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China to back Myanmar 'no matter how the situation changes' in latest show of support for the ruling military council
Myanmar's military, which ousted the civilian government of Aung San Suu Kyi in February 2021, has continued to face resistance that now amounts to what some UN experts have characterized as a civil war
Canada parliament passes motion to strip Aung San Suu Kyi of honorary citizenship over Rohingya crisis
The House of Commons last week unanimously voted to call the killings of Rohingya a genocide, a move that Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said at the time was significant.
Reuters journalists Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo released after 512 days in prison: How Myanmar punished the duo for uncovering an atrocity
Myanmar has freed Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo from jail as part of a move to pardon thousands of prisoners. They were convicted for allegedly violating the Official Secrets Act.
Rohingya crisis: Myanmar bans UN rights envoy Yanghee Lee for making 'biased' statements; Amnesty terms it 'outrageous'
The Myanmar government has banned Yanghee Lee, UN's rights envoy for Myanmar, from entering the country; Lee says her exclusion suggests something "awful" is happening in Rakhine state
Sheikh Hasina says surge in Rohingyas exodus tarnishes Myanmar's dignity
the exodus of Rohingyas will affect Myanmar's dignity, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said and asked the international community to mount pressure
Asean leaders open summit in Laos capital
U.S. President Barack Obama walks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi after a group photo session for the G-20 Summit at Xizi Hotel in Hangzhou in eastern China's Zhejiang province. AP
Dalai Lama asks Aung Suu Kyi to do more to help Rohingya migrants fleeing Southeast Asia
The Dalai Lama has urged fellow Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to do more to help Myanmar's persecuted Muslim Rohingya minority amid a worsening migration crisis.
Signs of torture on body of Myanmar reporter who was shot down by army, says family
The body of a freelance journalist shot by Myanmar's army show signs that he was tortured before he died, the wife of the journalist said on Thursday.