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Myanmar

COVID-19 is just the latest setback in Myanmar’s troubled...

In the early weeks of 2020, the signs pointed to progress in Myanmar’s convoluted effort to finally end 70 years of ethnic strife...

Malaysia seeks to deport 3,000 detained illegal immigrants...

The Malaysian government wants to deport more than 3,000 people currently held in its immigration detention centers to Myanmar after hu...

Myanmar avoids helping Rohingya minority despite ICJ order...

Myanmar has sidelined an international court order to improve conditions for its long-embattled Rohingya minority, despite fears that t...

Myanmar State Counsellor says volunteers needed to help wi...

Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi told a video conference call on government officials that volunteers are needed to deal with...

Two ARSA fighters killed on Bangladesh border, claims Myan...

Two alleged Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) fighters died in a clash with security forces on Thursday evening on the Bangladesh b...

Myanmar imports first two LNG cargoes from Malaysia's Petr...

The Southeast Asian country of Myanmar imported its first liquefied natural gas cargoes from Malaysia's Petronas LNG in May and June 20...

Myanmar’s meaningless unilateral ceasefires

Ta’ang National Liberation Army soldiers stand near a Myanmar military truck after the fighting on 29 May In Myanmar, unilat...

Myanmar govt buys 2,200 tonnes of rice as reserve

The Myanmar government has reserved about 2,200 tonnes of rice during this month, according to the press statement of the Myanmar Rice...

10 police, 3 others missing after AA attacks border outpos...

Ten policemen and three civilians are missing after the Arakan Army (AA) overran the Thazin Myaing Border Guard Police outpost in Rakhi...

Pandemic adds new threat for Rohingyas in Myanmar

This is what life is like for the 130,000 internally displaced Rohingyas trapped in detention camps in central Rakhine state in Myanmar...

Ta’ang army attacks Myanmar military convoy in Shan state

Within hours after the Arakan Army (AA) launched attacks on a border guard police outpost in Rakhine State early Friday morning, its al...

Myanmar parliament slashes military’s budget request for f...

For the first time under the current government, the Union Parliament has declined to approve in full an additional budget request by t...

Myanmar’s integrity test in ICJ

The clock is ticking down to a May 23 deadline for Myanmar’s government to provide demonstrable evidence that it has taken substa...

Myanmar military burned down 200 homes in Rakhine State

Around 200 houses in Lekka Village, Rakhine State were burnt down this weekend in alleged arson by the Myanmar military, according to l...

Myanmar hands over 22 Northeast insurgents to India, opera...

The Myanmar army on Friday handed over to India 22 insurgents from the Northeast, including self-styled home secretary of NDFB (S) Raje...

Myanmar military denies KNU claim of force build-up

The Myanmar military has denied a Karen National Union (KNU) claim they have been building up their troop deployment in Hpapun district...

China’s PLA delivers 10,000 sets of PPE Myanmar military

A special fight of Chinese People’s Liberation Army carried 10,000 sets of personal protective equipment (PPE) for the Myanmar Ta...

Terrorism charges against editor should be dropped, says C...

Editor Khaing Mrat Kyaw Myanmar authorities should drop the terrorism charges against editor Khaing Mrat Kyaw and stop threatening...

The fabricated threat driving genocide in Myanmar

When the most recent and dramatic stage of the genocide against the Rohingya started with Myanmar’s “clearance operations&r...

Malaysia deports 400 undocumented Myanmar workers

Nearly 400 Myanmar nationals were deported from Malaysia on Monday after being detained at 11 immigration detention centers across the...

All signs point to a worsening of Myanmar’s Rakhine confli...

AA troops in Kachin State Far from being contained, the violence in northern Rakhine State continues to spread. With the Araka...