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UN report: Myanmar troops' sexual violence...

UN report: Myanmar troops' sexual violence...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Aug 22 2019

UNHRC accused Myanmar government of failing to hold anyone accountable for the violence

UN fact-finding mission calls for arms...

UN fact-finding mission calls for arms...

Asia-Pacific

Tue, Aug 6 2019

The investigative report follows recommendations the mission’s experts made last year after documenting...

Rohingya activist: US ban on Myanmar...

Rohingya activist: US ban on Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Jul 18 2019

Wai Wai Nu founded two groups promoting inter-ethnic harmony and women's rights

Rakhine rebels: 'No peace by prayer'...

Rakhine rebels: 'No peace by prayer'...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

The increasingly bloody battle in western Rakhine state is between the Myanmar military and the Arakan...

Myanmar picks panel to reform army-scripted...

Myanmar picks panel to reform army-scripted...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Suu Kyi's party has promised to reform the controversial document

Thousands displaced as Myanmar army...

Thousands displaced as Myanmar army...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Rakhine state was notably sidelined in an unexpected unilateral ceasefire announced by the military in...

Myanmar forces conduct 'clearance operations'...

Myanmar forces conduct 'clearance operations'...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 20 2018

More than 720,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh after Myanmar launched clearance operations in August 2017,...

Myanmar court jails anti-war protesters...

Myanmar court jails anti-war protesters...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 8 2018

A judge in Myitkyina, the capital of Kachin state, found two men and one woman guilty of defamation

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

Myanmar officials try to convince Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 1 2018

More than 700,000 Rohingya refugees crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar since August 2017

US accuses Myanmar military of 'planned...

US accuses Myanmar of planned Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 25 2018

The US State Department report could be used to justify further US sanctions or other punitive measures...

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

500,000 Rohingyas waiting to enter...

500,000 Rohingyas waiting to enter...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 24 2018

They claim that the Myanmar army is still torturing them in Rakhine Province

Canada lawmakers declare Myanmar Rohingya...

Canada lawmakers declare Rohingya killings...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 22 2018

A brutal military campaign drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar into Bangladesh, where...

UN investigator: Myanmar military brutality...

UN investigator: Myanmar military brutality...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

A shorter version of the mission's report, published last month, had already called for Myanmar's...

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...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

UN: Myanmar army, government aim to...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The group Reporters Without Borders estimates that around 20 journalists were prosecuted last year in...

ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations...

ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations...

World

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Some 700,000 people from the stateless Muslim minority have fled Myanmar’s northern Rakhine state...

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...

Fake photos in Myanmar army's 'True...

Fake photos in Myanmar army's 'True...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The 117-page “Myanmar Politics and the Tatmadaw: Part I” relates the army’s narrative...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Time for Myanmar army to face the...

Opinion

Tue, Aug 28 2018

The UN’s call for the top brass of the Myanmar army to be made to answer for their crimes cannot...

Myanmar army, govt hold rare meeting...

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...