Rights Group Urges New Myanmar Sanctions Over Rakhine Crisis

As Human Rights Watch asks for sanctions, Karen Women’s Organization calls military ‘war criminals’ and urges them to halt operations.

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Marking 70 Years of US-Myanmar Relations

An anniversary is a time to address the present and look to the future, writes Scot Marciel, the US Ambassador to Myanmar.

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How is Coverage of Rakhine Affecting Myanmar’s Image?

This week, The Irrawaddy discusses the struggle to control the Rakhine conflict on the ground and in the media.

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Where There’s Struggle, There’s Hope

On the 10th anniversary of the Saffron Revolution, we revisit a commentary on what the protests meant for the struggle for democracy in Myanmar.

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Labour attaché inspects Certificate of Identity Centers

According to the announcement from Myanmar Embassy in Bangkok, CI are being issued to the Myanmar workers without any valid document listed by Thai Ministry of Labour starting from 15...

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Union minister inspects regional development in northern Rakhine

Union Minister for Construction and Electricity and Energy U Win Khaing accompanied by Deputy Minister Dr Tun Naing, Rakhine State Road Transport Minister U Aung Kyaw Zan and Social A...

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Pariyatti universities administrative body holds meeting

The central administrative body of the State Pariyatti Sasana universities of State Sangha Maha Nayaka Committee held its meeting (2/2017) at the convocation hall of the State Pariyat...

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CPPCC Vice-Chairman leaves for home

Vice Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference-CPPCC Mr. Wang Qin Min of the People’s Republic of China and party left Yangon for ho...

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Vice President leaves for New York

The Myanmar delegation led by Vice President U Henry Van Thio which will participate in the general debate of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York left...

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