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Myanmar’s junta fights for legitimacy as diplomatic, battlefield pressures mount on Min Aung Hlaing and his generals, a year after coup

Myanmar’s junta fights for legitimacy as diplomatic, battlefield pressures mount on Min Aung Hlaing...

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Days before Myanmar’s February 1 coup last year, mixed signals from the military over its planned course of action had prominent observers and...
Rohingya refugees undergo Covid-19 quarantine after Indonesia allows damaged boat to dock

Rohingya refugees undergo Covid-19 quarantine after Indonesia allows damaged boat to dock

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A group of 120 Rohingya Muslims disembarked from a boat that had drifted for days off Indonesia’s northernmost province of Aceh and was...
Myanmar diplomats in US and Switzerland refuse to return home after criticising military junta

Myanmar diplomats in US and Switzerland refuse to return home after criticising military junta

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Eleven Myanmar diplomats in the United States and Switzerland are creating a united front as they seek to remain in their host countries...
ASEAN urged to consider Myanmar’s expulsion over coup abuses | ASEAN News

ASEAN urged to consider Myanmar’s expulsion over coup abuses | ASEAN News

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Rights groups and activists are urging the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to deny legitimacy to Myanmar’s coup leader and even consider...
Myanmar coup: death toll passes 600 as crackdown continues and security forces detain celebrities

Myanmar coup: death toll passes 600 as crackdown continues and security forces detain celebrities

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Anti-coup demonstrators in Myanmar fought back with handmade guns and firebombs against a crackdown by security forces in a town in the northwest...
Myanmar protests continue a day after more than 100 killed | Myanmar News

Myanmar protests continue a day after more than 100 killed | Myanmar News

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Protesters in Myanmar have returned to the streets to press their demands for a return to democracy, just a day after security forces killed...
‘You could be shot in the head and back’: Myanmar army warns | Military News

‘You could be shot in the head and back’: Myanmar army warns | Military...

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Myanmar is bracing for more violence on Saturday as the military government puts on a major show of strength for the annual Armed Forces...
EU set to sanction Myanmar military officials for coup | Military News

EU set to sanction Myanmar military officials for coup | Military News

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At least 11 Myanmar officials face sanctions for coup as UN official proposes cut in military’s access to weapons and money.European Union foreign ministers...
Fresh anti-coup protests hit Myanmar after night of deadly raids | Military News

Fresh anti-coup protests hit Myanmar after night of deadly raids | Military News

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Activists called for more anti-coup protests in Myanmar on Saturday, the death anniversary of a student whose killing in 1988 sparked widespread protests against...
Myanmar’s military on ‘killing spree’ against protesters: Amnesty | Human Rights News

Myanmar’s military on ‘killing spree’ against protesters: Amnesty | Human Rights News

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The Myanmar military is using lethal tactics and an arsenal of battlefield weapons to carry out a “killing spree” against peaceful protesters who oppose...
Myanmar coup: military rebuffs UN warnings, says it is ‘used to sanctions’ and isolation

Myanmar coup: military rebuffs UN warnings, says it is ‘used to sanctions’ and isolation

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After at least 38 people died on Wednesday in the “bloodiest” day of Myanmar’s crisis, the United Nations warned the situation could threaten...
Asean foreign ministers to meet Myanmar military on Tuesday, Singapore confirms

Asean foreign ministers to meet Myanmar military on Tuesday, Singapore confirms

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Singapore’s top diplomat Vivian Balakrishnan has confirmed that a special meeting of Asean foreign ministers and the Myanmar military will be convened on...
Indonesia condemns Myanmar violence after worst day of bloodshed

Indonesia condemns Myanmar violence after worst day of bloodshed

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Indonesia said on Sunday that it was “deeply concerned” with the growing violence in Myanmar and urged restraint by security forces, after at...
Myanmar detainees near 500 as hackers go after military websites | Military News

Myanmar detainees near 500 as hackers go after military websites | Military News

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Myanmar’s military has ordered more arrests, with nearly 500 individuals facing charges or sentenced to jail in relation to the burgeoning protests and civil...
Myanmar coup: UN warns generals against harsh response to protesters

Myanmar coup: UN warns generals against harsh response to protesters

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The United Nations special envoy has warned Myanmar’s army of “severe consequences” for any harsh response to protesters demonstrating against this month’s coup,...
Myanmar rattled by army movements, expected internet cut-off

Myanmar rattled by army movements, expected internet cut-off

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Sightings of armoured personnel carriers in Myanmar’s biggest city and leaked orders of an impending internet shutdown raised political tensions late on Sunday,...