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Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The Arakan Army, the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, Kachin Independence Army and the Ta’ang...

Kachin civilians flee Myanmar's 'forgotten...

Kachin civilians flee Myanmar's 'forgotten...

South Asia

Fri, May 18 2018

Clashes have intensified since 2016, displacing more than 100,000 in Kachin and the north of neighbouring...

Myanmar to screen refugees before delivering...

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

Thousands call for aid access for villagers...

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...

Myanmar rebels say clashes with government...

Myanmar rebels say clashes with government...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Aid groups have urged the government to allow access to the village of Aung Lawt, where about 2,000 people...

UN concerned about heavy fighting in...

UN concerned about heavy fighting in...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Myanmar is already under international scrutiny for its handling of the Rohingya crisis on the Bangladesh...

US begins to sour on Suu Kyi amid mounting...

US begins to sour on Suu Kyi amid mounting...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 8 2017

The Senate resolution calls on the Myanmar government to allow the United Nations unrestricted access...

A look at the insurgency behind Myanmar...

A look at the insurgency behind Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 31 2017

Analysts blame Myanmar's government for the conditions that led to Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA)'s...

Civilians trapped as violence scorches...

Civilians trapped as violence scorches...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 26 2017

Ethnic Rakhine Buddhists armed themselves with knives and sticks as tension soared in a town that has...

Myanmar finds no campaign of abuse against...

Myanmar finds no campaign of abuse against...

South Asia

Mon, Aug 7 2017

Giving their conclusions, a state-backed commission said it found no evidence that Myanmar security forces...

UNHRC urges Myanmar to protect detained...

UNHRC urges Myanmar to protect detained...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Myanmar's ambassador in Geneva, Htin Lynn, did not directly address the issue of the detained children,...

Indian rights lawyer to lead UN probe...

Indian rights lawyer to lead UN probe...

South Asia

Tue, May 30 2017

Myanmar diplomats have rejected the move as 'not acceptable' and 'not in harmony with the situation on...

Myanmar army rejects UN findings of...

Myanmar army rejects UN findings of...

South Asia

Tue, May 23 2017

Myanmar's security forces committed mass killings and gang rapes of Rohingya in a campaign that very...

China offers help for Myanmar peace...

China offers help for Myanmar peace...

South Asia

Tue, May 16 2017

Myanmar has been sharply criticised in the West over violence against the Rohingya

Myanmar police arrests two Buddhist...

Myanmar police arrests two Buddhist...

South Asia

Fri, May 12 2017

Leaders of the nationalist PMU said they were acting independently of the Ma Ba Tha, a larger radical...

Myanmar army chief compares Rohingya...

Myanmar army chief compares Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, May 12 2017

Min Aung Hlaing compared the crackdown to Britain's operations in Northern Ireland in a meeting with...

Extremist Myanmar monk visits strife-torn...

Extremist Myanmar monk visits strife-torn...

South Asia

Thu, May 4 2017

Myanmar's more than one million Rohingya, who live mostly in Rakhine, are denied citizenship and loathed...

Myanmar, EU at odds over Rohingya rights...

Myanmar, EU at odds over Rohingya rights...

South Asia

Wed, May 3 2017

The UN Human Rights Council adopted the resolution, which was brought by the European Union and supported...

A year on, regal Suu Kyi struggles to...

A year on, regal Suu Kyi struggles to...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 2 2017

United Nations Human Rights Council moved to probe allegations of crimes against humanity committed against...

UN launches probe of crimes against...

UN launches probe of crimes against...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 24 2017

Myanmar rejects the move as 'not acceptable' while China and India 'disassociate' themselves from the...

Karate and wooden guns: How new insurgent...

Karate and wooden guns: How new insurgent...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Reuters spoke to around a dozen Rohingyas from villages in the conflict zone about the activities of...