Authorities in Rakhine State did not tell the families of the move
Lawmakers and residents of northern Rakhine State expressed dismay at the military's claim that AA fighters were operating out of uniform, calling it an excuse to target civilians.
On this day in 1613, the infamous Filipe de Brito e Nicote was executed by Burmese forces after they sacked his fiefdom of Syriam.
The Sittwe District Court sentenced prominent ethnic Arakanese politician U Aye Maung and author Ko Wai Hin Aung for encouraging people to support a rebel group.
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.
The charged include 11 villagers who fled their homes to escape fighting between the Arakan Army and the military and the couple who was giving them shel
State legislators agreed to debate a proposal that would urge the Union government to find a way to end the fighting between the Myanmar military and AA in northern Rakhine.
Ko Ye Zaw's brother said the ANP member was receiving medical treatment under guard at the Sittwe Hospital for injuries he received in custody.
The body was found on Sunday, after a clash between police and unknown gunmen last week.
Youth group demands release of Arakan lawmaker, scholar during Suu Kyi’s visit
Some new structures also planned for members of Arakanese community, official says
ICRC failing to provide humanitarian assistance to non-Muslim minorities in Rakhine, protesters say.