The recent death of a Bangladeshi intelligence officer was blamed on a group linked to the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army.
27 The News For 27 November 2022
The conciliatory Xi-Biden tete-a-tete in Indonesia cooled bilateral temperatures, but ASEAN's inability to make progress on the Myanmar crisis was a low point.
Also this week, the junta’s ties with Russia deepened as the countries signed an MoU on nuclear power plants and Moscow offered to ramp up civilian education exchanges.
Cobra Column logistics chief Naw Eh Moo was killed along with two comrades.
Regime soldiers also killed civilians in Sagaing’s Mone Hla Village, where Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, the head of the Catholic Church in Myanmar, was born.
Judicial crackdown continues, one week after military regime pardoned some political prisoners in bid to relieve international pressure.
Analysts say the regime is forced to use airstrikes against Kachin Independence Army targets because its ground troops are too weak to fight.
Min Aung Hlaing handed out titles and medals to over 3,600 people in the last year, with the awards accompanied by gold worth over US$33 million.
Editorial & Opinion
The conciliatory Xi-Biden tete-a-tete in Indonesia cooled bilateral temperatures, but ASEAN's inability to make progress on the Myanmar crisis was a low point.Read Now
India should present itself as an alternative to China in Myanmar. Instead, by taking a short-sighted stance, it is ending up looking like China.
The National Unity Government has forged a nationwide armed force, but much needs to be done before it can declare victory over a brutal military dict
It is time for the bloc to take the unprecedented step of listening to the people of Myanmar.
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