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Peninsula Hotels rethinks $130m Myanmar plan amid coup tur...

The former headquarters of the old Myanmar Railway Co. is being transformed into the Peninsula Yangon. (Photo provided by Hongkong an...

Myanmar junta targets banks in push against 'foreign inter...

People sit outside a closed bank in Yangon on March 8: Myanmar's military rulers have threatened to seize deposits from commerci...

Myanmar factory attacks drag China into crisis

Smoke billows from the industrial zone of Hlaing Thar Yar township in Yangon on March 14. Attacks on Chinese-run factories in Myanmar...

Myanmar military extends martial law after bloodiest day s...

Sunday was the deadliest day for protesters since the 1 February coup Myanmar's military has imposed martial law across more distr...

Quad’s virtue-signalling won’t help the people of Myanmar

People flash a three-finger salute as they take part in an anti-coup night protest at Hledan junction in Yangon, on March 14, 2021. P...

Another 15 protesters slain as Myanmar Military Junta cont...

People carry a protester who was injured during the police shooting against the anti-regime protest in Yangon's Hlaing Thar Yar on Mo...

Five red flags signaling Myanmar coup's economic damage

Factory workers rally against the coup in Yangon in February: The turmoil slammed the brakes on the country's manufacturing sector. &...

After attacks on Chinese businesses, Myanmar imposes ‘full...

Fire from burning Chinese-owned factories in Myanmar’s industrial township of Hlaing Thar Yar, on the outskirts of Yangon, is i...

Toppled NLD govt’s acting vice president calls for unity a...

Mahn Win Khaing Than. / The Irrawaddy The acting vice-president of Myanmar’s deposed National League for Democracy governmen...

Kachin independence army attacks Myanmar Military outpost

KIA fighters at Mai Ja Yang in Kachin State. / The Irrawaddy The Kachin Independence Army (KIA) carried out a pre-dawn attack on a...

Myanmar’s security forces totally out of control committin...

Myanmar’s security forces continue to terrorise the country’s civilian population. These week has witnessed the worst blood...

Myanmar’s Military Junta launches corruption probe of Suu...

Myanmar’s military regime has launched corruption probes targeting the country’s ousted leaders, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Pres...

Indonesia ramps up diplomacy to solve Myanmar crisis

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, through his foreign minister, stresses noninterference, but also democracy, human rights and t...

Myanmar's street protesters need the world's help to resto...

Four weeks after he deposed Myanmar’s democratically elected government, General Min Aung Hlaing must be getting that sinking fee...

UN Security Council wrestles with threat of action over My...

The UN Security Council failed to agree on Tuesday on a statement that would have condemned the coup in Myanmar, called for restraint b...

Another 300 protesters in Yangon arrested by Junta’s Secur...

About 300 protesters were reportedly arrested Wednesday during the military junta’s continuing crackdown against anti-regime demo...

New crisis, new opportunity in Myanmar

The global community, led by the U.S., should empower Bangladesh to negotiate a sustainable future for the Rohingya in Myanmar. My...

Myanmar’s anti-regime protests go on despite crackdowns an...

Anti-regime protesters in Mandalay marched on Tuesday. / The Irrawaddy Myanmar’s anti-regime protests in many cities have co...

‘Shoot me instead’: Myanmar nun’s plea to spare protesters

Sister Ann Rose Nu Tawng pleading with the forces of the new junta not to shoot protesters in Myitkyina. Photograph: Myitkyina News J...

Myanmar regime steps up violence to tackle general strike

Two protesters shot dead in Myitkyina, Kachin state. Another general strike planned by anti-regime protesters on Monday faced...

Myanmar Military Regime’s Forces establish bases at civili...

Military troops deployed in Mandalay amid the regime’s crackdown on its protesters on Feb. 22, marking '22222' nationwide gen...