The Myanmar Army ban applies to the signatories and non-signatories of the nationwide ceasefire agreement, according to a military spokesperson.
26 The News For 26 July 2017
A meeting with KBC leaders suggests Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is looking to new sources to reconcile the country’s divides.
Magwe, Sagaing, Bago, Irrawaddy and Naypitaw regions are affected, as well as Rakhine, Mon and Karen states.
Politician Daw Htoot May resigns from the Arakan National Party.
Municipality halts the sale of chicken and eggs after more than 1,000 chickens die of suspected H5N1 disease.
Lawmakers debate amendments to notorious telecoms law.
Lawmakers argue Yanghee Lee’s recent report on human rights in Myanmar was biased.
After Special Rapporteur Yanghee Lee delivers a critical end-of-mission statement, the NLD govt cries foul concerning the UN mission.
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The effort is seen as a counter to China’s influence, writes Aung Zaw.
Matthew J Walton muses on the effects of misleading narratives of the independence era.
The controversy surrounding U Phyo Min Thein’s comments is the latest reminder that civil-military relations in Myanmar remain sensitive.
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