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Myanmar's Deadly Mines
March 10, 2018
Myanmar's Deadly Mines
Despite an ongoing peace process, Myanmar is littered with mines. Civilians are paying the price.
Myanmar's Deadly Mines
Myanmar’s Buddhist Rakhine Rebels
March 07, 2018
Myanmar’s Buddhist Rakhine Rebels
The army empowered the Rakhine to commit atrocities against the Rohingya. Now the Rakhine are turning against the state.
Myanmar’s Buddhist Rakhine Rebels
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
January 08, 2018
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
Dissatisfaction with the government's approach to peace talks could lead to renewed conflict in Myanmar's north.
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
Did Aung San Lead at Panglong – or Follow?
July 21, 2017
Did Aung San Lead at Panglong – or Follow?
Myanmar's ethnic minorities have a different view on Aung San's place in history.
Did Aung San Lead at Panglong – or Follow?
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
June 30, 2017
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
"Lawi is now in danger of becoming a victim of the same state terrorism he has fought to uncover and resist."
Remembering Lawi Weng, Imprisoned Myanmar Journalist
The Continuing Challenges of Myanmar's Peace Process
June 06, 2017
The Continuing Challenges of Myanmar's Peace Process
A federal army and secession are the two most contentious issues for Myanmar's ethnic groups.
The Continuing Challenges of Myanmar's Peace Process
Rohingya and the ‘Paper Tiger’ Insurgency
June 01, 2017
Rohingya and the ‘Paper Tiger’ Insurgency
A new insurgency greatly exacerbates Rohingya refugee suffering.
Rohingya and the ‘Paper Tiger’ Insurgency
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
May 31, 2017
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
Jade smuggling is fueling ethnic conflict in resource-rich Kachin state.
Smuggling Away Myanmar's Chance for Peace
A Wrench in Myanmar's Peace Process
May 15, 2017
A Wrench in Myanmar's Peace Process
Armed opposition groups create their own alternative to the NLD government's Panglong Peace Conference.
A Wrench in Myanmar's Peace Process
It’s Good to Be the Tatmadaw
May 11, 2017
It’s Good to Be the Tatmadaw
Formerly a global pariah, the Burmese military now enjoys a growing embrace by the West and public support at home.
It’s Good to Be the Tatmadaw
A New Chapter in Myanmar-Vatican Relations
May 09, 2017
A New Chapter in Myanmar-Vatican Relations
The restoration of diplomatic ties comes with Pope Francis' offer to help with peacebuilding in Myanmar.
A New Chapter in Myanmar-Vatican Relations
Myanmar's Forgotten Refugees
April 11, 2017
Myanmar's Forgotten Refugees
Overshadowed by other crises around the world, 100,000 refugees are stranded in camps along the Thai-Myanmar border.
Myanmar's Forgotten Refugees
Why Myanmar’s New Peace Process Is Failing
March 04, 2017
Why Myanmar’s New Peace Process Is Failing
So far, the NLD government efforts to end armed conflicts have failed.
Why Myanmar’s New Peace Process Is Failing
The Problem With the 21st Century Panglong Conference
August 06, 2016
The Problem With the 21st Century Panglong Conference
Before it even convenes, Aung San Suu Kyi's high-profile peace process effort is facing stumbling blocks.
The Problem With the 21st Century Panglong Conference
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
April 26, 2016
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
Hopes have been renewed that a permanent deal may finally be reached between the new government and holdout militias.
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Pushes for Peace With Ethnic Rebels
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