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Myanmar situation poses further risk...

Myanmar situation poses further risk...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 28 2021

This population has long suffered horrific violence at the hands of the Myanmar military with impunity,...

Deal on Rohingya repatriation: Three...

Rohingya repatriation: No sign of...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Nov 24 2020

According to the deal signed on November 23, 2017, Rohingyas would have been repatriated by January 22,...

War, not politics: Troubled election...

Troubled election deepens tension in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Zaw Zaw Tun, secretary of the Rakhine Ethnic Congress said turnout was low, in contrast to the long lines...

Suu Kyi's party wins absolute majority...

Suu Kyi's party wins absolute majority...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 13 2020

The NLD has taken 368 seats of the 434 seats that have been declared, with results from 42 more yet to...

ED: United for the Rohingya

ED: United for the Rohingya

Editorial

Sun, Oct 18 2020

With this being one of the worst humanitarian crises in modern history, the world must do better

Myanmar: Most Rakhine voting stations...

Most Rakhine voting stations will not...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The ruling National League for Democracy said three of its candidates were abducted in Rakhine while...

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The UN Refugee Agency seeks solidarity in its upcoming donor conference from the US, UK, and the EU aimed...

ED: With questionable intent

ED: With questionable intent

Editorial

Wed, Sep 23 2020

The Rohingya have the right to go back to their home and feel safe and welcome

Myanmar army probes wider patterns of...

Myanmar army probes wider patterns of...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 16 2020

More than 730,000 Rohingya fled to Bangladesh in 2017 following the launch of a sweeping security campaign...

UN warns of further war crimes in...

UN warns of further war crimes in...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Michelle Bachelet demanded action to remedy the serious rights violations suffered by Myanmar's Rohingya...

Myanmar police detain student protesters...

Myanmar police detain student protesters...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Rakhine state has been roiled for more than a year by fighting between government troops and ethnic insurgents...

2 Myanmar soldiers admit to dozens of...

2 Myanmar soldiers confess to Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 8 2020

A spokesman for the International Criminal Court (ICC), based in The Hague, said it did not have the...

ED: Towards justice for the...

ED: Towards justice for the...

Editorial

Thu, Sep 3 2020

When it came to cruelty, the Myanmar army left no stone unturned

Myanmar urged to restore internet in...

Myanmar urged to restore internet in...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 25 2020

Most recent infections have been in the state capital of Sittwe, where officials have imposed a stay-at-home...

Local Covid-19 outbreak in Myanmar sparks...

Local Covid-19 outbreak in Myanmar sparks...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 23 2020

'We are extremely worried about the virus because we are living in limbo and it won't be easy...

Thousands in Rakhine state flee as army...

Thousands in Rakhine state flee as army...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 28 2020

A government spokesman said late on Saturday an evacuation order issued by border-affairs officials had...

OP-ED: When will Myanmar stop denying...

OP-ED: When will Myanmar stop denying...

Tasmiah Nuhiya Ahmed

Tue, Jun 9 2020

The Independence Commission of Enquiry’s biases are clear to see

UN expert: Myanmar military perpetrating...

UN expert: Myanmar military perpetrating...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 29 2020

Lee calls for investigation into allegations

8 killed in Myanmar's Rakhine

8 killed in Myanmar's Rakhine

South Asia

Tue, Apr 14 2020

The Arakan Army said in a statement there had been no clashes between the military and its fighters in...

It’s a trifle lonely out there

It’s a trifle lonely out there

Mahmudur Rahman

Wed, Mar 4 2020

It seems that Myanmar would like the Rohingya to just vanish

Civilian casualties, including Rohingya,...

Civilian casualties, including Rohingya,...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The experts said that the reports reveal that over the past 10 days, nearly 1,100 people have been displaced,...