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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...

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    Myanmar reporters in fear

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:40am on December 24, 2017

    Some human rights advocates say press freedom is under attack in Myanmar, even though decades of rule by a junta that tightly controlled the media...

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    Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:25am on December 14, 2017

    Two Reuters journalists were arrested on Tuesday evening in Myanmar’s main city, Yangon, a government spokesman said. ‘Yes it is correct that they were arrested,’...

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    EU calls for ‘equal rights’ for all in Rakhine

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:43am on December 01, 2017

    Myanmar must guarantee ‘equal rights’ for everyone in troubled Rakhine state as talks on repatriation of more than 620,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled to...

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    Xi discusses Rohingya crisis with Myanmar army chief

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:17am on November 26, 2017

    Chinese president Xi Jinping met with Myanmar’s top military general in Beijing on Friday and discussed China’s support amid international criticism over its treatment of...

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    Myanmar military trucks hit landmines in Rakhine

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on November 18, 2017

    One person was injured when military trucks hit landmines in Myanmar’s troubled Rakhine State this week, state media said on Friday, amid ethnic tension following...

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    Tillerson to press Myanmar army chief to halt violence

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on November 15, 2017

    US secretary of state Rex Tillerson will stress the need to halt violence and stabilise Rakhine State when he meets the head of Myanmar’s military...

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    Myanmar replaces general in charge of Rakhine operation

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on November 14, 2017

    Myanmar’s army has replaced the general in charge of Rakhine state following a military crackdown that has driven more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims into neighbouring...

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