Christians Doubt Burma’s ‘Civilian’ Government
NEWS ALERT: Burma’s Deadly Quake Leaves Thousands Homeless; Churches Destroyed
BREAKING NEWS: Burma Releases Aung San Suu Kyi; Christians Hopeful
Christian Watchdog Rejects Burma Elections
By BosNewsLife Asia Service RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Christian rights investigators have urged the international community to reject plans by Burma’s military rulers to organize parliamentary elections on November 7.
Christians Remember 65th Birthday Of Burma’s Detained Aung San Suu Kyi
By BosNewsLife Asia Service RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Christian rights activists marked the 65th birthday of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, Saturday, June 19, and her supporters gathered in the country's main city Rangoon, amid renewed calls for her release from house arrest and an end to military rule.
Christians Worldwide Pray For Burma
By BosNewsLife Asia Service LONDON/RANGOON (BosNewsLife)-- Thousands of Christians worldwide will unite in prayer for Burma next week as part of global day of prayer for the nation, organizers said
NEWS ALERT: Burma Army Burning Karen Villages
By BosNewsLife Asia Service RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Over 70 houses, a mobile health clinic and two schools in eastern Burma have been burnt down by army patrols stepping up an offensive against predominantly Christian Karen villagers, rights activists said Thursday, February 11.
Thousands Of Karen Villagers Flee Burma Army, Investigators Say (UPDATE)
By BosNewsLife Asia Service RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- Over 2000 ethnic Karen villagers were seeking shelter Tuesday, January 26, as they were forced to flee their homes in the past week following deadly attacks by the Burmese army, investigators said.
NEWS ALERT: Burma Orphans Threatened With Deportation From Thailand
By BosNewsLife Asia Service BANGKOK, THAILAND (BosNewsLife)-- There was uncertainty Wednesday, December 9, over the fate of dozens of Burmese children in Thailand, after Thai police stormed a Christian orphanage where they were staying, Christian workers said.
BREAKING NEWS: Burma Army Attacks Christian Orphanage; Many Flee
By BosNewsLife Asia Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos RANGOON, BURMA (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian-run orphanage in Burma near the border with Thailand has been attacked by the Burmese army, amid a fresh crackdown on the predominantly Christian Karen people in the area, officials and children told BosNewsLife Friday, June 5.