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Former U.N. chief ‘deeply concerned’ as Myanmar violence toll jumps

Nov 15, 2016 I Reuters Up to 69 members of what Myanmar’s government has described as a Rohingya Muslim militant group and 17 members of the security forces have been killed in an escalation of fighting in ethnically divided Rakhine State, the army said on Tuesday. The death toll, announced in the state-owned Global New […]

Mosque and properties under mob attacks in Thuyethamain Village, Waw, Bago

Mosque and properties under mob attacks in Thuyethamain Village, Waw; Regional Chief Minister promises to take effective action on this matter ========== 23rd Jun 2016 M-Media Reported by Waw CJ . On 23rd Jun afternoon, starting from a quarrel led to mob attack on Muslims’ properties, a mosque and a primary religious school in Thuyethamain […]

Buddhist Terrorists’ Destruction of Muslim Properties

A group of Buddhist terrorists destroyed a Mosque, a Madarasa (religious school) and many Muslim houses in Thurae Thamin village, Woa township, Bago Division on 23rd June 2016. The destruction was carried out by the terrorist group (particularly Ma Ba Tha and 969 organizations) in broad day with the Buddhist Flag clearly visible in the […]

A Rohingya ferry boat sank in Pauktaw Myanmar, ​ေပါက္​​ေတာ ဆင္​တက္​​ေမာ္​၌ သ​ေ​ဘၤာ ေ​ရျမႇဳပ္​မႈ သတင္​း

19.4.2016 at about 9:00 am, a ferry boat with 65 Rohingya passangers including man,women and children sank at the entrace of Thay Choung river hitting by big wave while they were coming from Sin Tat Maw ( Sandama) village,Pauktaw township to Sittwe township,Arkan to buy some goods. According to latest news, 15  Rohingya passengers died, […]

President Thein Sein handed over presidential responsibilities to newly sworn-in President Htin Kyaw

သမၼတ ႏွစ္​ဦး အာဏာလႊဲ​ေျပာင္​းပြဲ အခန္းအနား Outgoing President Thein Sein handed over presidential responsibilities to newly sworn-in President Htin Kyaw at the Presidential Palace in Naypyidaw on Wednesday. (Photos: Hein Htet / The Irrawaddy)

Myanmar’s new president Htin Kyaw says election is people’s victory

Tuesday 15 March 2016 Myanmar’s parliament has elected Htin Kyaw as the country’s first non-military president since the army took power in a 1962 coup. A close adviser and loyal friend to Aung San Suu Kyi, the 69-year-old was nominated by the National League for Democracy party last week and voted into the presidency by […]

Myanmar ethnic leader calls on Suu Kyi to clarify stance on peace process

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi gives a speech during talks between the government, army and representatives of ethnic armed groups over a ceasefire to end insurgencies, in Naypyitaw January 12, 2016. Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun By Timothy Mclaughlin Reuters January 16, 2016 Yangon — A key signatory to a ceasefire brokered by outgoing President Thein Sein […]