangers” (2020) – Heroism vs. Horror
Free Burma Rangers is an amazing film giving insight into a remarkable organisation and shows the horror and the heroism of what they do.
The Long War Pt. 1; Background to the Burma/Myanmar Civil War and the EAOs
This is the first of a series on the Ethnic Armed Organisations – shortened to EAOs – of the Burma / Myanmar Civil War.