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Myanmar junta jails ousted Rakhine chief...

Ousted Rakhine chief minister jailed...

South-East Asia

Sun, Oct 10 2021

U Nyi Pu was charged with sedition under the Penal Code soon after the junta’s February 1

Rohingya exodus: Bangladesh continues...

4 years of Rohingya exodus: No end to...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Aug 25 2021

Myanmar will not take its people back and the international community seems unwilling to force Naypyitaw...

Myanmar Covid vaccination rollout leaves...

Myanmar Covid vaccination deprives...

South-East Asia

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The rollout had begun there with 10,000 vaccinations for priority groups such as the elderly, healthcare...

IOM’s emergency director urges durable...

IOM’s emergency director urges solution...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 29 2021

The director was also impressed with the Digital Island Project on the island of Moheshkhali, being implemented...

Myanmar coup leader: Rohingyas to be...

Myanmar coup leader: Rohingyas to be...

World

Tue, Feb 9 2021

Military rule would be different this time, he says

World's longest internet shutdown ends...

World's longest internet shutdown ends...

Southeast Asia

Thu, Feb 4 2021

Mobile operator Telenor Group confirmed it had reinstated full services in eight townships in Rakhine...

Global virtual aid conference to be...

Virtual aid conference to be held for...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 15 2020

More than one million Rohingya have fled Myanmar, the vast majority following a military crackdown in...

Three years after exodus, Myanmar erases...

Names of Rohingya villages erased

South Asia

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Yanghee Lee said the United Nations was complicit in allowing that to happen by not challenging the Myanmar...

ICC urged to quickly prosecute Myanmar...

ICC urged to quickly prosecute Myanmar...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Sep 8 2020

Fortify Rights obtained and analysed two videos showing the confessions of Private Myo Win Tun of Myanmar...

Myanmar expands Rakhine virus lockdown...

Myanmar expands Rakhine virus lockdown...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 26 2020

Rakhine state has long been a flashpoint for ethnic and religious conflict

Myanmar locks down Rakhine state capital...

Rakhine capital under virus...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 21 2020

Sittwe is also home to camps where about 100,000 Rohingya Muslims have been confined since an outbreak...

UN warns of intensified fighting in...

UN warns of intensified fighting in...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The UN expressed concern on Sunday over 'reports of intensified fighting' in northwest Rakhine...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

UNHRC adopts resolution asking Myanmar...

World

Tue, Jun 23 2020

In its 43rd session, the 47-member UNHRC adopted the resolution on Monday in Geneva by a vote of 37 in...

Internet blackout in Myanmar's Rakhine...

Internet blackout in Myanmar's Rakhine...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 21 2020

The country has so far recorded 287 coronavirus cases including six deaths, but experts fear the low...

ARU: Civilian casualties rise as armed...

ARU: Civilian casualties rise as armed...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 2 2020

They also demanded immediate implementation of the agreement for safe, dignified, and voluntary return...

Driver killed in attack on UN vehicle...

Driver killed in attack on UN vehicle...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 21 2020

The area has endured a strict lockdown for months, making independent reporting difficult

US raises concern over violence in Rakhine,...

US raises concern over violence in Rakhine,...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Since 2017, the people of the US have given more than $820 million to ease humanitarian sufferings in...

Rohingya fleeing persecution in Rakhine...

Rohingya fleeing persecution in Rakhine...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 22 2020

The group of about 20 were among 54 people from the Rohingya minority arrested on Wednesday on the outskirts...

Dozens of Rohingya face charges for...

Dozens of Rohingya face charges for...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Some were barefoot, others clothed in colorful head-scarfs, as they were ushered into the small courtroom...

UN envoy: We are putting pressure on...

UN envoy: We are putting pressure on...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The envoy visited a refugee camp near the Naikhongchhari border

Small blasts hit Rakhine town as Suu...

Small blasts hit Rakhine town as Suu...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 19 2019

No group has yet claimed responsibility for planting the small bombs, which detonated at the side of...