Police arrest two Chinese in Kachin for displaying Chinese flags and signs.
The Myanmar Army announced plans to enter Mon territory but didn’t follow agreed terms, Mon leaders say.
Refugee commissioner Mahbub Alam Talukder describes HRW report as “all-out false.”
The government military denies residents’ claim it fired the mortars that hit Mrauk-U town’s Ale Zay quarter.
Ethnic groups at war with the Myanmar army support the case against Myanmar, while some others back the country.
The commission says it will only investigate in the unlikely event that the army judges its own troops guilty.
The Arakan Army says indiscriminate firing on villages by the national army is the main factor displacing civilians.
Student Myat Thura Tun suffered torture during a 45-day involuntary stint on a bamboo fishing raft.
The trial comes as the country faces heavy international scrutiny over the 2017 crackdown in Rakhine state.
Military spokesman Brigadier General Zaw Min Tun says Myanmar has neither used nor stored chemical weapons.
The suggestion comes as Myanmar gears up to defend itself on genocide charges at the International Court of Justice.
Myanmar’s army views the Arakan Army as illegal, so its won’t trade captives.
Paul Reichler sees copious evidence of intent to ‘destroy the Rohingya’ backing Gambian case.
Legal proceedings filed by Gambia allege Myanmar is trying to exterminate the Rohingya and other minority groups
Zaw Win, a critic of government, gets two years in prison with hard labor on defamation-related charges.
The four get four years in jail for interacting with an illegal group.
The International Court of Justice will hold public hearings on the genocide case on Dec. 10-12.
Critics says the ruling is the result of the military's involvement in politics.