Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wraps up Mekong Summit with praise for Japan’s ‘understanding’ on Rohingya crisis
The eight youths, who were released and then re-arrested on the same day in September, have been released on bail with the courts saying further charges against them remain.
Officials silent on reason for arrest, but Aung Zaw Lin was earlier questioned in relation to last month’s shooting death of Military Intelligence officer
Some new structures also planned for members of Arakanese community, official says
Southeast Asian foreign ministers have urged Myanmar to give a full mandate to an inquiry commission to hold accountable those responsible for the violence in Rakhine State.
Ministry of Home Affairs orders eight detained again; police preparing case on a separate offense related to deadly protest
Resettlement in southern Maungdaw won’t happen unless locals’ safety can be guaranteed, he tells worried Arakanese lawmakers.
Snr. Gen. Min Aung Hlaing has received a number of foreign diplomats and UN officials over the crisis in Rakhine State. Secretary Hunt has just become the exception.
Spokesperson U Zaw Htay says the report further damages the country’s image and has potential to cause divisions between communities.
U Thein Swe said the Immigration Ministry would investigate allegations by the KNPP that more than 3,000 of the cards were issued to Rohingya wrongly identifying them as Kaman.
Visiting Foreign Minister Hunt says action should be considered if Myanmar courts fail to act
Minister failed to spell out how administration plans to tackle the country’s political and economic problems, they claim.
Ahead of the trip, Hunt said Britain would increase its support to gather evidence for Rohingya victims who suffered sexual violence at the hands of the military in Rakhine State.
Pattern of violations committed by Tatmadaw in Rakhine has been directed at other groups for many years, group says
Immigration Dept. denies secretly issuing cards to non-Kaman; ethnic leaders warn of return to communal conflict if issue not resolved.