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Thousands flee fighting in Myanmar town

Most of the population of a Myanmar town near the Indian border have fled after buildings were set ablaze by artillery amid fighting between militia forces opposed to military rule …

Myanmar reports 1,667 new COVID-19 infections, 70 more deaths

YANGON, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) — Myanmar reported 1,667 new COVID-19 infections with 70 more deaths in the past 24 hours, according to a release from the Ministry of Health on …

Myanmar’s civil war is becoming bloodier and more brutal

MOUNTED ON A bicycle, wearing a T-shirt emblazoned with a corporate logo, Kyaw Tin Tun could pass for one of the many food-delivery couriers zipping through Yangon, Myanmar’s biggest city. …

Myanmar’s coup is uniting ethnic groups. Will it last?

Su Thit has a table in a corner by the window in her home. She no longer sits there at night. “You never know when the bullets will fly,” she …

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi has ‘no comment’ on call for war against junta

FILE PHOTO: A group of protesting engineers hold up signs calling for the release of detained Myanmar civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a demonstration against the military coup …