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Myanmar military allays coup fears,...

Myanmar military allays coup fears

South-East Asia

Sat, Jan 30 2021

The military said in a statement recent remarks by its commander-in-chief about abolishing the constitution...

UN voices alarm about Myanmar after...

UN voices alarm about Myanmar after...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jan 30 2021

Talks between the civilian government and army failed to ease tensions ahead of parliament’s opening...

Myanmar army flexes muscles as Suu Kyi's...

Army flexes muscles as Suu Kyi's govt...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jan 29 2021

Its grievance is similar to that of the USDP, the former ruling party created by the military before...

Myanmar army raises prospect of coup...

Myanmar army raises prospect of coup...

World

Tue, Jan 26 2021

The National League for Democracy won November's poll in a landslide

Myanmar gang rape victim wins legal...

Myanmar gang rape victim wins legal...

South-East Asia

Sat, Dec 19 2020

Three rapists were jailed for 20 years with hard labour, a sentence she hopes will give other survivors...

Myanmar gathers troops near Bangladesh...

Myanmar gathers troops near Bangladesh...

Bangladesh

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Dhaka summons the country’s envoy and hands over a note of protest

Myanmar army tries to discredit Rohingya...

Myanmar army tries to discredit Rohingya...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The soldiers confessed to killing up to 180 women, men and children between them, burying many of the...

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...

Diplomatic missions in Myanmar express...

Diplomatic missions in Myanmar express...

World

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Access for humanitarian organizations must be allowed to provide appropriate response as communities...

Myanmar army admits prisoner abuse after...

Myanmar army admits prisoner abuse after...

World

Wed, May 13 2020

Some security force members interrogated the prisoners in a way 'not in accordance with the...

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