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    Myanmar’s president resigns

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:06am on March 22, 2018

    Myanmar’s civilian president Htin Kyaw resigned due to ill health on Wednesday and is expected to be replaced by a close ally of de-facto leader...

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    Protests against new curbs on demos held in Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on March 06, 2018

    Hundreds of people marched through Myanmar’s largest city Yangon on Monday to oppose changes to a protest law being discussed in parliament which activists warn...

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    Bulldozing Rohingya villages was not demolition of evidence: Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:03am on February 27, 2018

    Myanmar has bulldozed the remains of Rohingya Muslim villages to make way for refugee resettlement, not to destroy evidence of atrocities, an official leading reconstruction...

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    US diplomat quits Myanmar panel

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 02:22am on January 25, 2018

    Veteran US diplomat Bill Richardson has resigned from an international panel set up by Myanmar to advise on the Rohingya crisis, saying it was conducting...

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    10 found in grave innocent civilians: Rohingya insurgents

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on January 14, 2018

    Rohingya Muslim insurgents said on Saturday that ten Rohingya found in a mass grave in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine state last month were ‘innocent civilians’, and...

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    Suu Kyi says army admission on killings a positive step

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:16am on January 13, 2018

    Myanmar’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Friday it was ‘positive’ that the country’s military was taking responsibility for the actions of troops,...

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    Myanmar army admits to killing 10 Rohingyas

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:22am on January 11, 2018

    Myanmar’s military said on Wednesday its soldiers had murdered 10 captured Muslim ‘terrorists’ during insurgent attacks at the beginning of September, after local Buddhist villagers...

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    Rohingya insurgents say they have no option but to fight Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on January 08, 2018

    Rohingya Muslim insurgents said on Sunday they have no option but to fight what they called Myanmar state-sponsored terrorism to defend the Rohingya community, and...

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    ‘Rohingya insurgents launch ambush in Rakhine’

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on January 06, 2018

    Rohingya Muslim insurgents ambushed a vehicle in western Myanmar’s Rakhine State on Friday, wounding three people, including two members of the security forces, the military...

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    Myanmar frees journalists working for Turkish broadcaster

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:51am on December 30, 2017

    Myanmar on Friday freed two journalists for Turkey’s state broadcaster, their local interpreter and a driver after they completed a two-month jail sentence for violating...