Military backed party and its allies say establishment of new panel will lead to ‘foreign intervention’
Former BBC journalist Christopher Gunness looks back at his reporting on the 1988 uprising and the events leading up to it.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement that Sunday's vote "failed to represent the will of the Cambodian people."
Peace Commission’s ambitious ‘Business for Peace’ initiative calls for armed ethnic groups to establish public companies
Social media giant to work with civil society groups to stop fear mongering
UPDJC bloc disavows comments, which upset Daw Aung San Suu Kyi; Rakhine politicians say major parties have never been asked to self-censor
Chin National Front vice chairman Salai Lian Hmung says differing definitions of democracy and federalism are the key hurdles to implementing the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement.
With UN General Assembly looming, calls for sanctions are likely to continue, many local experts and politicians believe.
Relations between the NLD government and Myanmar army appear to be hanging by a thread with their leaders at loggerheads over international involvement in the Rohingya crisis.
Allowing UN special envoy to set up office in Naypyitaw shows government’s willingness to work with international community.
President’s Office says court is trying to increase international pressure on Naypyitaw.
Military representative compares Maungdaw to Kosovo; Parliament approves a proposal for the govt to take necessary security measures to prevent terrorist attacks in Myanmar.
Military representatives to Parliament oppose the inclusion of a foreign expert on a commission investigating human rights abuses in Rakhine State.
High-level meeting including members of the National Defense and Security Council discusses latest developments in Rakhine, including plans to investigate last year’s violence.
Legislation calls for sanctions on more military leaders over human rights abuses in Rakhine State and encourages reform of the country's murky gemstone industry.