Myanmar authorities seized over 626 tonnes of illegal timbers across Myanmar in a week, according to a release from the Forest Department under the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation yesterday.
Health spokeswoman: Medical equipment aid for Laos and Myanmar not remnants.
Aung San Suu Kyi’s NLD says it is confident of winning a landslide victory in Myanmar.
As Aung San Suu Kyi is vilified internationally for denying genocide against the Rohingya, her opponents in Sunday’s Myanmar election are ramping up the rhetoric against the Muslim minority.
Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, South Korea, Japan, and China have provided aid to Myanmar to fight the virus. They are well aware that if the second wave in Myanmar is not controlled, it can become a threat to the health securities of their countries.
For many marginalised ethnic minority groups in conflict-plagued regions of Myanmar, next month’s national elections had at least offered a glimmer of hope for empowerment.
Myo Min Tun stands as the first openly gay election candidate in Myanmar.
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Myanmar has increased to 1,058 as of Thursday morning, according to a release from the Ministry of Health and Sports.
Myanmar commemorated the 73rd Martyrs’ Day on Sunday amid COVID-19 outbreak to honour fallen national heroes who sacrificed their lives in 1947 in the fight to regain the country’s independence.
Two high-ranking officers were fired for having “failed their responsibilities” after a landslide in Myanmar killed at least 174 jade miners, the country’s military said on Monday in a rare public sanctioning.
The bodies of at least 100 jade miners were pulled from the mud after a landslide in northern Myanmar on Thursday, in one of the worst ever accidents to hit the perilous industry.
Myanmar shipped hundreds of recently released Rohingya inmates back to the country’s restive western borderlands on Monday, after fears that its overcrowded prisons could become hotbeds for runaway coronavirus outbreaks.
Fears grow of a potential coronavirus outbreak in the country’s overcrowded prisons.
Myanmar’s Foreign Affairs Min announces temporary suspension of all types of visas.
Myanmar confirmed its first cases of of the deadly novel coronavirus late Monday after weeks of increasing scepticism over the under-developed southeast Asian nation’s claims to be free of the disease.
Myanmar’s Mergui Archipelago has been open to visitors for quite a while. However, thanks to strict tourism control, most of the islands are still in pristine condition.
Myanmar President U Win Myint on Wednesday stressed the importance for all nationals to preserve independence with the united efforts of all nationals.
Myanmar Embassy: This article mentioned mostly the narratives and comments of Bangladeshi Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen, related to the displaced persons from Rakhine State who called themselves Rohingya.
The inability of international law to effectively address situations of mass human rights atrocities, in particular genocide, within states has been the source of much consternation for international lawyers.
The UN’s highest court orders Myanmar to prevent genocide from being committed against its Rohingya Muslim minority.
Two Rohingya women were killed and seven others injured in shelling the Myanmar military and insurgents blamed on each other, days after the UN’s top court ordered the country to protect the beleaguered Muslim minority.
A Myanmar-appointed panel concludes some soldiers likely committed war crimes.
General Vong Pisen holds talks with his Myanmar counterpart Gen Min Aung Hlaing.
The latest resolution passed by the United Nations General Assembly condemning rights abuses against Rohingya Muslims and other minority groups in Myanmar was the third on the subject.
Myanmar wins the third-place match against Cambodia in the BTV Cup 2019.
Gambia, the complainant in the case, and Myanmar were given opportunity to present their view on whether the latter has committed a genocide against the Muslim Rohingya.
Suu Kyi denies “genocidal intent” as she defended operations against Rohingya.
Nearly 100 Rohingya appeared in a Myanmar court yesterday after being arrested for trying to flee persecution, their lawyer said.
Myanmar beat Cambodia via a penalty shootout to bring home the bronze.
Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi faced calls for Myanmar to “stop the genocide” of Rohingya Muslims as she personally led her country’s defence at the court yesterday.