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Myanmar court drops case against...

Myanmar court drops case against...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 3 2019

Myanmar Now editor Swe Win had been on trial for two years after posting an article on Facebook criticizing...

Myanmar official says runaway monk 'incited...

Myanmar official says runaway monk 'incited...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Police issued an arrest warrant for Wirathu last month but he has not been detained and has taunted authorities...

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

Hardliner Myanmar monk's supporters...

South Asia

Thu, May 30 2019

At least 300 of Wirathu's supporters gathered outside the Shwedagon Pagoda in Myanmar's biggest...

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar hard...

Arrest warrant issued for Myanmar hard...

South Asia

Wed, May 29 2019

At recent rallies, Wirathu has accused the government of corruption and criticized it for trying to change...

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

Rise of violent Buddhist rhetoric in...

Rise of violent Buddhist rhetoric in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 12 2018

In Myanmar, ultra-nationalist monks led by firebrand preacher Wirathu have poured vitriol on the country's...

Ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk walks...

Ultra-nationalist Myanmar monk walks...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 9 2018

The monk was arrested in November over a rally he held outside the US Embassy in Yangon in April 2016...

Myanmar journalist detained, bailed...

Myanmar journalist detained, bailed...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 31 2017

Article 66(d) prescribes jail terms of up to three years for those convicted of 'extorting, coercing,...