In the first few hours of last February's coup, the country was plunged into a communications blackout.
Documenting what is unfolding feels more important now than ever.
Our mission is to provide accurate and unbiased news to the people of Burma, to promote understanding and cooperation amongst the various ethnic and religious groups of Burma, to encourage and sustain independent public opinion and enable social and political debate, to impart the ideals of democracy and human rights to the people of Burma.
Run by Burmese expatriates, it made and broadcasts aimed at providing uncensored news and information about.
Late some nights, I hear my neighbours banging pots and pans — a practice that began as a show of protest but which is now also used to warn of approaching danger.
She tells me she was fleeing from the police when she hid in a stairwell.