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Jan 18, 2020
China, Myanmar ink 33 deals to accelerate Belt and Road Initiative as Xi Jinping and Aung San Suu Kyi meet amid Rohingya backlashHolding talks with Xi Jinping on the final day of his two-day visit, Suu Kyi slammed the western countries for criticising Myanmar over the handling of the Rohingya issue
Nov 16, 2019
Myanmar rejects ICC probe into alleged persecution of Rohingya Muslims as global pressure mounts, says its own committees will probe charges of abusesThe decision came after rights groups filed a separate lawsuit in Argentina and a further submission of a genocide case at the UN's top court
May 12, 2018
19 killed, dozens injured in Myanmar's Shan State after rebels clash with security forcesAt least 19 people were killed Saturday in northern Myanmar when ethnic rebels attacked security force posts in restive Shan State, army and government sources said.
Dec 21, 2017
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
Sep 25, 2017
Rohingya crisis: 17 more bodies found in Rakhine, a day after Myanmar Army unearthed mass Hindu gravesNorthern Rakhine has been ravaged by communal violence since Rohingya insurgents staged deadly raids on police posts on 25 August
Sep 24, 2017
Myanmar Army claims mass grave of 28 Hindus killed by Rohingya militant found in Rakhine stateMyanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay confirmed the discovery of the 28 bodies on Sunday.
Sep 16, 2017
Bangladesh accuses Myanmar of violating air space amid Rohingya refugee crisisBangladesh has accused Myanmar of repeatedly violating its air space and warned that any more "provocative acts" could have "unwarranted consequences"
Sep 13, 2017
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi cancels UN trip amid increased scrutiny over Rohingya refugee crisisAung San Suu Kyi has scrapped plans to attend the UN General Assembly, as the Nobel laureate faces intense global scrutiny over the Rohingya refugee crisis
Jan 26, 2016
Myanmar President Thein Sein moves legislature to get more powers for military under NLD govtMyanmar's outgoing army-backed president asked parliament Tuesday to extend the powers of the military-controlled home affairs ministry by giving it control over immigration, officials said.
Jun 11, 2015
Myanmar denies Indian Army forces killed militants inside its territoryMyanmar on Wednesday maintained that Indian forces had carried out an attack on insurgents inside India and that it would not tolerate rebel groups using its soil to attack neighbours.