Mark Inkey

Mark Inkey is a freelance journalist specialising in Burma and Southeast Asia. He is also an English editor with Burmese ethnic news umbrella group BNI Online.

Follow Mark Inkey

2013: A year of religious intolerance in Burma

The past year has seen a rise in religious intolerance against Muslim people in Burma fanned by radical Buddhists whose most vocal spokesperson has been the monk Wirathu.

Political prisoners still held in Burma

While the NGO Human Rights Watch called for Burmese President Thein Sein to keep his promise to release all political prisoners by the end of 2013, the authorities imprisoned a...