Military has been clashing throughout the year with Arakan Army insurgents, who want political autonomy for Rakhine BuddhistsMore than a million people in Myanmar’s conflict-ridden Rakhine state have been plunged into an information blackout three days after authorities ordered telecommunications companies to stop providing internet services to the area.Rights groups have condemned the move as threat to civilians’ safety. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jun/25/myanmar-cuts-internet-to-rakhine-state-amid-unrest
Author : Jacob Goldberg and Cape Diamond in Yangon
Publish date : 2019-06-25 01:04:48
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