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United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in Myanmar, South Korean university professor Yanghee Lee, addresses the media in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 25 January 2019. Photo: Monirul Alam/EPA
08 February 2019
The UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar has welcomed the...
People from Kachin State shout slogans and hold placards during a protest held to show opposition to the Irrawaddy Myitsone Dam project in Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar, 07 February 2019. Photo: Si Thu MKN
08 February 2019
About 10,000 people in northern Myanmar’s Kachin state staged a massive protest Thursday...
The late Pastor Tun Nu, pictured with his wife and three children. Photo: Gospel for Asia
07 February 2019
International Christian Concern (ICC) has reported on its website that Pastor Tun Nu, who...
Myanmar's Union Parliament Chairman T Hkun Myat (2-R) attends a regular session of the Union Parliament in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 05 February 2019. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
07 February 2019
Myanmar’s parliament has approved a motion to form a committee to draft amendments to the...
Namhsan, Shan State. Map: Google
06 February 2019
Acting on a tip off , a combined team intercepted and searched a Pajero near Hteen Shuee...
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) special envoy, US actress, film-maker Angelina Jolie (C) talks to media during a press conference after her visit to Kutupalong camp for Rohingya refugees in Teknuf, Cox's bazar in Bangladesh, 05 February 2019. Photo: Suman Paul/EPA
06 February 2019
Angelina Jolie said Tuesday that Myanmar must "show genuine commitment" to end violence...
(File) This photo taken on July 28, 2016 shows two Myanmar armed rebels from the Kachin Independence Army (KIA) securing the compound (behind) where Myanmar ethnic rebel leaders and representatives have gathered for a four-day summit in Mai Ja Yang, the KIA controlled town in northern Kachin state. Photo: AFP
06 February 2019
Facebook has blacklisted four more of Myanmar's ethnic rebel groups, the platform...
This photo taken on February 3, 2019 shows a farmer working at an illegal poppy field in Hopong, Myanmar Shan State. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
05 February 2019
Fields of purple opium poppy stretch across the pastures and peaks of mountainous eastern...
Photo: MOI
05 February 2019
An opening ceremony for a UN Peacekeeping Operation Course jointly organized by the...
Photo: MNA
04 February 2019
The Myanmar Army launched an attack on an abandoned camp of the banned militant outfit...
Mandalay-Mogok road. Photo: YouTube
04 February 2019
Two people died and five others were injured when a car overturned in Myanmar's Mandalay...
(File) Former member of upper house parliament Hla Swe attend the protest against tweaking the Religious Affairs and Culture Minister Aung Ko in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 20 May 2017. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
04 February 2019
Former MP Hla Swe aka Bullet Hla Swe said at a mass rally welcoming the military’s...

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