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Arakan Army attacks Myanmar military training school in Ra...

The Arakan Army (AA) launched attacks on an advanced military training school in Minbya Township, Rakhine State, on Monday morning. Bo...

Myanmar declares Arakan Army a terrorist group

AA leader Major General Tun Myat Naing (M) The Myanmar government declared the Arakan Army (AA) ethnic armed group to be a ter...

Myanmar in denial with zero Covid-19 case claim

If Myanmar’s nominal leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to be believed, her country stands out as a global exception without a single rep...

Myanmar war killing India’s ‘Act East’ dream

Arakan Army soldiers take aim from an undisclosed location in Myanmar Against the ominous question mark hanging over Myanmar&rsquo...

Bangladesh hands over list of 492,000 Rohingya to Myanmar

Bangladesh’s foreign minister AK Abdul Momen said on Friday that details of 492,000 Rohingya sheltering in Cox’s Bazar for...

Myanmar closes all land borders to foreigners

Myanmar’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Wednesday the closure of all border checkpoints to foreign tourists as a preve...

Myanmar’s military accuses NLD of smear campaign after con...

Military lawmaker Lt-Col Myot Htet Win A military lawmaker in Myanmar’s Union Parliament has called for negotiations as a p...

Myanmar court approves defamation case against editor over...

A Myanmar court on Monday accepted a criminal defamation case against an editor nearly a year after the government military filed a law...

21 Killed, many injured as Myanmar military jets open fire...

A total of 21 villagers were killed and about two dozen were injured when Myanmar military fighter jets opened fire on four villages in...

Myanmar Army battalion suffers losses in western campaign

In the sharpest reverse to date in an escalating counter-insurgency campaign in the west of Myanmar, an elite infantry battalion of the...

20 villages abandoned as Arakan Army attacks Myanmar milit...

The monthlong fighting between Myanmar’s military and Arakan Army (AA) to the east of the Kaladan River on the border of Rakhine...

Myanmar fails to clean up its dirty finances

A global watchdog’s move to place Myanmar on a list of states perceived as prone to money laundering and terror financing has put...

Myanmar military chief retains special powers as NLD chart...

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing Myanmar’s military chief will continue to wield special powers during states of emergency af...

Myanmar MPs block Aung San Suu Kyi’s bid to become preside...

Myanmar’s parliament rejected on Wednesday a proposed constitutional amendment that would have allowed the country’s de fac...

Arakan Army claim seizure of Myanmar battalion commander a...

Arakan Army soldiers The Arakan Army (AA) said on Tuesday that it arrested 20 Myanmar soldiers, including a battalion commander, i...

Myanmar army brings defamation case against lawmaker, Reut...

The Myanmar military has filed a criminal defamation lawsuit against an upper house parliamentarian and Reuters news agency over the co...

Myanmar’s military retains important political role as NLD...

More than a year of effort by the National League for Democracy (NLD) to reduce the political role granted to the Myanmar military unde...

Suu Kyi's party picks preelection fight with Myanmar milit...

Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi (center) The party of Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has pushed ahead with...

$100m in drugs seized in Myanmar raids

Sacks of heroin and methamphetamine are laid out in endless rows in a remote Myanmar border zone during a rare raid in the heart of Sou...

Myanmar military helicopter crashes carrying foreign milit...

A Myanmar military helicopter carrying at least 15 people, including foreign military attachés to Myanmar, crashed shortly after...

City of London revokes honour granted to Myanmar's Suu Kyi

The City of London Corporation (CLC) on Thursday revoked an honour granted to Aung San Suu Kyi over the treatment of minority Rohingya...