Second Lieutenant Myo Ko Ko conceded during cross-examination that he was not familiar with procedural rules in Myanmar's police manual.
The Kachin Independence Army now has a total of 10 brigades.
Locals urge the Tatmadaw and KIA to negotiate to stop the clashes, saying that it is the people and not the armed forces that suffer.
Sixteen people were found responsible for the brutal killing of Rohingya Muslim residents of Rakhine State’s Inn Din village.
The govt and the Tatmadaw should heed the outcries of displaced people and show the courage and magnanimity to accept their demands and respond suitably.
Bound together, 10 Rohingya Muslim captives watched their Buddhist neighbors dig a shallow grave. Soon afterwards, all 10 lay dead.
State ministers, attorney general say “false” reports of mass graves harm entire Union.
Group says operation is aimed at slowing Myanmar Army offensive; denies targeting Tatmadaw HQ.
A petition calling for the resignation of Thailand’s deputy prime minister attracted thousands of signatures on Monday.
Reports of a deal serve as a reminder of Russia’s continued efforts to arm militaries that violate human rights, US State Dept spokeswoman says.
While Myanmar seeks to diversify its military suppliers, it will continue to seek diplomatic cover first and foremost from China.
The three men led a protest against the Tatmadaw’s alleged arbitrary killing of a civilian and three soldiers.
Russia agreed to the sale of six Su-30 jets during a visit to Myanmar by Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu.
Dr. Myo Aung seen as most likely successor should president need to step down.
The National Anti-Corruption Commission will question four people linked to the scandal over luxury watches worn by Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister.