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Rebecca Ratcliffe

Rebecca Ratcliffe

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Myanmar jailed more writers in 2021 than any other country...

Soldiers stand next to military vehicles in the Myanmar capital, Naypyidaw, as people gather to protest against the military coup in February 2021.&...

Aung San Suu Kyi sentenced to four years in prison for inc...

Aung San Suu Kyi Photograph: Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty Images Aung San Suu Kyi has been sentenced to four years in prison for incitem...

Covid vaccines: India export delay deals blow to poorer co...

A man receives a Covid vaccination in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Monday. The country has vaccinated just 500,000 of its population of 60 million...

'Myanmar is like a battlefield': UN says at least 18 dead...

At least 18 people have been killed, according to the UN, after security forces in Myanmar used lethal violence against anti-coup protesters in the mo...

Myanmar military supporters attack anti-coup protesters

A supporter of Myanmar’s military uses a catapult during a rally in Yangon Photograph: Sai Aung Main/AFP/Getty Images Supporters of Myanmar...

Myanmar protesters hold general strike as crowds push for...

Demonstrators protest against the military coup in Mandalay, Myanmar. Photograph: Reuters Protesters across Myanmar have held a general strike, t...

Myanmar coup: witnesses describe killing of protesters as...

Medical students gather during an anti-coup protest in Mandalay, Myanmar, on Sunday 21 February. Photograph: AP Witnesses have described...

Myanmar coup: Army blocks Facebook access as civil disobed...

Myanmar’s army has begun disrupting access to Facebook as it attempts to stamp out signs of dissent, days after it ousted the democratically ele...

Aung San Suu Kyi could face two years in jail over ‘illega...

Myanmar police have charged ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi with possession of illegally-imported walkie-talkies, which could result in a two-year pris...

Cher turns attention to mall gorilla after freeing 'world'...

Bua Noi looks through the bars of her cage at Pata zoo, on the top floor of a shopping centre. Photograph: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA After freeing the...

Rohingya refugees arrive at 'de facto detention island' in...

Hundreds of Rohingya Muslims, including children, have arrived at “a de facto detention island” in Bangladesh after being stranded at sea...

Rohingya refugees sent to remote Bangladeshi island after...

Rohingya refugees believed to have spent weeks stranded on cramped boats at sea have been sent to a remote, uninhabited island by Bangladesh, while hu...