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Myanmar army blames ethnic groups for...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Progress has been hampered by continued clashes between the powerful military and armed insurgents fighting...

Power without accountability

Azeem Ibrahim

Thu, Jun 28 2018

Is the UN now pushing fake news in Myanmar?

Myanmar rejects citizenship reform at...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 27 2018

People who identified themselves as Rohingya were excluded from Myanmar's last nationwide census...

Suu Kyi: ‘Hate narratives’ from abroad...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Suu Kyi also stressed the need for a forward-looking approach to resolve the issue

Myanmar army, govt hold rare meeting...

World

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Myanmar's army and civilian leadership held a rare "national security" meeting on Friday...

US aid chief to Myanmar: Take concrete...

South Asia

Mon, May 21 2018

The United States would provide $44 million in additional aid for the Rohingya and vulnerable populations...

Myanmar’s Karen refugees hope for peace...

South Asia

Tue, May 8 2018

The refugees left on Monday from five camps then split into two groups and crossed into Myanmar's Karen...

Myanmar to screen refugees before delivering...

South Asia

Thu, May 3 2018

The latest fighting has escalated since early April, driving more than 5,000 people from their

Suu Kyi underscores Myanmar’s readiness...

South Asia

Tue, May 1 2018

UN Security Council delegation visits northern Rakhine

UN Security Council meet Suu Kyi over...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

The envoys met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday morning before leaving for Myanmar

Thousands call for aid access for villagers...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 30 2018

About 2,000 people have been trapped in a remote forest near the village of Aung Lawt without access...

The EU takes a step in the right

Editorial

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Whether or not Myanmar ever does take the Rohingya back, a concerted effort by the international community...

US team in refugee camps investigating...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 25 2018

The information will be analyzed in Washington and documented in a report to be sent to the State Department's...

Philippines' Duterte sorry over Myanmar...

World

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Duterte's original comments, made in a Manila speech a week ago, were a rare example of public criticism...

Philippines' Duterte cites genocide...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Duterte did not refer by name to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, only saying: That woman, she is my...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi urges nation to stay...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 2 2018

The civilian government led by Suu Kyi has no control over the military, which launched the crackdown...

Myanmar president pledges to amend army-scripted...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

In his first address to parliament, the famously straight-talking Win Myint has said he would focus on...

Cate Blanchett questions Suu Kyi's stance...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Blanchett also suggested the Australian government rethink the millions of dollars of aid it currently...

Myanmar shows its true colours

Opinion

Tue, Mar 20 2018

Aung San Suu Kyi’s government spirals further and further away from being any sort of a democratic

Myanmar considers law that could restrict...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 19 2018

Criticism of the United Nations and aid groups is particularly pronounced in Rakhine state, where ethnic...

Asean leaders tackle Rohingya crisis,...

World

Sun, Mar 18 2018

With the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade pact, without the United States, now signed, Turnbull urged...