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Myanmar

Families mourn as Myanmar jade mine disaster kills more than 170

Rescue operations continue for a fourth day in the country's worst ever jade mine landslide, as more bodies are buried.

Families mourn as Myanmar jade mine disaster kills more than 170

Coronavirus pandemic

Myanmar military steps up attacks as coronavirus spreads

Tatmadaw steps up attacks in Rakhine despite epidemic, killing more than 40 people in April alone, say rights group.

Myanmar military steps up attacks as coronavirus spreads

Myanmar

Surveillance, fear: The perils of reporting in Myanmar's Rakhine

Myanmar is restricting media access to the far western state of Rakhine where the military is fighting Arakan Army rebels.

Surveillance, fear: The perils of reporting in Myanmar's Rakhine

Human Rights

Gagged: Performers face jail in Myanmar for raucous satire

Five members of the Peacock Generation were given one-year prison sentences at a Yangon court on Wednesday.

Gagged: Performers face jail in Myanmar for raucous satire