Video Duration 02 minutes 21 seconds

Myanmar quarry: Chinese road project causes division

A controversial Chinese construction project is disrupting a fragile peace in Myanmar’s Kayin State.

For some villagers along Myanmar’s border with Thailand, the promise of a new road is a threat to life as they know it.

But others see it as an opportunity.

Al Jazeera’s Mohammed Jamjoom reports on how a Chinese construction project is threatening a fragile peace in Myanmar’s Kayin state.