The man’s body was found in a village well after the regime’s raids, which displaced thousands of villagers in Khin-U Township.
Regime troops on an island in the Ayeyarwady River shelled villagers on the riverbank in response to a resistance attack.
Miss Grand International Myanmar 2020 Han Lay tells The Irrawaddy that being targeted by the regime has strengthened her convictions.
Dr. Ye Lwin was due to be released from prison next month but now faces further charges.
Parents of two wounded children seized after the attacks on the monastic school have been told they are in Sagaing Region’s capital.
The Karen National Liberation Army and Kachin Independence Army have reported successful attacks on regime forces in Karen State and Sagaing Region.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres accused the regime of violating international humanitarian law over Friday’s Sagaing Region attack.
The Irrawaddy assesses the legacy of four National League for Democracy economic figures who helped stabilize finances after decades of military mismanagement.
Regime helicopters and ground troops left 11 children dead amid claims that resistance groups were based in the monastery.
The regime’s envoy in Dhaka claimed the shelling is from insurgents, although airstrikes have repeatedly been reported.
Thousands have been displaced amid ongoing fighting in Moebye, southern Shan State.
The Arakan Army launched a pre-dawn attack on a regime base in Paletwa Township, Chin State, where increasing violence is being reported.
Observers think the Arakan Army has been asking the United Wa State Army for arms, especially anti-aircraft weapons, to deter repeated Myanmar junta airstrikes.
Padoh Saw Taw Nee, the Karen National Union’s external affairs chief, says the regime has weak, demoralized troops and its administration has broken down in many areas.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says India is keen to help resolve the Rohingya refugee crisis but Myanmar’s regime refuses to cooperate.