The Burma Army currently has a handful of peacekeepers serving in Africa on two peacekeeping missions, for the first time in half a century.
The decision by the United States to give military assistance to countries that recruit and use child soldiers, including Burma, fails child soldiers but is not unexpected
Burma’s State Counselor speaks to the region’s parliamentarians during her opening address of the 37th Asean Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) in Naypyidaw.
Police arrest an Irrawaddy Division high school teacher for allegedly raping two of his students, according to local police.
Court hearings for the prosecution have wrapped up in the Thai court case against four Burmese migrant workers accused of murdering a student in Ranong Province in 2015.
Prominent Burmese writer Ma Thida receives the first annual ‘Disturbing the Peace Award’ by the Vaclav Havel Library Foundation.
Married women in Burma give birth to five children on average, while 2014 census findings highlight a lack of education and a need for family planning.
Authorities in Putao Township, Kachin State, issue an order to an internally displaced persons (IDP) camp saying agencies and groups need permission to deliver aid.
Karen sources say military activity and tension near the site of the Hat Gyi dam could lead to a breakdown of Burma’s nationwide ceasefire agreement.
Six members of a family accused of human trafficking and child abuse at downtown Rangoon’s Ava Tailor Shop appear at a court hearing.
A man of great poise, dignity and generosity, U Aung Htike passed away on Sept. 23, 2016.
Burma’s Lower House of Parliament passes the long-awaited Myanmar Investment Bill to mixed reviews, and it now moves to the Upper House.
Ta’ang student and women’s groups accuse the Restoration Council of Shan State of mistreating ethnic Ta’ang civilians in northern Shan State, a claim the RCSS denies
Pockets within the Burma military may still be cooperating with North Korea despite government and military opposition, according to a senior US official.
The head of the regional parliament’s Finance, Planning and Economic Affairs Committee says the focus will be on 11 issues.