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Senior US senator questions White House support for Myanma...

US Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell has questioned whether President Biden’s administration is willing to help Myanmar, s...

A tale of two genocide cases: International justice in Ukr...

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is dealing with two very different cases under the Genocide Convention — one against Mya...

Rethinking Australia’s approach to Myanmar’s carnage

New Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Foreign Minister Penny Wong are expected to shift policy on Myanmar. Image: Screen...

‘We need guns,’ Myanmar resistance forces tell shadow govt

Resistance fighters from the Khin U Local Guerrilla Force With popular armed resistance against Myanmar’s military regime ha...

Western media wrong to say independent journalism in Myanm...

The recent article in The Economist titled “Myanmar’s resistance is at risk of believing its own propag...

Head of Myanmar’s military government begins peace talks w...

Myanmar’s Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing presides over an army parade on Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw in Ma...

Myanmar’s resistance is at risk of believing its own propa...

To spend time on Burmese social media or online news sites is to think the end is near for Myanmar’s military junta, which s...

Myanmar Junta Threatens to Downgrade Australia Ties Over S...

Myanmar regime leader Min Aung Hlaing YANGON—Myanmar’s junta on Thursday threatened to downgrade diplomatic ties w...

Burmese civilians are caught between the junta and the res...

When moe moe and hundreds of thousands of public-sector workers just like her went on strike after the Burmese army launched a cou...

How ASEAN's failed 'Five-point consensus' has let down the...

A woman prepares a placard out of crossed out portraits of Myanmar's junta chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during protest agains...

Malaysia shows Asean new options in tackling Myanmar crisi...

On May 14, Malaysian Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah met his counterpart Zin Mar Aung from Myanmar's shadow National Unity Govern...

‘Godfather’ of Myanmar’s crony capitalists dies

The Myanmar Times, which Thein Tun took over in 2014 and ran until its closure. It was the first independent English-language newspap...

Myanmar junta to reopen borders to tourists

A view of the India-Myanmar border in Champhai village, in Mizoram, India. (Representational image only.) | Photo Credit: AP The c...

Diplomatic snubs isolate Myanmar's military regime

A number of countries have downgraded their diplomatic representation in Myanmar, led by its military chief, Min Aung Hlaing.&nb...

ASEAN’s consensus failure in Myanmar

Myanmar's anti-junta protesters have not appreciated ASEAN's role in the crisis. Photo: Twitter Could it have finally been the beg...

Meanwhile in Myanmar

Military hardware is displayed during a parade to celebrate Myanmar's 77th Armed Forces Day in Naypyidaw on 27 March 2022AFP While...

Open letter warns China of attacks on projects in Myanmar

More than 500 civil and political organizations have warned China of possible attacks on its investments in Myanmar if Beijing maintain...

Myanmar junta court delays verdict in Suu Kyi corruption t...

A Myanmar court is scheduled to deliver a verdict in the first of multiple corruption cases against Aung San Suu Kyi. PHOTO: A...

Thai soldiers are forcing refugees to return to Myanmar

If you do not leave by tomorrow morning, we will burn your encampment to the ground, the Thai soldiers told Htun May (not her real...

Myanmar announces exemptions from forex order; eyes new en...

Myanmar's local currency has fluctuated between 1,300 kyats and 2,000 kyats to the dollar in the past year. PHOTO: REUTERS SI...

Myanmar activists raising millions via Singapore to fight...

Medical students, doctors and engineers march in Yangon, Myanmar to protest against the military coup, on Feb 26, 2021. PHOTO: N...