Aung San Suu Kyi

Aung San Suu Kyi

US renews call on Myanmar to free journalist amid Covid fears

The United States on Friday renewed calls on Myanmar's junta to free a jailed US journalist as concerns grow about a Covid-19 outbreak in prisons

US renews call on Myanmar to free journalist amid Covid fears

Suu Kyi’s advisor in jail dies from Covid-19 as infections spike

Nyan Win, 78, who had been held in Yangon's Insein prison after being arrested when the army seized power on 1 February

Suu Kyi’s advisor in jail dies from Covid-19 as infections spike

Myanmar

Rohingya wary as Myanmar’s anti-junta resistance reaches out

After the military was accused of genocide, Suu Kyi travelled to The Hague to defend the generals at the UN’s top court

Rohingya wary as Myanmar’s anti-junta resistance reaches out

Russia backs ASEAN plan on tackling Myanmar crisis

Russia strongly supports the Southeast Asian diplomatic effort to end the crisis in Myanmar and has conveyed similar messages to the country's military leadership

Russia backs ASEAN plan on tackling Myanmar crisis

Myanmar forces kill 25 in raid on town, resident and media say

Youths from a local People's Defence Force, formed to oppose the junta, took up positions to confront them. However, they only had makeshift weapons and were forced back by the security forces' ...

Myanmar forces kill 25 in raid on town, resident and media say

Myanmar protesters mark coup leader’s birthday with mock funerals

Protesters in coup-hit Myanmar marked the birthday of junta leader Min Aung Hlaing Saturday by burning his portrait and staging mock funerals

Myanmar protesters mark coup leader’s birthday with mock funerals

Myanmar forces seize arms cache near Mandalay: State media

Myanmar security forces seized a large cache of weapons on a truck bound for Mandalay this week, after arresting insurgents following a firefight in the second-biggest city

Myanmar forces seize arms cache near Mandalay: State media

Myanmar army clashes with anti-junta militia in Mandalay city

Myanmar security forces backed by armoured vehicles clashed on Tuesday with a newly formed militia group in the second-biggest city of Mandalay

Myanmar army clashes with anti-junta militia in Mandalay city

Military Coup

Myanmar junta hits Suu Kyi with graft charges

The Myanmar junta has hit deposed civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi with corruption charges over claims she accepted illegal payments of gold and more than half a million dollars in cash

Myanmar junta hits Suu Kyi with graft charges

New fighting in east Myanmar displaces around 100,000: UN

Myanmar has been in chaos and its economy paralysed since the generals ousted Aung San Suu Kyi’s government in February, accusing it of fraud during 2020 elections

In this photo taken on 25 May 2021 people displaced from recent fighting between government troops and ethnic rebels in their area, wait for food distribution from a volunteer group while taking refuge at a monastery in Namlan town, in Myanmar's eastern Shan state
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