Joshua Carroll

Joshua Carroll

Myanmar

Lawsuit: Aung San Suu Kyi 'committed crimes' against Rohingya

Human rights icon Suu Kyi accused of 'tending towards the annihilation of the Rohingya', criminal complaint alleges.

Lawsuit: Aung San Suu Kyi 'committed crimes' against Rohingya

Myanmar

Myanmar government urged to scrap colonial-era law on gay sex

Myanmar one of more than 40 countries where laws introduced by British entrench discrimination against LGBT people.

Myanmar government urged to scrap colonial-era law on gay sex

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

Rohingya

Myanmar jails 21 Rohingya, detains children, for trying to travel

Rights groups say group is being punished for trying to escape dismal camps amid severe restrictions on everyday life.

Myanmar jails 21 Rohingya, detains children, for trying to travel

Myanmar

Myanmar girl testifies in 'nursery rape case' that sparked anger

The case has exposed deep-seated mistrust in Myanmar's dysfunctional criminal justice system.

Myanmar girl testifies in 'nursery rape case' that sparked anger

Asia Pacific

UN calls for sanctions, arms embargo against Myanmar army

UN panel calls for international community to sever all ties with country's military over Rohingya abuses.

UN calls for sanctions, arms embargo against Myanmar army

Rohingya

Rohingya activists slam ASEAN's call for dialogue with Myanmar

Regional bloc accused of whitewashing Myanmar's crimes against Rohingya.

Rohingya activists slam ASEAN's call for dialogue with Myanmar

Myanmar

Rohingya suspicious as Myanmar touts repatriation plan

Refugees in Cox's Bazar question Myanmar motives amid Rakhine unrest, but some see 'breakthrough' in repatriation talks.

Rohingya suspicious as Myanmar touts repatriation plan

Myanmar

Why the UN failed to save the Rohingya

Insiders say UN sought to downplay criticism of Myanmar and was hamstrung by China, Russia opposition to firm response.

Why the UN failed to save the Rohingya

Myanmar

Stress of return stalks Myanmar refugees in Thai border camps

Report says mental health crisis surges in refugee camps after cuts to aid and end of resettlement programmes.

Stress of return stalks Myanmar refugees in Thai border camps

Asia Pacific

Myanmar: Arrest warrant issued for anti-Muslim monk Wirathu

Buddhist monk infamous for tirades against minority Muslims and critical of civilian government faces sedition charges.

Myanmar: Arrest warrant issued for anti-Muslim monk Wirathu

Myanmar

Campaigners target firms doing business with Myanmar's military

Facebook and Western Union are among the most recognisable names on 'dirty list' distributed by human rights activists.

Campaigners target firms doing business with Myanmar's military