Phyo Thiha Cho

Rev. Gyung Hkawng giving a sermon to a group of Kachin Christians in Myitkyina, Kachin State. (Photo: Myanmar Now)
Poor slums are springing up in the suburbs of Yangon. (Photo: Connor Macdonald/Myanmar Now)
A typical hostel in downtown Yangon. Photo: Myanmar Now
Constitutional lawyer Ko Ni explains how the General Administration Department grants the army control over all levels of the civil service.(Photo: Phyo Thiha Cho/Myanmar Now)
A General Administration Department office in Kyauktada township in downtown Yangon.  (Photo: Phyo Thiha Cho/Myanmar Now)
Htoo May (PHOTO: Connor Macdonald/ Myanmar Now)
A man smokes a typical Myanmar cheroot with added marijuana and tobacco leaves in a house on the outskirts of Yangon. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
Chin rebel leader Salai Lian Hmung Sakhong. Photo:Phyo Thiha Cho/ Myanmar Now
Police raid the house of Maung Maung Oo in Western Khone Thar Village near Kalay, Sagaing Region, on June 26. He was arrested earlier for drug possession, but no drugs were found in his home. Photo: Swe Win/Myanmar Now
The religious minister's comments mark the latest flare-up between Aung San Suu Kyi’s government and Buddhist nationalists. Photo: Phyo Thiha Cho/Myanmar Now