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Meta Should Pay Reparations to Rohingya Refugees, Rights Group Says
September 30, 2022

Meta Should Pay Reparations to Rohingya Refugees, Rights Group Says

By Sebastian Strangio
Amnesty International claims that Facebook was aware that its algorithms were amplifying harmful anti-Rohingya hate speech in Myanmar, but still did nothing to stop it.

Myanmar Junta Sentences Australian Economist to 3 Years Prison
September 29, 2022

Myanmar Junta Sentences Australian Economist to 3 Years Prison

By Sebastian Strangio
Sean Turnell was sentenced alongside Aung San Suu Kyi, whom he served as an economic adviser prior to her overthrow last year.
Dissident Myanmar Supermodel Granted Asylum in Canada
September 29, 2022

Dissident Myanmar Supermodel Granted Asylum in Canada

By Sebastian Strangio
The 23-year-old has vowed to “carry on the struggle for Myanmar” from abroad.

Why Should ASEAN or Anyone Else Negotiate with the Tatmadaw?
September 28, 2022

Why Should ASEAN or Anyone Else Negotiate with the Tatmadaw?

By Luke Hunt
There is a growing consensus that the world should engage directly with the opposition National Unity Government.

Myanmar Resistance Fighters Assassinate Retired General
September 26, 2022

Myanmar Resistance Fighters Assassinate Retired General

By Sebastian Strangio
Ohn Thwin, 72, has become the highest-ranking figure to be killed by anti-regime guerrillas since last year's coup.

Tensions Escalate Along Bangladesh-Myanmar Border
September 21, 2022

Tensions Escalate Along Bangladesh-Myanmar Border

By Shafi Md Mostofa
Shelling from Myanmar into the Bangladeshi side of the border has increased in recent weeks, resulting in death and injuries to Rohingya.

Fighting in Maungdaw: A Strategic Turning Point in Western Myanmar?
September 21, 2022

Fighting in Maungdaw: A Strategic Turning Point in Western Myanmar?

By Kyaw Hsan Hlaing
The return of conflict in northern Rakhine State has brought the Arakan Army's goal of autonomy one step closer to fulfillment.
Japan to Abandon Controversial Training Program for Myanmar Cadets
September 21, 2022

Japan to Abandon Controversial Training Program for Myanmar Cadets

By Sebastian Strangio
A Defense Ministry spokesperson said that the decision was a response to the military junta's shocking execution of four political prisoners in July.

Malaysia’s Saifuddin Calls for ASEAN to Review Peace Plan
September 20, 2022

Malaysia’s Saifuddin Calls for ASEAN to Review Peace Plan

By Sebastian Strangio
The Malaysian envoy says that the Southeast Asian bloc must ask whether its Five-Point Consensus is still "relevant."

Witnesses: Myanmar Air Attack Kills 13, Including 7 Children
September 20, 2022

Witnesses: Myanmar Air Attack Kills 13, Including 7 Children

By Grant Peck
The number of children killed in the air attack in Sagaing region appeared to be the highest since last February's coup.

Myanmar Junta Sentences Journalist to 3 Years Prison
September 16, 2022

Myanmar Junta Sentences Journalist to 3 Years Prison

By Sebastian Strangio
Htet Htet Khine presented a popular Burmese-language television program produced by BBC Media Action.
Myanmar Junta Chief Airs Postponement of Sham Election
September 15, 2022

Myanmar Junta Chief Airs Postponement of Sham Election

By Sebastian Strangio
The military government is pinning its political hopes on a state-managed election next year, but it is unclear if it can be held in the current political conditions.

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