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Asean leaders struggle for answers to Myanmar crisis

PHNOM PENH • The escalating crisis in Myanmar was set to dominate summit talks on Friday between South-East Asian leaders…

2 weeks ago

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi sentenced to 3 years for electoral fraud

YANGON – A Myanmar junta court sentenced ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi to three years in jail on Friday for…

3 months ago

Ex-Myanmar leader Suu Kyi said to get 6 more years in prison

MYANMAR'S deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi (picture) was sentenced to six more years in prison on Monday in a judgment…

3 months ago

US urges rejection of Myanmar junta ‘sham’ elections

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday urged the international community to reject the Myanmar…

4 months ago

Myanmar junta extends state of emergency

MYANMAR'S junta chief has won approval to extend a state of emergency for six more months, state media reported on…

4 months ago

Malaysia condemns Myanmar’s execution of pro-democracy activists

by NURUL HIKMAH & FAYYADH JAFFAR / pic MUHD AMIN NAHARUL MALAYSIA condemns the recent execution of four pro-democracy activists in…

4 months ago

Myanmar junta executes 2 pro-democracy rivals

MYANMAR'S junta has executed four prisoners including a former lawmaker from Aung San Suu Kyi's party and a prominent activist,…

4 months ago

Myanmar military landmine use amounts to war crimes: Amnesty

MYANMAR junta troops are committing war crimes by laying landmines on a "massive scale" around villages where they are battling…

4 months ago

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi moved to solitary confinement in prison: junta spokesman

OUSTED Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been moved from house arrest to solitary confinement in a prison compound…

5 months ago

Myanmar villagers accuse junta troops of burning spree

BANGKOK, Thailand – Myanmar junta troops have torched hundreds of buildings during a three-day raid in the country's north, local media…

6 months ago

Myanmar junta says will carry out first judicial executions in decades

YANGON, Myanmar – Myanmar’s junta will execute a former member of Aung San Suu Kyi’s party and a prominent democracy…

6 months ago

Myanmar classrooms become latest battleground as junta opens schools

MYANMAR students began a new school year on Thursday, with classrooms becoming the latest battleground in the polarised country —…

6 months ago

Number of displaced in Myanmar tops 1m: UN

YANGON, Myanmar – Post-coup violence has pushed the number of displaced people in Myanmar over one million for the first…

6 months ago