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Myanmar military

Military plane crashes near Myanmar's Mandalay, killing 12

A military plane crashed on Thursday near Myanmar's second-biggest city of Mandalay, killing 12 people, the city's fire service said in a post on social media.

Map of Myanmar locating the town of Pyin Oo Lwin near where a military plane crashed on Thursday 10 June.

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

Myanmar forces clash with villagers, media report 20 dead

State television news said three “terrorists” had been killed and two arrested at the village of Hlayswe as security forces went to apprehend a man accused of plotting against the state

This screengrab from video posted on 14 April 2021 and received courtesy of an anonymous source via Facebook on 4 June 2021 shows protesters taking part in a poetry reading as part of a demonstration against the military coup in Shwebo

Rights bodies appeal to Indonesia not to push back Rohingya

Human rights groups have appealed to Indonesia not to push back the 81 Rohingya refugees who landed on the country’s Aceh coast in a ramshackle boat

Rohingya refugees bathe at a beach in Pulau Idaman, a small island off the coast of East Aceh in northern Sumatra on 5 June 2021, a day after about 80 Rohingya landed their vessel off the Indonesian coast

Myanmar shadow govt promises citizenship of Rohingyas

NUG also said it is committed to repatriating all Rohingyas languishing in camps in Bangladesh

Myanmar shadow govt promises citizenship of Rohingyas

NUG must appoint an ethnic Rohingya envoy to implement new policy: Fortify Rights

The National Unity Government (NUG) of Myanmar should appoint an ethnic Rohingya representative to help it implement and expand upon its new policy on the rights of Rohingya people,

NUG must appoint an ethnic Rohingya envoy to implement new policy: Fortify Rights

About 80 Rohingya refugees land off Indonesian coast

A boat filled with dozens of Rohingya, mostly women and children, landed on an island off the Indonesian coast early Friday

About 80 Rohingya refugees land off Indonesian coast

Myanmar rebels teach coup protesters to make war

Nervous laughter breaks out in Myanmar’s eastern jungle as a young man training to overthrow the junta is knocked backwards by the kick of a rifle he has just fired at a target painted on a tree

In this undated file photo taken in May 2021, anti-coup activists undergo basic military training at a camp of the Karen National Union (KNU), an ethnic rebel group, in Karen state

Voluntary Rohingya repatriation in short term looks more challenging: UN

UNHCR called on the international community, including through the recently launched 2021 Joint Response Plan, to continue to support the government of Bangladesh who have taken on a huge ...

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Gillian Triggs (L) and Bangladesh foreign minister A. K. Abdul Momen hold press conference after their meeting in Dhaka on 2 June 2021
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