(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 14, 2018 Buddhist monk Wirathu speaks during a rally to show the support to the Myanmar military in Yangon. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
06 June 2019
Abbot U Wirathu has said in an audio file posted on VK social media that he is not a...
Abbot U Wirathu. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
05 June 2019
As the police could not find abbot U Wirathu, who is wanted under section 124(a) of Penal...
(FILE) Myanmar nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu delivers a speech during a rally in Yangon, Myanmar, 30 August 2017. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
01 June 2019
Myanmar’s Ministry of Home Affairs was ordered Friday to arrest and prosecute Buddhist...
President Office spokesman Zaw Htay. Photo: Aung Shine Oo
01 June 2019
President Office spokesman Zaw Htay said that they would take stern action in accordance...
Supporters of Nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu, gather near the Shwedagon pagoda in Yangon on 30 May 2019. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
31 May 2019
Hundreds of monks and their supporters marched in Yangon on Thursday to protest against...
 (FILE) Myanmar nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu delivers a speech during a rally to show the support to the Myanmar military, in Yangon, Myanmar, 14 October 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
30 May 2019
An ultra-nationalist monk dubbed the "Buddhist Bin Laden" for his anti-Muslim vitriol...
Myanmar Buddhist monk U Wirathu, leader of the Ma Ba Tha (969 movement). Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
29 May 2019
Myanmar police issued an arrest warrant Tuesday evening for an ultra-nationalist monk...
Myanmar controversial nationalist Buddhist monk Wirathu delivers a speech during a rally to show the support to the Myanmar military, in Yangon, Myanmar, 14 October 2018. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
15 October 2018
An ultra-nationalist monk – once dubbed the “Buddhist Bin Laden" -- on Sunday condemned...