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Myanmar

China and friends surround India: Your move, New Delhi

Chinese President Xi Jinping with Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi The recent visit of China’s top diploma...

Myanmar minorities slam biased campaign ahead of polls

Coronavirus fatalities in Myanmar continue to rise steadily, reaching 75 as of Saturday after dozens of patients have died in recent we...

The problem with the Myanmar Army’s admissions of guilt

For decades, Myanmar’s military has used brutal tactics, including intimidation, harassment, torture and murder, to suppress and...

Scientists find world's oldest sperm in Myanmar amber

A team of paleontologists have discovered what they believe is the world's oldest animal sperm, frozen inside a tiny crustacean in a bl...

Myanmar army probes 'wider patterns' of abuse against Rohi...

The Myanmar military has said it is investigating "possible wider patterns of violations" before and during a 2017 crackdown in Rakhine...

Myanmar races to build field hospital as coronavirus surge...

Myanmar authorities are racing to build a field hospital in the commercial capital of Yangon to cope with a surge of coronavirus infect...

Powerful armed ethnic group launches its own military acad...

UWSA chair Bao Youxiang at the 30th anniversary of the founding of the group The most powerful ethnic armed group in Myanmar has e...

Myanmar troops at border: Bangladesh prepared for any situ...

Against the backdrop of continued deployment of troops by Myanmar near the border, Bangladesh is fully aware and prepared to face any s...

‘Attacks on civilians continue in Myanmar’s Rakhine'

A top UN official on Monday said the attacks on civilians continue in Myanmar’s Rakhine province even three years after the milit...

Myanmar casualties may represent war crimes: UN's Bachelet

The U.N. human rights chief said on Monday that three years after a Rohingya exodus “no concrete measures” on accountabilit...

Myanmar genocide criminal case should now be ironclad

The recent confessions by military personnel involved in operations against the Rohingya in Myanmar reveal clear “genocidal inten...

How Myanmar army runs a global business empire to finance...

The military in Myanmar has a finger in every pie. And that includes the government. The military has the power to veto major political...

3 years after exodus, Myanmar erases names of Rohingya vil...

Three years ago, Myanmar’s military burned the Rohingya village of Kan Kya to the ground and bulldozed over its remains. Last yea...

EP removes Aung San Suu Kyi from Sakharov Prize community

The European Parliament has removed Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi from the "Sakharov Prize community" because of her "acce...

Myanmar polls likely to be subdued, with Suu Kyi win expec...

Myanmar state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi raising the flag at for the National League for Democracy party to mark the first day of ca...

Once foot soldiers in Myanmar's army, now potential witnes...

Two men believed to be deserters from Myanmar's army are in the custody of the International Criminal Court at The Hague after reportin...

Myanmar election: A fractured process

Workers pack T-shirts promoting Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party at a printhouse in Yangon, 2 September...

Myanmar military deliberately spreading COVID-19 in Rakhin...

Arakan Army chief Tun Myat Naing The leader of a Rakhine ethnic armed group has accused the Myanmar government and army of &ldquo...

Why China wants Suu Kyi to win Myanmar’s polls

As Myanmar enters an election season, the economy, Covid-19 and issues of war and peace are expected to dominate the campaign trail dis...

Facebook must walk the talk on Myanmar

Last month, Facebook moved to block a bid by The Gambia in a US court, in which it sought disclosure of posts and communications by mem...

Myanmar military suggests election commission not hold ele...

Myanmar military, also known as Tatmadaw, has suggested the Union Election Commission (UEC) not hold general elections in five township...