Progress has been developed in international affairs. The R2P watchdog ranks Myanmar ahead of other countries in its rankings.
A group of US aircraft carriers is moving towards Burma. The United States and its ally, QUAD, are reportedly planning a four-nation naval exercise in the Bay of Bengal. There may be other purposes as well.
Domestically, at least seven people were killed in one day in Aungban, Shan State, by military shelling. It is unacceptable to use such force to overthrow a small, peaceful town like Aung Pan.