11 May 2015
U Win Myint had little to celebrate during the Thingyan Water Festival. To accommodate...
Rohingya refugees line up for breakfast in the sport stadium of Lhok Sukon, North Aceh, Sumatra, Indonesia, 11 May 2015. Photo: Zikri Maulana/EPA
11 May 2015
Four boats carrying some 1,400 Rohingya migrants were rescued off the coasts of Indonesia...
UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards. Photo: UN
10 May 2015
UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards, speaking on May 8 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva...
Ambassador Bennett with members of the Islamic Centre of Myanmar. Photo: Embassy of Canada to Burma - Myanmar/Facebook
10 May 2015
Canada's religious freedom ambassador denounced the persecution of Muslims in Myanmar and...
Suspected ethnic Rohingya migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh rest as they were detained at the district hall in Rattaphum district, Songkhla province southern Thailand, 09 May 2015. Photo: EPA
10 May 2015
Thailand's junta chief has called for Myanmar and Malaysia’s help in stamping out the...
Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
10 May 2015
Three Thai men are marching from Chumphon town, in southern Thailand, to the gated walls...
Parliamentary Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann (R) and the leader of the National League for Democracy, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, exchange smiles during a news conference in Nay Pyi Taw on March 26, 2014. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
08 May 2015
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has praised the "co-operative spirit" of political rival Thura U...
Seized drugs, heroin (white, below) and methamphetamines, called locally Ya-Ba (the pink pills, above), part of the 2005 yield at Mae Sai border crossing in northern Thailand, in the Golden Triangle. Photo: Barbara Walton/EPA
08 May 2015
A delegation from the Central Committee for Drug Abuse and Control (CCDC) of Myanmar as...
Suspected ethnic Rohingya migrants, who were rescued by Thai officials from forest, are detained at the city hall in the Thai-Malaysian border district of Hat Yai, Songkhla province, southern Thailand, May 7, 2015. Photo: EPA
08 May 2015
A labour rights group said May 7 it has received reports of undocumented migrant workers...
Ethnic Leader says peace process could be delayed Photo: Lachid Ka Chin/Facebook
07 May 2015
At the end of a six day summit to discuss the nationwide ceasefire agreement and the...
Slave camps in Thailand, new details emerge Photo: EPA
07 May 2015
Harrowing details have emerged of a slave trade camp in southern Thailand as bodies...
Over 4,000 trafficking victims remain stranded in Indonesia Photo: IOM
07 May 2015
The US Government plans to contribute approximately $225,000 in emergency victim...

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