Category Archives: Human Rights

Myanmar-China (2+2) high-level consultations held

The Second Round of Myanmar and China (2+2) High-Level Consultations led by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Defence was held on 7th February 2017 …

Two Rival Ethnic Militias Clash in Myanmar’s War-torn Shan State

Soldiers from two of Myanmar’s ethnic armed groups clashed on Monday near Thibaw township in volatile northern Shan state, though no one was injured or …

Myanmar Army Has Not Violated Regulations in Rakhine: Investigation Commission

Myanmar’s government is “following the law” in the country’s conflict-ridden Rakhine state, the chairman of an investigation commission examining the behavior of the military during …

Myanmar Journalist Found Beaten to Death in Monywa

A journalist from Myanmar’s Eleven Media Group who was reporting on illegal logging and wood smuggling in the northwestern part of the country was found …

U.N. Envoy Urges Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi to Visit Crisis-Ridden Rakhine State

A United Nations envoy on Friday urged Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi to visit two townships in northern Rakhine state where the …