Twitter | Search | |
Search Refresh
Edith Mirante 2h
Replying to @EdithMirante
2. Burma trade routes for gems and metals including lead and silver date back to ancient times. ruby mines were known in 6th Century. jadeite was first significantly traded to China (where it would become the obsession of Emperors) in 1784.
Reply Retweet Like
Leong Wai Kit 5h
headlines Apr 25: Aung San Suu Kyi in China for Belt Road Initiative talks, at stake is discussion on China-backed dam project in ; Jailed reporters Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo's families to appeal to president over rejected appeal
Reply Retweet Like
AFP news agency 15h
Myanmar recovery teams battle treacherous conditions to pull a fourth body from the sludge left by a mudslide that buried more than 50 jade miners -- the latest fatal accident in a notoriously dangerous but highly-lucrative industry
Reply Retweet Like
IFRC Asia Pacific 22h
Myanmar Red Cross is part of a massive rescue operation under way after a landslide at a jade mine in state.
Reply Retweet Like
Edith Mirante 2h
7. Jadeite precious “imperial jade” mined in land particularly Hpakant, Myanmar govt controlled, corruption, excavation. Frequent lethal landslides (54 miners killed 22/4/19.) Report with photos by
Reply Retweet Like
FreeKachin Apr 23
22.4.2019 11:00 pm, jade mine collapsed in Nba La Hka tract. 54 dead, over 30 earth-moving vehicles buried in mud. , State.
Reply Retweet Like
Hkanhpa Sadan 7h
KNO strongly condemn arbitrary arrests
Reply Retweet Like
Leong Wai Kit Apr 22
headlines Apr 23: Supreme Court to hear jailed reporters Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo's appeal; says it's sued by military over unfair coverage in clashes; Thousands gather in to urge complete halt to dam
Reply Retweet Like
Edith Mirante 2h
Replying to @EdithMirante
9. Amber mined in land reveals scientific discoveries about life in period. Since 2014 Tatmadaw (Myanmar military) has fought Kachin Independence Army for amber mining area control. My Feb. 2018 thread about the Amber War:
Reply Retweet Like
Nirmal Ghosh Apr 23
(KIA) & Army Clash for Several Days in Northern Shan State
Reply Retweet Like
Mike Davis 24h
50 reported dead in jade mine mudslide. When will government hold to account the companies - and their military, crony tycoon and druglord owners - responsible for destroying 's landscape? For background see
Reply Retweet Like
Kachinnews 20h
Army seizes headquarters of Independence Army's Battalion No. 36 ’s-battalion-no-36.html
Reply Retweet Like
Mizzima News Apr 21
Strong wind kills three in State | Mizzima Myanmar News and Insight
Reply Retweet Like
John Zaw 19h
Deadly landslide highlights perils of jade industry. ⁩ ⁦
Reply Retweet Like
DFID Burma 17h
Over 500 members from gathered in for a preparatory meeting before a Union level forum later this year. With the support of the Joint Peace Fund organised the meeting & other discussions held across 12 states & regions
Reply Retweet Like
Kachinnews Apr 23
More than 50 people missing following Hpakant landslide, State
Reply Retweet Like
Cristina Thevenot Apr 23
, state: More than 50 believed killed in collapse at mine via
Reply Retweet Like
Wars in the World 7h
-: Burmese military overrun Independence Army (KIA)'s 36th Battalion base » Wars in the World
Reply Retweet Like
Afsana Yasmeen 14h
More than 50 people are trapped by and feared dead after a buried workers at a in 's , according to reports.
Reply Retweet Like
Guerre nel Mondo 7h
-: Esercito birmano ha occupato base del 36esimo battaglione dell'Esercito per l'Indipendenza (KIA) » Guerre nel Mondo
Reply Retweet Like