They help move families to higher ground and rescue what they can of their household goods and belongings.
Liu Xia's brother remains vulnerable to jailing by the ruling Chinese Communist Party, should she act in a way that displeases Beijing.
Local authorities issue top-level emergency warnings as the mountainous region is threatened by flooding and landslides.
The group says officers are violating a neutrality clause enshrined in Cambodian law.
Militias based along the China-Myanmar border have yet to decide whether they will sign the government’s nationwide cease-fire pact.
Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Huynh is in poor health and 'getting thinner,' her mother says.
Lin Qilei fails to appear at the sentencing of his client Qin Yongmin, possibly in protest over the ruling Chinese Communist Party's treatment of lawyers.
His widow Liu Xia starts a new life in Germany in a state of extreme physical weakness.
Talks have been delayed by renewed fighting in Shan and Kachin states, while Rakhine strife is not on the agenda.
Gooi Soon Seng, an attorney for Indonesian Siti Aisyah, says case against her is weak.
The EU is considering suspending preferential trade treatment to Cambodia over rights violations.
Meanwhile, a delegation sent afterward to appeal to provincial authorities for help has not returned, a local source says.