Agence France-Presse . Yangon

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    Two Rohingya women killed in Myanmar shelling

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 04:18pm on January 25, 2020

    Two Rohingya women were killed and seven others injured in shelling the Myanmar military and insurgents blamed on each other, days after the UN’s top...

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    War crimes, not genocide committed against Rohingya: Myanmar probe

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 05:03pm on January 21, 2020

    A Myanmar-appointed panel concluded Monday that some soldiers likely committed war crimes against its Rohingya Muslim community but the military was not guilty of genocide,...

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    Blast kills four kids in Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:09am on January 08, 2020

    Four children were killed and five injured alongside their teacher as an explosion hit while they collected firewood in an area of Myanmar’s Rakhine state...

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    Suu Kyi party official killed in Rakhine

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:52am on December 27, 2019

    An official from Aung San Suu Kyi’s political party was killed in Rakhine state after planning a show of support for the leader’s defence of...

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    Blasts hit Rakhine town as Suu Kyi visits

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 02:31pm on December 19, 2019

    Three small explosions went off in a southern Rakhine town in Myanmar Thursday just before civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi landed there in a...

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    German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:43am on November 28, 2019

    A German tourist was killed and an Argentine woman injured in a landmine explosion in Myanmar, local police said Wednesday, days after the country was...

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    22 Rohingyas held after fleeing Myanmar camp by boat

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:30am on November 23, 2019

    Twenty-two Rohingya Muslims trying to escape one of Myanmar’s camps by boat were arrested after they were forced ashore by their leaking vessel, local police...

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    Military, govt supporting Suu Kyi over going to ICJ

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:27am on November 22, 2019

    Both Myanmar’s military and its civilian government are behind the decision for Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to defend her country against allegations of...

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    Huppert spurs on aspiring actresses

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2019

    Award-winning French actress Isabelle Huppert urged Myanmar women wanting to make it in the world of cinema to go for it, as she added star...

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    Indian worker dies in Myanmar rebel operation

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 11:56pm on November 04, 2019

    An Indian construction worker died while being taken hostage with several compatriots by insurgents in Myanmar’s conflict-scarred Rakhine state, rebels and the government said Monday....