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Myanmar army using child soldiers despite ban
Despite being ruled illegal in 2012, both military and ethnic rebels still recruiting minors to fight.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 06:02 GMT
A forced bride: 'We survive for each day'
Kachin women who venture into China for work are vulnerable to falling prey to abductors looking for marriage.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 08:24 GMT
Myanmar's long road to peace
Despite a ceasefire signed in 2011, clashes continue between ethnic Shan rebels and government troops.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 11:11 GMT
Myanmar releases child soldiers from service
Armed forces release 96 children and youths in the country's largest single release of underage recruits.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 11:09 GMT
Myanmar: Steps towards peace?
As the government signs an agreement with Kachin rebels, we ask if a new political culture is emerging.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 09:38 GMT
Still in the dark on Myanmar’s nuclear ambitions
Thein Sein must come clean on the ambitions of his military to break away from Myanmar's past.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2013 14:21 GMT
Myanmar's writing on the wall
Graffiti artists espousing political messages have emerged in Yangon as the winds of change continue to blow.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 09:57 GMT
Myanmar captures key rebel-held outpost
Army captures one of last rebel strongholds, as government rebukes US over its concerns for the ongoing fighting.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2013 15:50 GMT
Myanmar continues assault on Kachin rebels
Military attacks near ethnic group's stronghold threaten to deliver a setback to its independence movement.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2013 11:38 GMT
'Mass graves' for Myanmar's Rohingya
Exclusive report from Rakhine state exposes an entire region divided by religious and racial discrimination.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 05:33 GMT
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