For a comprehensive solution to the crisis in Rakhine State, ARSA must face international pressure to end its violent ways.
19 The News For 19 February 2018
Women's rights advocates are calling for legislation that better protects vulnerable women from rape — even the death penalty.
Myanmar’s democracy has entered a dark new period with the prosecution of journalists for doing their job.
A look at the decisions behind the power shift in the ethnic blocs as the peace process continues.
Stereotyping the views of the country’s Buddhist community only weakens progressive efforts at reform and strengthens the nationalists’ cause.
With the majority of members having signed the ceasefire agreement, the UNFC may dissolve and be consigned to a relic of history.
The collision between federalization and unification has become the classic characteristic of Myanmar's modern politics.
The govt and the Tatmadaw should heed the outcries of displaced people and show the courage and magnanimity to accept their demands and respond suitably.
General N’Ban La said the country has evaded peace because stakeholders have been chasing the desirable instead of the possible.
Achieving gender equality requires a long-term commitment from all areas of society. Four Nordic diplomats share the lessons their countries have learned in this area.
In withstanding her fall from grace on the international stage, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has proven her calling to politics.
A deadly crackdown, student protests, border clashes, the Rohingya crisis, and an unlikely change of advisers for Daw Aung San Suu Kyi – and that was just January.
Contributor Bertil Lintner knew intimately the ruling National League for Democracy’s top legal advisor and his plan to enact a more democratic constitution.
Knee-jerk responses and official narratives will never provide lasting solutions.
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