New Sanctions Targeting Myanmar Military’s Regime a Step in Right Direction, Strong Measures Needed

Burmese translation below မြန်မာဘာသာပြန်ဆိုချက်ကို အောက်တွင်ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည်။ MEDIA STATEMENT 1 February 2024 New Sanctions Targeting Myanmar Military’s Regime a Step in Right Direction, Strong Measures Needed Myanmar Campaign Network (MCN) welcomes today’s announcement by the Australian Government of new targeted sanctions against two banks and three jet fuel suppliers, marking a crucial step in limiting the junta’s capacity […]

Myanmar Campaign Network Demands Action on Australian Involvement in Myanmar’s Mining Sector Amid Junta Atrocities

Burmese translation below မြန်မာဘာသာပြန်ဆိုချက်ကို အောက်တွင်ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည်။ MEDIA STATEMENT 30 January 2024 Myanmar Campaign Network Demands Action on Australian Involvement in Myanmar’s Mining Sector Amid Junta Atrocities The Myanmar Campaign Network, in light of the alarming findings that Australian-owned and led companies are providing direct and indirect support to the military junta through the mining sector, calls for […]

Pro-democracy Groups Applaud Australian Visa Ban on Shan United Over Human Rights Concerns, Call for More Sanctions

Burmese translation below မြန်မာဘာသာပြန်ဆိုချက်ကို အောက်တွင်ဖတ်ရှုနိုင်ပါသည်။ Press Statement Pro-democracy Groups Applaud Australian Visa Ban on Shan United Over Human Rights Concerns, Call for More Sanctions [Sydney, 1 December 2023] – Myanmar Campaign Network (MCN), Justice For Myanmar (JFM), the Australian Coalition for Democracy in Burma (ACDB), and Global Myanmar Spring Revolution (GMSR) commend the decision by the […]

Australia Must Impose Tougher Sanctions Against The Myanmar Junta

Australia Must Impose Tougher Sanctions Against The Myanmar Junta [Sydney, 2 November, 2023] — In an open letter to Minister for Foreign Affairs Penny Wong, a wide coalition of civil society groups have called for tough new sanctions against the Myanmar junta. Following new sanctions imposed by the US, UK and Canada, the Myanmar Campaign […]

Australia Urged To Follow Suit As US Increases Pressure On Myanmar Regime

The US government has intensified pressure on the Myanmar military junta by imposing additional sanctions on three entities on 21 June. Two state-owned banks, Myanma Foreign Trade Bank (MTFB) and Myanma Investment and Commercial Bank (MICB), and Myanmar’s Ministry of Defense are now subject to sanctions. Myanmar Campaign Network urges the Australian Government to urgently […]