More than 160 outposts set up, nearly 1,000 officials deployed to Bangladesh frontier amid reports group is planning more attacks.
Security officials, residents tense in wake of reports from Bangladesh that militants may be planning to resume activity in Rakhine.
State Counselor’s Office accuses ICC of ‘bad faith’, procedural irregularities; cites ongoing commission of inquiry
With UN General Assembly looming, calls for sanctions are likely to continue, many local experts and politicians believe.
The Irrawaddy briefs you on the week that was in the national legislature.
Gov’t says ‘independent’ panel to include one international member, 2 local experts; in separate move, Naypyitaw inks MoU on Rohingya repatriation with 2 UN agencies
The Rohingya insurgents have gone quiet. Some analysts warn this could be an attempt to encourage the narrative that its attacks on security forces last year never happened.
Maungdaw court sentences dozens more to lengthy prison terms; terror charges also brought in 2017 ARSA attacks
State is looking at options for legal action after local investigators find reports to be untrue
Team assembled in response to AP report says some ARSA militants were buried in the area after being killed in August attack on security forces
Displaced persons housed at Sittwe stadium to be moved to make way for football tournament
Muslim militant group says truce finishes on Oct. 9.