After initially refusing to cooperate, Myanmar government accepts first group of 47 nationals convicted of crimes in the US; they arrived on Aug. 22.
A US trade delegation arrived in Beijing for key talks over tariffs, with Chinese state media saying China will stand up to US bullying if needed.
After visit to Rakhine, they urge government to take responsibility for Rohingya crisis and tackle discrimination, poverty
Rex Tillerson’s visit to Myanmar next week may shed more light on the military’s stance.
White House says Trump’s trip demonstrates US resolve over hardline approach to North Korean nuclear and missile threats.
US Secretary of State urges Sen-Gen Min Aung Hlaing to allow safe return of self-identifying Rohingya.
Pressure has mounted for a tougher US response to the self-identifying Rohingya crisis.
State Department says it is ‘imperative’ those responsible for atrocities in Rakhine be held ‘responsible.’
The EU and US are considering sanctions against military after offensive drives more than a half a million Muslims from the country.
Aid groups said on Thursday the total number of predominantly self-identifying Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh was now 502,000.
A trip to a burial site and other locations in Maungdaw was to be attended by 48 diplomats and journalists.
At stake are not only the lives of the 52 million people, but one of the world’s newest democracies could disappear once again under authoritarian rule.