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A Determined Gen-Z Shan Woman Journalist with a Heart of Steel [Interview]

It has been almost a year since the military junta staged the coup by accusing the 2020 general election was a fraud. The civilians...

After Winning Election, Sai Kyaw Nyunt Pledges to Work for Stability and Equality

By Hseng Leng/SHAN SHAN spoke with Sai Kyaw Nyunt, a young and new face from Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) elected to Constituency-2 in...

After Khun Htun Oo’s Resignation, What’s In Store For SNLD?

Khun Htun Oo, the chairperson for Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD), abruptly resigned this Sunday (September 27). SHAN editor Sai Mueng spoke with...

Nang Ya Min: Women Need to Stop Working Behind the Scenes and Stand Up At The Front

Nang Ya Min is an electoral candidate for Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) for Taunggyi Township constituency-1, in southern Shan state. As a...

‘If We Want to Get Our Rights, We Must Participate in Politics,’ SNDP Candidate Says

Member of the Shan Nationalities Democratic Party (SNDP) Nang S Kee Moe was Burma’s youngest parliamentarian after she won a state parliament seat representing...

SNLD Candidate: ‘Women Carry Our Children on Our Backs as We Work for Equality’

The Taunggyi-based Nang Mya Oo is currently serving as the chairperson for the Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) in the Shan State capital....

SNDP Chair: People Over Age 70 ‘Do Not Need to Run’ In the 2020 Election

Burma’s general election is expected to take place across in the country in November, amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. SHAN interviewed Sai Aik Pao, chair...

Burma’s Media is ‘Losing Freedom’

SHAN spoke with Nan Pawt Gay, chair of the policy board of ethnic media network Burma News International (BNI) Multimedia Group, in honor of...

CSSU Chairman Sai Aik Pao: ‘We Failed to Achieve Unity’

As he concludes his final days as CSSU’s head, Sai Aik Pao reflects on his year as chairman, and ongoing conflict in Shan State....

Government Forces Search for RCSS/SSA in Central Shan State

Troops reportedly told the Shan army to withdraw to a ‘recognized area’—but Shan soldiers say there is no such agreed-upon territory. Government forces have...

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