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Myanmar regime aircraft bomb Kachin villagers

Myanmar’s military has launched airstrikes for six days on Momauk Township, Kachin State, forcing villagers to flee, according to...

Myanmar ethnic rebel coalition to begin unity talks

A coalition of ethnic armed organizations in Myanmar will begin talks aimed at establishing a common front against the country’s...

Two Myanmar airbases attacked amid anti-coup protests: Rep...

Two Myanmar airbases have come under attack, with blasts reported at one base and rocket fire seen at another, media and a witness said...

Protesters in Myanmar’s biggest city return with ‘Guerrill...

The streets of Myanmar’s commercial capital, Yangon, have seen a limited resumption of protest activity after more than three wee...

I’m a Myanmar diplomat, here’s why I refuse to recognize t...

I work in the foreign service of my homeland, Myanmar, in our embassy here in Washington, D.C. I decided to become a diplomat to repres...

Myanmar anti-coup activist faces murder, treason charges:...

Myanmar authorities have filed several law suits against one of the main activists of the campaign against military rule, including cas...

Fighting resumes in Chin state after talks with Myanmar mi...

Fighting resumed in Mindat in Chin State at 6 pm on Tuesday, after a few hours’ peace following moves by junta forces to hold neg...

Myanmar unity gov’t welcomes ASEAN meeting consensus

Myanmar's newly formed National Unity Government (NUG) welcomed the five-point consensus on the coup crisis during a meeting of the Ass...

Asean has now got its foot in crisis-locked Myanmar's door

Myanmar junta chief Min Aung Hlaing arriving at the Asean leaders' meeting in Jakarta on April 24, 2021, where he justified his Feb...

Myanmar anti-coup leader says ASEAN summit falls short of...

Activists protest to support the anti-coup movement and democracy in Myanmar, near the ASEAN secretariat building in Jakarta.  ...

Is Asean’s Myanmar five-point consensus workable?

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, centre, with Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Airlangga H...

The battle for Myanmar plays out on Twitter, TikTok and Te...

Thinzar Shunlei Yi is one of the few pro-democracy activists in Myanmar who is willing to do on-the-record interviews. But while her i...

Asean faces ‘Catch-22’ by inviting Myanmar coup leader to...

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, the mastermind of the coup in Myanmar. Photo: EPA The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is fa...

EU sanctions 10 Myanmar junta officials, two firms

The European Union on Monday (April 19) imposed sanctions on 10 Myanmar junta officials and two conglomerates linked to the military...

Myanmar 'parallel government' pressures junta ahead of ASE...

People march in support of the National Unity Government in Dawei, Myanmar, on April 18. The NUG presents itself as a shadow governme...

India’s Adani faces scrutiny for port deal in Myanmar

A major index provider and some investors are distancing themselves from the marine-ports operator controlled by Indian conglomerate Ad...

Hundreds of villagers flee after Myanmar military raid in...

Villagers in Kani Township, Sagaing Region, say they are fleeing their homes after soldiers raided Chaungma village in the township on...

Myanmar’s unity government says ASEAN must not recognise m...

Myanmar’s newly formed government of national unity urged neighbouring countries to not recognise the junta that seized power in...

Who’s who in Myanmar’s National Unity Government

Top row, left to right: Mahn Win Khaing Than, U Win Myint, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Duwa Lashi La. Bottom row, left to right: Daw Zin Ma...

Myanmar regime arrests about 36 protest leaders, celebriti...

About three dozen people, including a prominent protest leader, protesters, celebrities, activists and ordinary citizens, were arrested...

Coup puts Myanmar’s crippling military capitalism in the s...

Myanmar’s economy has long been shaped by the Tatmadaw — the nation’s powerful armed forces — and by the shifti...