Minister of Home Affairs tells the media ‘I replaced the leadership at once’ on a tour to the troubled township in northern Arakan State.
Lawmakers urge concerned actors to proceed in line with the rule of law.
Teachers are being airlifted from near the Bangladesh border after fatal attacks on police posts followed by a manhunt leave dozens killed.
The first round of Burmese refugee returns is reportedly taking place later this month from Nu Po camp on the Thai border.
President’s Office releases a statement on the reported confessions of suspects in police attacks, as locals flee, meeting UN reps in Sittwe.
The 45 men and four women were arrested while traveling and are accused of attending a Kachin Independence Army military training.
Security has been scaled up in a coastal sub-township of Irrawaddy Division after attacks on border police posts in northern Arakan State on Sunday.
The ethnic armed alliance will present demands for a cessation of Burma Army hostilities and for international ceasefire monitoring.
Action Aid Myanmar launches a ‘safe cities campaign’ to protect and promote women’s rights and security.
Multiple projects on the site of a public garden by the lake will undergo an investigation by city authorities.
Muslim organizations slam recent attacks on police outposts in Arakan State calling them ‘destructive’ to peace in the country.
After expelled and demoted Shan State NLD members file an appeal, the party’s CEC says they will launch an internal investigation.
We are not going to accuse anybody until we know clearly [who is behind the attack] and have solid evidence,’ she said.
Professor Desmond Ball, expert on military intelligence, Burma, Asia-Pacific security issues and nuclear strategy, died on Wednesday, October 12.
Nine police, five soldiers and fifteen men are believed to have been killed in four days in northern Arakan State.