Myanmar Army Chief Honored With Thailand’s Knights Grand Cross, Despite Rohingya Crisis

Myanmar Army Chief Honored With Thailand’s Knights Grand Cross, Despite Rohingya Crisis

– BANGKOK – Thailand awarded Myanmar’s army chief a royal decoration on Friday amid allegations of crimes by Myanmar security forces against Rohingya Muslims that have prompted international condemnation. Nearly 700,000 Rohingya have fled Myanmar’s Rakhine state and crossed into Bangladesh since last August, when attacks on security posts by insurgents triggered a military crackdown […]

3,961Deaths in Thailand’s Insurgency Plagued South

3,961Deaths in Thailand’s Insurgency Plagued South

 .  . YALA – Insurgency and unrest in Thailand’s Southern Provinces of Yala, Pattani, and Narathiwat and some districts of Songkhla have claimed the lives of more than 4,000 people throughout the past 11 years of violence. According to Thai PBS, Southern Border Provinces Police Operations Centre stated that  there were a total of 16,969 […]