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Burma Army Launches Offensives in Karenni State

Civilians have fled advancing Burma Army (BA) troops following fighting with Karenni Army (KA) and Karenni Nationalities Defense Force (KNDF) in Bawlakhe and Hprasu townships. A villager told Kantarawaddy Times …

Confidante of Myanmar’s Suu Kyi dies after catching Covid in junta jail

Myanmar’s National League of Democracy (NLD) spokesman Nyan Win talks during an interview at the party headquarters in Yangon on Nov 19, 2014. (AFP file photo) A confidante of deposed …

Dark lessons Myanmar, Syria and Rwanda hold for India

Identification of people with religion, ethnicity, race and community has become so deep-rooted, it has become simple for any government to stoke differences among its people when required India has …

Myanmar: ‘Brute force terror campaign’ targeting rights defenders, UN experts say |

In a statement, Tom Andrews, Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, and Mary Lawlor, Special Rapporteur on human rights defenders highlighted credible reports of activists forced into hiding after having arrests …

Bangladesh plans to vaccinate Myanmar Rohingya refugees against Covid-19

YANGON, July 19 (dpa): Bangladesh plans to start rolling out inoculations against Covid-19 for the hundreds of thousands of Myanmar Rohingya Muslims living in crowded refugee camps next month, a …