Eleven Rohingya Arrested for Beating German Journalists, Bangladeshi Aides

Refugees at Cox’s Bazar camp mistook documentary crew for traffickers when they stopped to give clothes to young girls

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Amid Disappearance of Villagers, Three Burned Bodies Found in N. Rakhine

Four villagers from Mrauk-U Township missing since AA, Tatmadaw clashed on Tuesday

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In Their Own Words: Warnings against Constitutional Reform

Opposition lawmakers, the military and officials of the former government have had plenty to say about the NLD’s move to begin charter change.

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Top ARSA Commander Killed in ‘Gunfight’ in Cox’s Bazar

Nurul Alam had been involved in a number of arms robberies and murders in the Cox’s Bazar district since 2016.

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AA Abducts Village Official, Police Station Chief in Chin State

Group kidnaps pair after demanding weapons from police in Paletwa’s Than Taung village

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Daw Aung San Suu Kyi Pitches Investors on Rakhine State

“[E]very dollar invested by the private sector is a vote of confidence in the resilience and potential of Rakhine and its people,” she said at an investment fair in Ngapali.


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Construction of Yangon’s Outer Circular Road to Begin by Year End

The outer circular road will be constructed first in four phases and will connect Yangon’s major industrial zones with the nearby airport, highway and port.

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India Reiterates Plan to Stop Sharing of Excess Water with Pakistan–Minister

The minister’s comments underline New Delhi's anger over an attack by a Pakistan-based militant group last week in the disputed region of Kashmir which killed 40.

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