Human rights groups want Pope Francis to uphold international law on self-identity.
Delayed arrest linked to separate land sale protest.
The military proxy party-led coalition says interfaith rallies organized by the NLD were an abuse of religion for political purposes.
Pope Francis will visit this month. He is expected to raise the humanitarian crisis faced by the Muslim minority after a Myanmar Army offensive in August.
Thura U Aung Ko visits abbots in Rakhine State to say govt will only take back refugees who hold valid documents.
Khun Tan allegedly seduced hundreds of girls around the age of 15.
Religious leaders call for peace amid Rakhine crisis.
Two of the largest Hindu groups in Myanmar condemn the attacks in Rakhine State and urge the community to maintain amity among religious groups.
Nationalists from Mandalay region gather to support the state counselor and urge the international community not to interfere in internal affairs.
Forty-five Hindus allegedly killed by Muslim militants unearthed in Rakhine, according to a Hindu community leader and the government.
Aileen Thomson reflects on commemorations of the pro-democracy struggle.
As Rakhine State reels from recent violence, India debates whether to deport the self-identified Rohingya who have migrated there over the years.
With a lack of reliable information and tension on both sides, immediate access for a credible, international organization to the region is necessary.
Muslim groups condemn the recent attacks in Rakhine State and urge Muslims across the country to collaborate for stability.
Govt says it will investigate photos posted online that claim to show Muslims in Rakhine burning houses after netizens question authenticity.