Some 451 IDPs sheltering at a Buddhist monastery as fighting enters third day.
The attackers, who have yet to be identified, are thought to have remotely detonated the device
Beijing stresses need for border security at a time when army is feeling international chill
Rex Tillerson’s visit to Myanmar next week may shed more light on the military’s stance.
Eleven troops and one civilian dead after attack in Chin State, say sources.
Important players in the crisis need to establish a common understanding.
The US joins the EU in announcing measures against Myanmar’s military leadership.
An intelligence source based in Rakhine told The Irrawaddy that about 200 soldiers returned from Maungdaw District, at least 100 remain.
Tatmadaw targets two pastors, who are also charged with defamation.
US Secretary of State urges Sen-Gen Min Aung Hlaing to allow safe return of self-identifying Rohingya.
The Irrawaddy illustrates the casualties and carnage of the latest Rakhine crisis in infographics.
Military confirm deaths of Maj. Kaung Htike and Capt. Thaw Zin Soe in training plane that went missing last month.
The Tatmadaw is still at the epicenter of politics. No understanding of it will prevent world and domestic leaders from achieving their goals.
Myanmar Air Force training jet disappeared during exercise over Irrawaddy Region in September.
As the killers of three Kachin men face a military court, their families’ heartache continues.