After fighting media-fueled discrimination at school, now Hnin Pa Pa Soe is taking on the censors.
Myanmar has accused Reuters reporters Wa Lone, 31, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27, of breaching the country's Official Secrets Act, a little-used hangover from colonial rule. Sam Zarifi, secretary
The top U.N. human rights official has said he would not be surprised if a court one day ruled that acts of genocide had been committed against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar,
Indonesia’s constitutional court narrowly rejects a petition to bar all consensual sex outside of marriage in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country.
The UN defines genocide as acts meant to destroy a national, ethnic, racial or religious group. Such a designation is rare under international law.
Sen Gen Min Aung Hlaing praises troops’ actions in Rakhine; political comments criticized by analysts
Jolie condemns sexual violence inflicted on Rohingya women in Rakhine, where a military clearance operation sent hundreds of thousands fleeing to Bangladesh.
Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar’s leader ‘a handmaiden to genocide’ as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest.
Tatmadaw targets two pastors, who are also charged with defamation.
Tatmadaw’s True News Information Team will release findings when it has ‘comprehensive information.’
The EU and US are considering sanctions against military after offensive drives more than a half a million Muslims from the country.
U Zaw Htay has accused self-identifying Rohingya of misleading the international community over the mass migration of people.
Aid groups said on Thursday the total number of predominantly self-identifying Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh was now 502,000.
Welfare minister says govt plans to resettle refugees in northern Maungdaw Township, as Muslims continue to flee violence in Rakhine.
Vice President Henry Van Thio tells United Nations human rights violations would be dealt with ‘in accordance with strict norms of justice.’