Oilprice.com : Chinese Dam and Pipeline Projects Raise Burmese Tensions

Written by Joao Peixe   
Saturday, 18 June 2011

Lucrative China-backed hydropower projects are raising tensions along Burma’s northern border with China.

Environmental groups claim that the Burmese government’s against armed ethnic groups along its northern frontier is intended to provide security around the China-backed energy projects, the Democratic Voice of Burma Online reported.

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