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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...

Myanmar jails two journalists for ‘spreading false news’

A court in military-ruled Myanmar has jailed two journalists under a colonial-era law that was recently revised to make spreading &ldqu...

US confident in Asean’s plan for post-coup Myanmar. Others...

The number two US diplomat on Wednesday said Washington remained confident in Asean’s five-point consensus plan to defuse My...

Dozens of Myanmar Junta soldiers killed in Karen State

Fighting between the Myanmar military and a combined force of Karen State-based ethnic armed groups and the Myawaddy People’s Def...

Myanmar violence, hunger and ruin risk deeper refugee cris...

Medical personnel tend to internally displaced people in Myanmar's Karen State following military air strikes in the area, in this ha...

Suu Kyi's inconvenient truth and the origins of Myanmar's...

Demonstrators hold up signs during a protest against the military coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi...

Rise of armed civilian groups in Myanmar fuels fears of fu...

A photo issued by Myanmar’s shadow national unity government (NUG) shows People’s Defence Force (PDF) soldiers who have b...

Myanmar extends suspension of international flights till J...

Myanmar on Sunday extended the suspension period of international commercial flights to the end of June due to the COVID-19 pandemic....

Drop call for Myanmar arms embargo, say 9 Asean members

Military personnel in a parade on Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, on March 27, 2021. The military seized power in a coup on F...

Myanmar shadow government allies with rebels against milit...

A shadow government in Myanmar seeking to reverse the February 1 coup has joined forces with a rebel group to “demolish” mi...

Myanmar coup provides drug traffickers with ideal conditio...

Thai narcotics officials arrange bags of methamphetamine pills in Ayutthaya Province in June 2020.   © Reuters The Unite...

Myanmar: fossil fuel giants cut payments to junta but gas...

Total and Chevron have come under pressure to cut ties with Myanmar’s junta in the wake of the coup in February. Photograph: Go...

Myanmar cardinal calls for end to violence after church at...

This handout photo from local media group Kantarawaddy Times taken and released on May 24, 2021 shows the church in which four people...

Myanmar allows Tinder but axes dissent havens Twitter, Fac...

The whitelists for internet access sent out by Myanmar's junta, led by military chief Min Aung Hlaing, include over 750 websites...

Myanmar coup latest: Yangon to suffer 'more explosions,' s...

A protester holding a National League for Democracy flag in Yangon, where there were five bomb attacks on Tuesday.&nbs...

US journalist detained in Myanmar while boarding flight ho...

Journalists in Myanmar have been caught in the crackdown as the junta tries to tighten control over the flow of information. Photogra...

Myanmar rebels claim police killings as Aung San Suu Kyi a...

Aung San Suu Kyi (L), former Myanmar president, Win Myint, and former Naypyidaw Council chairman Dr Myo Aung appear before a special...

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi defiant in first comments since coup

Ms Suu Kyi is among more than 4,000 people detained since the coup.PHOTO: REUTERS Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday (May 2...

As Myanmar school year nears, teachers and students say no...

Students hold placards protesting the military's plan to reopen schools in June. They were part of a massive crow...

A wary Sino-US dance around the Myanmar morass

ST ILLUSTRATION: MANNY FRANCISCO  On May 12, shortly after Myanmar marked 100 days after the military coup, US officials twee...

Myanmar junta suspends more than 125,000 teachers for oppo...

A protester waves the National League for Democracy flag while others take part in a demonstration against the military coup in Yan...