Myanmar responds to mounting international criticism over its treatment of the Rohingya Muslims.
The journalist, who spent decades reporting on the excesses of the military junta in Myanmar, explains what the refugee crisis means for India and the region.
The newly formed commission intends to help implement the Annan commission recommendations, but lack of members from Rakhine State draws criticism.
‘Conditions in Myanmar's [Arakan] State are not in place to enable a safe and sustainable return ... refugees are still fleeing,’ said UNHCR Deputy High Commissioner.
Western institutions strip Aung San Suu Kyi of honors they once showered over response to the Rakhine crisis.
Displaced persons housed at Sittwe stadium to be moved to make way for football tournament
Sen Gen Min Aung Hlaing praises troops’ actions in Rakhine; political comments criticized by analysts
The pope will meet with refugees on Friday and his speeches will be watched closely for the use of the word “Rohinga.”
Vatican defends the pope’s decision not to use the word ‘Rohingya’ in public during visit to Myanmar, saying his presence drew attention to the crisis.
Few details released about Rohingya refugee deal as Bangladesh, Myanmar ink agreement
Secretary of State Tillerson’s move suggests Washington believes Myanmar Govt, Military at Odds over Rakhine
Catholics from war-ravaged state hope papal visit will help restore peace
Anticipation over whether Christian leader will use the term "Rohingya"
U Ohn Maung says the state Parliament has been left out of the loop on the Union govt’s plans as reconstruction begins
Tillerson statement will aggravate the situation, says Russian ambassador in Yangon