SUBJECT Myanmar

Myanmar junta leader set to join ASEAN summit

Myanmar junta leader set to join ASEAN summit

Junta leader General Min Aung Hlaing is set to join Southeast Asian leaders at a special summit in Jakarta next ...

17 Apr 2021

Myanmar's Suu Kyi asks court to let her meet lawyers

Myanmar's Suu Kyi asks court to let her meet lawyers

Myanmar's detained government leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, asked a court on Monday to be allowed to meet her lawyers ...

12 Apr 2021

Myanmar forces kill 82 in single day in city

Myanmar forces kill 82 in single day in city

At least 82 people were killed in one day in a crackdown by Myanmar security forces on pro-democracy protesters, according ...

11 Apr 2021

10 Myanmar policemen killed in attack by ethnic armies

10 Myanmar policemen killed in attack by ethnic armies

An alliance of ethnic armies in Myanmar that has opposed the junta's crackdown on anti-coup protests attacked a police station ...

10 Apr 2021

Myanmar security forces kill 7 protesters

Myanmar security forces kill 7 protesters

Myanmar troops fired at anti-coup protesters on Wednesday, killing at least seven people and wounding several, media said, as a ...

07 Apr 2021

The Myanmar beauty queen standing up to the military

The Myanmar beauty queen standing up to the military

Speeches by beauty pageant contestants rarely make headlines.But when Han Lay, Miss Grand Myanmar, spoke out last week against alleged ...

05 Apr 2021

Myanmar protesters take up Easter eggs

Myanmar protesters take up Easter eggs

Opponents of military rule in Myanmar made the Easter egg a symbol of defiance on Sunday, posting pictures of eggs ...

04 Apr 2021

Five killed in Myanmar protests

Five killed in Myanmar protests

Myanmar security forces opened fire on pro-democracy protests on Saturday killing five people, a protester and media said, as the ...

03 Apr 2021

Myanmar orders wireless internet shutdown until further notice: telecoms sources

Myanmar orders wireless internet shutdown until further notice: telecoms sources

Myanmar's military rulers have ordered internet service providers to shut down wireless broadband services until further notice, several telecoms sources ...

01 Apr 2021

Myanmar aid workers arrested, intimidated, hurt

Myanmar aid workers arrested, intimidated, hurt

Myanmar Red Cross workers have been arrested, intimidated and injured on the front lines as they tried to treat mounting ...

01 Apr 2021