Yanghee Lee wraps up a trip to Myanmar lamenting restricted access and allegations of intimidation of her sources by the state.
Officials say Rohingya insurgents are behind a slew of killings in the area.
Soe Naing, widely known as Anwar, receives harshest sentence of 62 defendants.
Defendants stand accused of trafficking Rohingya and Bangladeshi nationals.
US ambassador to the United Nations calls on Myanmar to accept mission.
Reporters on a rare press trip to the area return to state capital Sittwe.
Reporters arrive in capital of restive state ahead of visit to northern parts.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi opposes mission to Rakhine State.
After wrapping up first visit to Myanmar, Filippo Grandi renews call to support Myanmar’s displaced and stateless.
Estimated 80,500 children under age of five need treatment for acute malnutrition in next year.
After attending a trial, seven men request a police escort, and the new head of the station reportedly assigned an unarmed private to accompany them.
Gang attacks group of seven men in downtown Sittwe.
Former chief military general U Hla Htay Win says govt must reject UN fact-finding mission and use of the word ‘Rohingya.’
Govt, intelligence sources claim continued militant activity in hill locations, while ARSA denies international links.
Speaking at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Yanghee Lee says children should not be ‘arbitrarily deprived of their liberty.’