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    UN has no right to interfere: Myanmar army chief

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on September 25, 2018

    Myanmar’s army chief on Monday warned against foreign interference as world leaders gather at the United Nations to find ways to hold the country’s powerful...

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    Suu Kyi won’t attend UN General Assembly

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:34am on September 13, 2018

    Myanmar government leader Aung San Suu Kyi will not attend the UN General Assembly in New York next week, media reported on Wednesday, amid growing...

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    Myanmar civil society groups condemn conviction of Reuters reporters

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:10am on September 05, 2018

    Seventy-six Myanmar civil society groups called on Tuesday for the release of two jailed Reuters reporters, denouncing their conviction as unfair and an assault on...

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    Myanmar army apologises for ‘mistaken’ photos in book

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 11:50pm on September 03, 2018

    The Myanmar military issued a rare apology on Monday, acknowledging that two photographs it published in a book on the crisis over the Rohingya Muslim...

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    Myanmar army uses fake photos in its book

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on September 01, 2018

    The grainy black-and-white photo, printed in a new book on the Rohingya crisis authored by Myanmar’s army, shows a man standing over two bodies, wielding...

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    Myanmar rejects UN findings of Rohingya genocide

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:15am on August 30, 2018

    Myanmar rejected on Wednesday a report by United Nations investigators that called for top generals to be prosecuted for genocide, saying the international community was...

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    Myanmar Reuters journalists verdict postponed

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 10:36am on August 27, 2018

    The verdict in Myanmar's prosecution of two Reuters reporters accused of breaching the country's Official Secrets Act was postponed on Monday until September 3 because...

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    UN says it is still denied effective access to Rakhine

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 09:30pm on August 21, 2018

    he United Nations is awaiting ‘effective access’ to the Myanmar region from where 700,000 Rohingya Muslims were driven out in an army crackdown, months after...

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    Facebook says it was ‘too slow’ to fight hate speech in Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 11:26pm on August 16, 2018

    Facebook has been ‘too slow’ to address hate speech in Myanmar and is acting to remedy the problem by hiring more Burmese speakers and investing...

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    Rohingya jurisdiction request ‘should be dismissed’

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 01:05am on August 10, 2018

    Myanmar said on Thursday a request by the International Criminal Court prosecutor to seek jurisdiction over suspected deportations of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar to Bangladesh...