Citing a video that went viral online on Saturday, State media have announced that a mid-week attack by ARSA on a police van in northern Rakhine State injured six.
U Zaw Htay says AA ‘not excluded’ from peace process; gov’t is prioritizing assistance to IDPs in Rakhine
A headline on recent AA attacks referring to ‘Rakine Buddhist Rebels’ was taken down, but observers say it highlights the dangers of irresponsible conflict coverage
National Defense and Security Council members, including State Counselor and Army chief, join key officials to draw up long- and short-term plans
Lawmakers, activists and ethnic representatives hope for progress in 2019, but the events of recent years temper their expectations with caution
Amid ongoing conflict between the AA and Tatmadaw troops in Rakhine State, a convoy in which the state’s chief minister was traveling was attacked with remotely detonated mines.
Amid deadly clashes in northern Rakhine, the Northern Alliance says it cannot adhere to ceasefire conditions unless a nationwide ceasefire is declared.
One villager recounted being forced to walk ahead of and next to the military column, saying he and 10 others were forced to act as human shields in the battle zone.
Amid mounting pressure from the international community, refusing to quash the unjust verdict of the three Kachin activists is wrong, writes analyst Joe Kumbun.
The sentencing has been condemned as a blow to democracy, freedom of expression and human rights by local and international groups.
Losses on both sides mount during ongoing clashes between Myanmar’s military and the Arakan Army in troubled northern Rakhine State.
According to the SSPP, their troops returned fire when RCSS troops launched an attack on a village where they mistakenly thought the SSPP troops were stationed.
Myanmar’s conflict zones have re-emerged as centers of the international drug trade, as meth—unlike opium—doesn’t require cultivation and is not dependent on the weather.
Aid worker confirms reports of fighting near boundary between Chin, Rakhine states; AA soldiers also reported killed
Mar Lut was attempting to flee fighting between RCSS and joint TNLA/SSPP force