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The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
February 09, 2017
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
Harakah al-Yaqin, a new insurgent group in Rakhine state, is different than its predecessors.
The Rohingya Insurgents: Myanmar Creates Its Own Frankenstein
Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
January 07, 2017
Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
Getting to the bottom of the Rohingya insurgency's alleged links to transnational terrorism.
Debunking the Rohingya-Taliban Link
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
December 06, 2016
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
Cynicism and denial hold sway in Myanmar, even as children's lives are put at risk.
The Dark Depths of Myanmar's Rohingya Tragedy
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
October 30, 2016
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
Much of the speculation about the recent attacks miss a simple truth about the plight of the Rohingya.
Taking the Rohingya Insurgency at Face Value
Violence Erupts in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
October 18, 2016
Violence Erupts in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
A closer look at the latest burst of conflict in a troubled region of the country.
Violence Erupts in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Can Kofi Annan’s Commission Solve the Rohingya Conundrum?
September 05, 2016
Can Kofi Annan’s Commission Solve the Rohingya Conundrum?
A new advisory commission, led by Annan, will seek a lasting solution to tensions in Rakhine state.
Can Kofi Annan’s Commission Solve the Rohingya Conundrum?
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
August 22, 2016
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank could come to play a greater role in Myanmar.
In Myanmar, the AIIB Could Buttress China's 'One Belt, One Road' Framework
Is Genocide Underway in Myanmar?
October 30, 2015
Is Genocide Underway in Myanmar?
A new legal analysis released this week presents strong evidence that it is.
Is Genocide Underway in Myanmar?
Myanmar’s Most Vulnerable Face Rations Cut
July 25, 2015
Myanmar’s Most Vulnerable Face Rations Cut
The UN World Food Programme has confirmed it will be cutting food rations for internally displaced persons.
Myanmar’s Most Vulnerable Face Rations Cut
Why Southeast Asia's Refugee Crisis Matters
July 23, 2015
Why Southeast Asia's Refugee Crisis Matters
The Diplomat launches a new series on the region's refugee crisis. Here's why it matters.
Why Southeast Asia's Refugee Crisis Matters
Myanmar: New Front in an Old War
July 22, 2015
Myanmar: New Front in an Old War
How the Arakan Army is emerging as a major player in Myanmar’s civil war.
Myanmar: New Front in an Old War
A Rational Approach to the Rohingya Crisis
July 08, 2015
A Rational Approach to the Rohingya Crisis
The issue is more complex than many commentators suggest.
A Rational Approach to the Rohingya Crisis
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
June 17, 2015
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
The numbers tell a shocking tale.
Myanmar’s Refugee Problem Is Worse Than You Thought
Obama’s Myanmar Town-Hall Meeting
November 15, 2014
Obama’s Myanmar Town-Hall Meeting
The president discusses democratization and education with young leaders in Myanmar.
Obama’s Myanmar Town-Hall Meeting
Myanmar’s Rohingya Apartheid
October 14, 2014
Myanmar’s Rohingya Apartheid
A new government strategy looks like a blueprint for additional ethnic cleansing.
Myanmar’s Rohingya Apartheid
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
September 02, 2014
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
Rights groups are outraged that the census has failed to recognize an oppressed minority.
Myanmar’s Controversial Census
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