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Myanmar jails filmmaker for Facebook...

Myanmar jails filmmaker for Facebook...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Speaking outside the court, Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi told reporters he had expected the verdict

Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya...

Myanmar soldiers jailed for Rohingya...

World

Mon, May 27 2019

'Their punishment was reduced by the military'

Outcry over custodial deaths in...

Outcry over custodial deaths in...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Clashes between the rebels and the military escalated in January after the insurgents attacked police...

Myanmar army: Six Rohingya killed in...

Myanmar army: Six Rohingya killed in...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The United Nations has accused the army of 'genocidal intent' in cracking down on the Muslim...

Myanmar villagers flee fresh Rakhine...

Myanmar villagers flee fresh Rakhine...

Nation

Thu, Feb 7 2019

Dhaka hardens stance on allowing fresh refugees, Foreign Minister Momen seeks New Delhi’s support...

‘Myanmar army kills 13 rebels in Rakhine...

‘Myanmar army kills 13 rebels in Rakhine...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 18 2019

Fighting between security forces and the Arakan Army, an ethnic armed group seeking greater autonomy...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The United Nations says fighting between the Myanmar military and Arakan Army, which recruits from among...

Myanmar claims Rohingya rebels killed...

Myanmar claims Rohingya rebels killed...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 7 2018

The Myanmar Army, also called the Tatmadaw, did not state the total number of its own casualties in the...

US: Those responsible for Myanmar crimes...

US: Those responsible for Myanmar crimes...

World

Fri, Sep 28 2018

The US State Department report released on Monday said Myanmar’s military waged a ‘well-planned...

Lawmakers urge US to call Myanmar's...

Lawmakers urge US to call Myanmar's...

North America

Thu, Sep 27 2018

Many members of Congress, including President Donald Trump's fellow Republicans as well as Democrats,...

Facebook removes top Myanmar military...

Facebook removes top Myanmar military...

World

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The world’s largest social media networking site said it had removed 46 Pages and 12 accounts for...

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...

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Salil Shetty, secretary general of Amnesty International, sits for an exclusive interview with the Dhaka...

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...

EU set to prepare sanctions on Myanmar...

EU set to prepare sanctions on Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 22 2018

No names of generals to be targeted for sanctions have been yet discussed but the United States said...

Maung Zarni: Myanmar feels like a big...

Maung Zarni: Myanmar feels like a big...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Maung Zarni is a Myanmarese academic exiled in the UK who is an activist, commentator and expert on Myanmar....

Suu Kyi: Myanmar army's admission of...

Suu Kyi: Myanmar army's admission of...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Myanmar's army has a grim track record of rights abuses chiselled out across the country over 50 years...

Myanmar military says investigating...

Myanmar military says investigating...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Maungdaw is one of the areas worst affected by the violence that has prompted the United Nations’ top...

NHRC chief: Myanmar military should...

NHRC chief: Myanmar military should...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 16 2017

He made the remarks during a courtesy call by the newly joined UN Resident Coordinator Mia Seppo at his...

Amnesty: Myanmar military attempts to...

Amnesty: Myanmar military attempts to...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Amnesty International dismissed the military’s internal investigation and called for a UN fact finding...

Hope fades away

Hope fades away

Mehedi Hassan

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Will Myanmar ever budge?