Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada, speaks during the 54th Munich Security Conference (MSC), in Munich, Germany, 16 February 2018. Photo: Ronald Wittek/EPA-EFE
17 February 2018
The Canadian government has announced it is imposing targeted sanctions on Myanmar in...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Photo: EPA-EFE
03 February 2018
North Korea is flouting sanctions by exporting coal, iron, steel and other banned...
Russian Sukhoi SU-30. Photo: Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA
26 January 2018
The United States called on Russia and Myanmar on Thursday to reconsider a reported...
US diplomat Bill Richardson. Photo: AFP
25 January 2018
US diplomat Bill Richardson resigned early Thursday from an Aung San Suu Kyi-appointed...
There is hope about a kickback against the negative and destructive populism that US President Donald Trump has encouraged. Photo: Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA-EFE
20 January 2018
The policies of US President Donald Trump and his embrace of populist strongmen have...
File - A view of the assembly, during the Pledging Conference for the Rohingya Refugee Crisis, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 23 October 2017. Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA-EFE
25 December 2017
The UN General Assembly on Sunday urged Myanmar to end a military campaign against Muslim...
(File) Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi holds up the roll of honour as she receives the freedom of Dublin City at a ceremony outside the Bord Gais Energy theatre in Dublin, Ireland on 18 June 2012. Photo: Kim Haughton/EPA
14 December 2017
Dublin councillors on Wednesday voted to revoke an award given to Myanmar leader Aung San...
Rohingya refugee watch as the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini and the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Margot Wallstroem (both not pictured) visit Rohngya refugee camp at Kutupalong, Coxabazar in Bangladesh 19 November 2017. Photo: Abir Abdullah/EPA-EFE
08 December 2017
Myanmar has expressed its opposition against a resolution of the United Nations Human...
A Rohingya refugee boy tries to fly a kite at the top of hill at Balukhali camp, Ukhiya in Coxsbazar, Bangladesh, 20 November 2017. Photo: Abir Abdullah/EPA-EFE
07 December 2017
China said Wednesday that a UN resolution expressing grave concern over widespread abuses...
A general view of the assembly, during the 27th special session of the Human Rights Council on 'the human rights situation of the minority Rohingya Muslim population and other minorities in the Rakhine State of Myanmar', at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 05 December 2017. Photo: Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA-EFE
06 December 2017
UN member states said Tuesday that Myanmar was likely committing "crimes against humanity...
Pope Francis arrives to lead the Holy mass and Presbyteral Ordination at the Suhrawardy Udyan Park in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 01 December 2017. Photo: Ettore Ferrari/EPA-EFE
04 December 2017
Pope Francis's embrace of the Rohingya during a trip to Bangladesh has sparked some angry...
Pope Francis (R) attends a prayer conducted by a Rohingya refugee during an Interreligious and Ecumenical meeting for peace at the garden of the Archbishop in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 01 December 2017. Photo: Abir Abdullah/EPA-EFE
02 December 2017
Pope Francis referred to refugees who have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh as "Rohingya" on...

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