China, India tensions put Myanmar in the middle

India and Myanmar have built new strategic links as both seek to counter China’s rising regional influence By BERTIL LINTNER – MAY 29, 2020   CHIANG MAI – Flights out of Myanmar have been rare during the Covid-19 crisis, but there was a remarkable exception on May 14. A special plane provided by the Myanmar military flew from the small town of Hkamti in Northern Sagaing … Continue reading China, India tensions put Myanmar in the middle

Rohingya Christian refugees abducted, attacked in Bangladesh

By Anugrah Kumar, Christian Post Contributor – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2020 At least 22 Rohingya Christian families were attacked, a Christian pastor and his 14-year-old daughter were abducted, and a Christian church and school were vandalized in Bangladesh’s Cox’s Bazar area, which is home to thousands of refugees who fled ethnic and religious persecution in neighboring Myanmar, according to Human Rights Watch. A large group of men beat up … Continue reading Rohingya Christian refugees abducted, attacked in Bangladesh