Meet two of the most prominent faces in the protests in Mandalay and Monywa.
The Kachin Independence Army says it will continue to attack reinforcements as long as the regime’s security forces kill peaceful protesters.
Troops have been deployed in large numbers against anti-regime protests in Kale and Taze in Sagaing Region.
The security forces in Mandalay opened fire on medics preparing to march against the junta.
Three religious compounds were thoroughly searched for evidence of anti-regime activities.
Myanmar’s junta abducted the two-year-old daughter and five other relatives of Ko Ja Lay in Bago Region to force him to turn himself in.
The 19-year-old and her husband were riding home on a motorbike.
Grenade attacks were reported on the military-joint venture Mytel office and a guardhouse at the town’s pagoda.
A Chatham House report says Chinese support for Myanmar’s junta is short-sighted and jeopardizes its Belt and Road projects.
The ethnic armed groups leaders backed plans for a federal union and to scrap the military-drafted 2008 Constitution.
Myanmar’s junta told the US broadcaster those detained had been released.
Save the Children demands Myanmar’s military stops the indiscriminate killing that is leaving children dead and wounded across the country.
Several sources have reported growing numbers of Chinese troops on the other side of the Shan State border.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's legal team now has eight members and they will also represent President U Win Myint in court.
An unnamed medic tells The Irrawaddy about how his colleagues were beaten during a nighttime raid on his South Okkalapa hospital.