Aung San Suu Kyi

'Shame on Myanmar': Rally for jailed Reuters reporters

Scores call for Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo's release in Yangon as reporters across globe voice solidarity on social media.

Protests grow over jailing of Reuters journalists in Myanmar

Myanmar

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi defends journalists' imprisonment

Imprisonment not linked to freedom of press as reporters broke Official Secrets Act, says Nobel Peace Prize winner.

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi defends journalists' imprisonment

Opinion

The Rohingya's dark anniversary must spur global action

It is not enough to end the violence against the Rohingya. Far more must be done to ensure their safety in Myanmar.

Tun Khin

by Tun Khin

Tun Khin

Rohingya

One year on: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Since August 25, 2017, some 700,000 people crossed the border to escape a fierce crackdown by Myanmar's army.

One year on: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Asia

HRW urges Myanmar to address illegal land confiscations

Rights group calls on the government to compensate for illegally confiscated land, and enact laws to protect farmers.

HRW urges Myanmar to address illegal land confiscations

Opinion

The Rohingya's hope for justice lies with the ICC

The UN Security Council must refer the Rohingya's case to the International Criminal Court.

Tun Khin

by Tun Khin

Tun Khin

Myanmar

Myanmar: 19 killed in TNLA rebel attacks near China border

At least 19 people killed in Ta'ang National Liberation Army attacks near border gate with China, officials said.

Myanmar: 19 killed in TNLA rebel attacks near China border

Aung San Suu Kyi

Profile: Aung San Suu Kyi

Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991, 'the lady' has drawn condemnation for her handling of the Rohingya crisis.

Aung San Suu Kyi

Lawyers in Australia seek to prosecute Aung San Suu Kyi

Rights lawyers accuse the de facto Myanmar leader of 'crimes against humanity' over Rohingya treatment.

Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi loses Holocaust prize

US museum sends letter to Suu Kyi, criticising leader for failing to condemn and stop persecution of Rohingya Muslims.

US Holocaust museum retracts award to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi

Rohingya

Nobel trio: Suu Kyi responsible for Rohingya 'genocide'

Three Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, herself a Nobel laureate, to condemn the violence against Rohingya refugees or possibly face prosecution for genocide.

Inside Story

Will a visit by Nobel laureates help Rohingya Muslims?

Three Nobel Peace Prize winners visit a refugee camp in Bangladesh to hear of their suffering.

Rohingya

Rohingya need an 'autonomous region', not repatriation

UK-based activists, who hail from opposite sides of Myanmar conflict, on why Rohingya repatriation plan is not solution.

Rohingya need an 'autonomous region', not repatriation

Rohingya

Rohingya 'still not allowed to return' to Myanmar

UNHCR head Filippo Grandi says refugees in Bangladesh in grave danger, with monsoon season beginning in March.

UN: Rohingya still not allowed to return to Myanmar

Asia

Suu Kyi stays silent on Ko Ni's first death anniversary

Myanmar's Nobel laureate and State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi stays silent on lawyer Ko Ni's first death anniversary.

Suu Kyi stays silent on Ko Ni's first death anniversary