A new report reveals the Myanmar military planned 2017’s brutal purge of the Rohingya years in advance.
Regime airstrikes and arson attacks destroyed an entire village in Hpakant Township, while fighter jets bombed a village outside the Kayah State capital.
The AA abducted the senior member of the rival Arakan Liberation Party two months after he attended peace talks staged by the military regime in June.
As regime losses mount, the Karen National Union said that the combat ability and will to win of junta forces has declined dramatically.
Former army officer U Aung Ko, who is said to be close to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, has been suffering from heart problems in Insein Prison.
A combined force of the Kachin Independence Army and local resistance groups captured the camps in Hpakant Township.
With the Myanmar currency continuing to weaken against the US dollar, fuel prices jumped by 200 kyats per liter overnight on Monday.
The military regime has stayed silent about the battles in Kale Township, which have reportedly left 35 junta troops dead.
With the junta increasingly reliant on airstrikes to combat the resistance, more and more civilians are being displaced or killed by regime bombing.
Resistance groups attacked junta forces across Sagaing and Magwe regions in four days of fierce fighting.
Hunger strikes have begun in Obo Prison, Mandalay, to honor the four executed pro-democracy activists.
Nightclub owner and aspiring movie producer U Soe Hlaing has close links with generals going back to the former junta.
The National Unity Government says it will sell off illegally acquired property if it takes power.
Resistance groups launched coordinated attacks in two townships in Sagaing Region on Wednesday and Thursday.
Toru Kubota was detained while allegedly covering an anti-regime protest in Yangon.