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Gwen Robinson

Gwen Robinson

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Myanmar, a violent tale of two governments

A video of a little-known political leader declaring war on Myanmar's military regime went viral on social media on Sept. 7, garnering more than 1 mil...

Telenor's Myanmar sell-off mired in uncertainty

Industry insiders say the head of Myanmar's junta, Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing, may reject Telenor's exit plan. (Nikkei montage/Reute...

Myanmar parallel government to challenge regime with $700m...

Anti-coup protesters march in Mandalay on Aug. 8, the anniversary of a 1988 uprising. Myanmar's parallel government is preparing to subsidize 250,00...

Myanmar junta's solar power bid tests post-coup investor s...

Yangon at night: The junta's solar power tender will be a litmus test on investor sentiment. Myanmar's junta has launched an ambitious...

International Red Cross head meets Myanmar junta chief in...

Myanmar junta chief Min Aung Hlaing has allowed Red Cross head Peter Maurer to visit and meet with him. (Source photos by Reuters and Getty Images)...

Myanmar anti-coup leader says ASEAN summit falls short of...

Activists protest to support the anti-coup movement and democracy in Myanmar, near the ASEAN secretariat building in Jakarta.   © Reuters...

Myanmar 'parallel government' pressures junta ahead of ASE...

People march in support of the National Unity Government in Dawei, Myanmar, on April 18. The NUG presents itself as a shadow government in oppositio...

Failed state: Myanmar collapses into chaos

By one count, over 700 citizens have been killed in Myanmar since the Feb. 1 coup. But the international community remains paralyzed, even as the cy...

Myanmar parallel parliament raises stakes in fight for eth...

Buddhist monks, left, show support for an opposition group vowing to resist the Feb. 1 coup and rewrite the constitution. Right, an ethnic...

Myanmar junta targets banks in push against 'foreign inter...

People sit outside a closed bank in Yangon on March 8: Myanmar's military rulers have threatened to seize deposits from commercial banks that s...

Myanmar factory attacks drag China into crisis

Smoke billows from the industrial zone of Hlaing Thar Yar township in Yangon on March 14. Attacks on Chinese-run factories in Myanmar's biggest city...