Myanmar’s military has detained seven people, including three journalists, in the country’s war-torn northern Shan State, raising fears of a further crackdown against the country’s already restricted press.
By Jason Szep and Matt Spetalnick | WASHINGTON In a highly unusual intervention, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to remove Iraq
A UN report in February described the situation of the Rohingya community in Rakhine State a possible “genocide” and described a set of “crimes against humanity” in
Myanmar security forces killed three people while clearing a suspected Rohingya insurgent training camp in the mountains in the troubled northwestern state of Rakhine, the state-run Global New Light of […]
Updated 11 p.m. ET Myanmar officials say bodies and debris have been found from a military plane that disappeared Wednesday with more than 100 passengers and crew aboard.
By MATTHEW PENNINGTON, Associated Press WASHINGTON — Myanmar was supposed to turn away from China and toward the West when the U.S. helped it transition from five decades of military […]
Critics of Ashin Wirathu and his denim-clad disciples say the monk incites racial violence against Rohingya refugees. He claims he is merely protecting his people
There are a million and one reasons to visit Thailand, and you’ve no doubt read them all: beautiful beaches, mouthwatering cuisine, staggering landscapes,
By Yimou Lee YANGON (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is only hiring government-accredited taxi drivers in Myanmar, a regional executive said, a move that allows it to avoid the […]
Yangon (AFP) – Police in Myanmar fired warning shots to break up scuffles between Buddhist nationalists and Muslims in Myanmar’s biggest city in the early hours of Wednesday after a […]
Fifteen years ago the website I run chose to issue a statement criticising Aung San Suu Kyi “End the Dialogue: An Open Letter to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi”,
Over the past two decades, San Franciscans have established a permanent line on the south side of Clement between 4th and 5th Avenues. They sip tea and swap stories as
By Larry Jagan | Published in Bangkok Post The government of Aung San Suu Kyi has been in power in Myanmar for just over a year. But many people have […]
BY CARLOS SARDIÑA GALACHE | Post Mag | 12:00 M Husbands, neighbours, grandsons – police and troops dragged them from their homes in Myo Thu Gyi, Rakhine state, and executed them. […]