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US imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander...

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar commander...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 17 2019

The US announcement came on the first day of an international ministerial conference on religious freedom...

Myanmar army chief denies systematic...

Myanmar army chief denies systematic...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing cast doubt on UN estimates that some 730,000 Rohingya had fled to Bangladesh,...

Rohingya crisis: Firebrand monk Wirathu...

Rohingya crisis: Firebrand monk Wirathu...

World

Mon, Oct 15 2018

More than 720,000 Rohingyas fled to Bangladesh following the military crackdown against them in Myanmar...

Expectations from the ICC

Expectations from the ICC

Editorial

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The Rohingya continue to suffer, while the Myanmar army generals stand free and untouched

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief...

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief...

World

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The defiant response is Min Aung Hlaing's first public reaction since a UN Fact Finding Mission urged...

Russian social media bans Myanmar army...

Russian social media bans Myanmar army...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Facebook disabled his account in January after a string of vitriol targeting the stateless minority

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Myanmar only recently emerged from almost a half century of military junta rule and Aung San Suu Kyi's...

The men who orchestrated ethnic cleansing...

The men who orchestrated ethnic cleansing...

South Asia

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Amnesty International identifies 13 Myanmar army and BGP officials responsible for the brutal persecution...

Myanmar army blames ethnic groups for...

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...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

Myanmar army chief: Rohingya will be...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

More than 120,000 Rohingya still reside in camps for internally displaced people in the Rakhine state...

Myanmar army chief denies rape of Rohingya...

Myanmar army chief denies rape of Rohingya...

World

Tue, May 1 2018

Around 700,000 Rohingya refugees entered Bangladesh, fleeing burnt villages and army atrocities in...

Citing Rohingya massacre, Myanmar army...

Citing Rohingya massacre, Myanmar army...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 19 2018

Seven soldiers were sentenced to 10 years in prison with hard labour this month for taking part in the...

Myanmar army chief warns against anti-military...

Myanmar army chief warns against anti-military...

South Asia

Sat, Mar 24 2018

Hlaing rounded off his speech with an attack on the ethnic Rohingya community, whom he called...

Report: Pope’s meeting with Myanmar...

Report: Pope’s meeting with Myanmar...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 28 2017

The meeting was organised on the recommendation of the archbishop of Yangon, Charles Bo, who also advised...

Pope meets Myanmar's military chief...

Pope meets Myanmar's military chief...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 27 2017

The army chief told the pope that 'there's no religious discrimination in Myanmar and there's the freedom...

Thousands travel to Yangon for Pope's...

Thousands travel to Yangon for Pope's...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 27 2017

The most tense moments of his visit are likely to be private meetings with the army chief, Senior General...

Tillerson to press Myanmar army chief...

Tillerson to press Myanmar army chief...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 15 2017

The US secretary of state has also met Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at an East Asia summit in...

US weighing sanctions against Myanmar...

US weighing sanctions against Myanmar...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 24 2017

Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing defended his forces

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army...

Fires rage in Rakhine as Myanmar army...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 23 2017

With the government blocking access to the conflict zone, it is difficult to verify the swirl of claims...

Myanmar army chief urges unity over...

Myanmar army chief urges unity over...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 17 2017

UN leaders have described the campaign as having all the hallmarks of 'ethnic cleansing' of the...

Only one person can stop ethnic cleansing...

Only one person can stop ethnic cleansing...

Mark Farmaner

Thu, Sep 14 2017

While we focus on Suu Kyi, the real culprit is getting away with it