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Civilians flee villages in northern Rahkine as fighting with Arakan Army intensifies
Reports previously released by the House of Representatives have stopped short of declaring the security forces’ actions of rape, murder and arson in Rakhine to be genocide.
Participants in candlelight vigil denounce arrests as a ‘national disgrace’, condemn government’s failure to release pair
Secretary of State Pompeo cites military’s actions against Rohingya, Kachin and others as Myanmar remains among ‘Countries of Particular Concern’
The investigation commission invited victims of alleged human rights abuses, the vast majority of whom are living in refugee camps in Bangladesh, to submit evidence themselves.
Many in West say Jack Dorsey’s posts insensitive to plight of Rohingya; others praise him for viewing country on its own terms
The ANP has urged the Union government to probe claims that more than 3,000 ID cards identifying the holders as ethnic Kaman were actually issued to Rohingya in southern Rakhine.
The building of new, more permanent homes next to the camps—rather than allowing them to return to the areas from which they fled—leaves their situation little changed.
Three bridges have already been completed along the road project which aims to improve connections and security along the coasts of Irrawaddy Region and Rakhine State.
At the close of the ASEAN Summit, the chairman’s statement confirmed that the bloc would continue to work with Myanmar to bring peace, stability and rule of law to Rakhine State.
Demonstrators wave signs saying ‘We will never return to Myanmar without citizenship.’
The new party states that it will forge alliances in hopes of forming a coalition government in 2020.
Amnesty International has withdrawn its most prestigious human rights prize from Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, accusing the Myanmar leader of perpetuating human rights abuses.
The electricity coverage will have reached 96 percent of Rakhine State by the end of December, according to the Ministry of Electricity and Energy.