National security advisor notes country is already at ‘red’ level.
With the Rakhine crisis strengthening China's hand and limiting Western influence here, the government must plot a new strategic course.
Anticipation over whether Christian leader will use the term "Rohingya"
The logo included a map of Rakhine State but left out Gwa and Thandwe townships.
The move revived a UN resolution that was dropped last year due to the country’s progress on human rights.
International concern over the Rohingya situation has grown.
Human rights groups want Pope Francis to uphold international law on self-identity.
In northern Rakhine State, rights violations must not be ignored, but nor should the activities of terrorist group ARSA and its backers.
The US Secretary of State will stress the need to halt violence and stabilize Rakhine State when he meets the head of Myanmar’s military.
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.
Rex Tillerson’s visit to Myanmar next week may shed more light on the military’s stance.
Myanmar’s de facto leader leaves to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam.
Govt spokesman says statement on Rohingya crisis echoes perceived international bias.
United Nations says trafficking networks already exist in southern Bangladesh’s sprawling camps.
UN Security Council urges Myanmar govt to stop excessive force in Rakhine State, where violence has forced more than 600,000 Rohingya to flee the country.