Another journalist blacklisted
A border watcher reported yesterday that George Scott, who wrote "fabrications" in The Weekend Australian newspaper, has been put on the blacklist since 3 August.
Ex- Shan leader passes away
Sao Hsaikaew, 66, of the defunct Shan State Army East, died yesterday at 19:10 hours, said Boonyuen, his son this morning.
His remains will be kept at Tha Kradart Temple in Chiangmai until 19 August, when he will be cremated.
For a brief story of his life, please consult S.H.A.N. report on 4 July. "Ex-Shan leader wasting away with failed lungs".