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Myanmar: Full Scale Civil War In Rakhine State – Analysis

The situation in the ethnic front is rather grim, with a full scale civil war going on in Rakhine state where the Tatmadaw and...

‘Existence of Rohingya at risk if children are not educated’

Former prime minister of Denmark Helle Thorning-Schmidt has expressed her concern that a whole generation of Rohingyas could be lost if the absence of...

Bangladesh has sought US support to create safe zone of Rohingyas,...

Dhaka, Apr 10 (UNI) Bangladesh has sought US support to create a safe zone for Rohingyas in Rakhine district, monitored by international human rights...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in Rakhine state amid fresh clashes...

YANGON (Reuters) - Arakan Army rebels overran a police base in Rakhine state, killing two officers and one of their wives, the Myanmar government...

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Fading icon? Clash of views over Aung San Suu Kyi’s record...

Her fall from grace has been dramatic, but can she undo the damage? The programme Insight finds out from critics and supporters of Asia’s...

UN fears 30 Rohingya dead in attack

The UN human rights office says it fears dozens of Rohingya civilians have been killed in a military helicopter attack in Myanmar's Rakhine state. The...

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Myanmar army pauses operations in north in rare conciliatory action Myanmar military troops and tanks move in formation along the shore during the second day of 'Sin Phyu Shin' joint military exercises in Ayeyarwaddy delta region, on February 3, 2018 AFP

Rakhine rebels: ‘No peace by prayer’ in battle with Myanmar army

The increasingly bloody battle in western Rakhine state is between the Myanmar military and the Arakan Army (AA), which claims to be fighting for...
Saudi Arabia has continued to deport Rohingya detainees despite UN calls to give them refuge (Supplied)

Saudi Arabia accused of torturing Rohingya detainees to end hunger strike

Published date: 17 April 2019 14:00 UTC | Last update: 11 hours 47 min ago Scores of stateless Rohingya refugees detained inside a Saudi detention...
A child waits for her mother to be released from Insein Prison. (Thuya Zaw | Frontier)

9,551 prisoners pardoned in Thingyan amnesty, president says more to come

YANGON — President U Win Myint announced pardons for 9,551 prisoners on Wednesday, in an annual amnesty to mark the Myanmar New Year. A...
Rohingya refugees in a temporary settlement in 'no man's land' between Myanmar and Bangladesh [Getty]

Renewed campaign to wipe out surviving Rohingya will be the most savage yet

Comment: There's growing evidence the military junta in Myanmar is using its ground offensive against separatists as a pretext to 'clean out,' the remaining...
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Myanmar Air Force conducts night-time airstrikes in Rakhine State

The Myanmar Air Force (MAF) has conducted an escalated campaign of airstrikes in western Rakhine State that, for the first time in the service's...

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