YANGON (AFP) – Ten of Myanmar’s major rebel groups threw their support behind the country’s anti-coup movement on Saturday (April 3), fanning fears that a…View More Myanmar rebel groups back anti-coup protests, condemn junta crackdown
YANGON (NYTIMES) – Captain Tun Myat Aung leaned over the hot pavement in Yangon, Myanmar’s largest city, and picked up bullet casings. Nausea crept into…View More Inside Myanmar's army: 'They see protesters as criminals'
NAYPYIDAW (REUTERS) – Opponents of Myanmar’s Feb 1 military coup call those killed by security forces the “Fallen Stars” of protests against the junta and…View More 'Fallen Stars': Stories of civilians killed in Myanmar protests
BANGKOK – Myanmar on Saturday (March 27) witnessed the deadliest violence since the Feb 1 coup as junta chief Min Aung Hlaing declared that he would protect the people…View More More than 90 killed in Myanmar in one of bloodiest days of protests
YANGON (REUTERS) – Myanmar security forces shot dead eight opponents of a Feb 1 coup on Friday (March 19), a funeral services provider said, as Indonesia sought…View More Myanmar security forces kill 8 as Indonesia calls for end to violence
Molotov cocktails have been spotted on Myanmar streets as the military regime adopts battlefield tactics for use in urban Yangon. With about 200 of their…View More Pulling Myanmar from the brink will be a fraught effort
COLOMBO (REUTERS) – Sri Lanka has invited a representative of Myanmar’s junta to a meeting of Asian foreign ministers, but denied on Wednesday (March 10)…View More Sri Lanka invites Myanmar junta's foreign minister to meeting, but denies endorsing coup
In February, Nobel peace prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi was detained by the Myanmar military, who declared her 2020 election victory fraudulent, sparking weeks…View More Myanmar military coup: The death of democracy in South East Asia?
YANGON (NYTIMES) – During a half century of military rule, Myanmar’s totalitarian tools were crude but effective. Men in sarongs shadowed democracy activists, neighbours informed…View More Myanmar's military deploys digital arsenal of repression in crackdown
A Myanmar court has filed fresh charges against ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi, her lawyer has said, as protesters marched in defiance of a…View More Myanmar coup: Court files fresh charges against Aung San Suu Kyi after 18 killed in protests
YANGON (REUTERS) – Police dispersed protesters in Myanmar’s two biggest cities on Friday (Feb 26), firing stun grenades, rubber bullets and guns into the air,…View More Myanmar police fire into air to disperse protests as lawyer to Suu Kyi says access denied
YANGON (REUTERS) – Myanmar was set for more street protests on Wednesday (Feb 24) against military rule as Indonesia sought to build momentum behind a…View More Myanmar faces more protests as Indonesia pursues diplomatic efforts
YANGON (REUTERS) – The US embassy in Myanmar urged its citizens to “shelter-in-place” on Sunday (Feb 14), citing reports of military movements in the commercial…View More US embassy in Myanmar cautions its citizens after reports of military movements
BANGKOK – The slight, mild-mannered mayor who was detained briefly alongside key Myanmar office holders during the Feb 1 military coup had tendered his resignation.…View More Gen Z breaks out from Suu Kyi's shadow, takes charge of resistance against Myanmar coup