In a wide-ranging interview, the US envoy gives The Irrawaddy his thoughts on the many domestic and international challenges facing Myanmar, and the state of the bilateral relation
Unlike at previous press conferences, military’s information team declines to release fresh casualty figures
As police speculate that the Arakan Army are responsible for the murder, the latter claim the military carried out the killing in order to damage the rebel group’s reputation.
Soldiers entered Say Taung and fired indiscriminately, while other troops fired on anyone attempting to flee, they say
Gov’t officials question AA representatives about viral statement as NRPC meets with non-signatories to NCA in Naypyitaw.
Since Monday, villages in Mrauk-U Township have experienced continued shelling and military patrols, during which one woman was shot and thousands were forced to flee to urban Mrau
The Ta’ang group, an ally of the Arakan Army, warns Tatmadaw to stop targeting Arakanese civilians
Residents of the Rakhine State township say soldiers driving through town on Monday night opened fired unprovoked. The military claims it was attacked by the Arakan Army.
We’ll stop targeting police when EU guarantees force has stopped oppressing Arakanese civilians, group says
Ministers have yet to disburse funds to area’s 10,000 IDPs, despite green light from state parliament
Declaring a state of emergency or inserting more troops will not solve the root causes of the conflict.
"Leaders will review it and do their best. They have been holding talks,” U Zaw Htay said without elaborating.
Arakan Army displays IDs, claims at least 15 gov’t troops killed in Paletwa Township
The officials said 89 of them resigned Friday after four of their colleagues were arrested the day before on suspicion of having ties to the rebel Arakan Army.
A major with the Northern Alliance said they made the proposal during a meeting with Myanmar government negotiators in China on Monday.