Thousands Flee Floodwaters in Southeastern Myanmar

“There are more than 6,000 people displaced in Hpa-an and about 4,000 in Myawaddy,” the head of the Karen state police force, Kyi Linn, told AFP

Thousands Flee Floodwaters in Southeastern Myanmar

  KAREN, Myanmar – Floodwaters have forced thousands from their homes in southeastern Myanmar, local police said on Friday, as authorities and volunteers scrambled to provide food and aid to the victims. Heavy monsoon rains have pounded Karen state, Mon state and Bago region in recent days and show no sign of abating, raising fears […]