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Could Myanmar Form a Coast Guard?
September 07, 2018
Could Myanmar Form a Coast Guard?
A civilian-controlled coast guard could very well feed into the power struggle between the government and the military.
Could Myanmar Form a Coast Guard?
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
June 19, 2018
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
Both sides continue to develop the defense aspect of their new comprehensive partnership.
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
A New Report Says America is Being Duped in Myanmar
March 23, 2018
A New Report Says America is Being Duped in Myanmar
Myanmar's military has fooled Washington into thinking the country has changed.
A New Report Says America is Being Duped in Myanmar
What’s Behind Myanmar’s Big New Military Exercise?
February 09, 2018
What’s Behind Myanmar’s Big New Military Exercise?
The holding of the first tri-service exercise in over two decades needs to be viewed from a broader perspective.
What’s Behind Myanmar’s Big New Military Exercise?
What Did the Russian Defense Minister’s Myanmar Visit Accomplish?
January 23, 2018
What Did the Russian Defense Minister’s Myanmar Visit Accomplish?
The trip put the focus on ongoing activity in the bilateral military relationship which has been on the uptick of late.
What Did the Russian Defense Minister’s Myanmar Visit Accomplish?
What Does Myanmar’s 'Biggest Ever' Drug Bust Actually Mean?
January 19, 2018
What Does Myanmar’s 'Biggest Ever' Drug Bust Actually Mean?
Though the record seizure deserves mention, focus on such developments also obscures the massive scale of the problem.
What Does Myanmar’s 'Biggest Ever' Drug Bust Actually Mean?
Aung San Suu Kyi: Culpable of 'Genocide'?
December 19, 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi: Culpable of 'Genocide'?
Will the international community contend with Aung San Suu Kyi's culpability for the violence in Rakhine State?
Aung San Suu Kyi: Culpable of 'Genocide'?
Myanmar Military Modernization in the Spotlight Amid Air Force Anniversary
December 19, 2017
Myanmar Military Modernization in the Spotlight Amid Air Force Anniversary
Commemoration highlights changes underway by the country’s military and the opportunities and challenges therein.
Myanmar Military Modernization in the Spotlight Amid Air Force Anniversary
Warship Visit Puts Russia-Myanmar Military Ties into Focus
December 15, 2017
Warship Visit Puts Russia-Myanmar Military Ties into Focus
A closer look at the broader context behind a recent interaction between the two sides.
Warship Visit Puts Russia-Myanmar Military Ties into Focus
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
October 14, 2017
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
Myanmar’s military has spent decades engineering a genocide.
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
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
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
Is Myanmar Really Getting Submarines Now?
May 05, 2017
Is Myanmar Really Getting Submarines Now?
A closer look at Naypyidaw’s dream of acquiring the capability.
Is Myanmar Really Getting Submarines Now?
What’s Behind Myanmar Military Chief’s Europe Voyage?
April 28, 2017
What’s Behind Myanmar Military Chief’s Europe Voyage?
A closer look at Min Aung Hlaing's goodwill visit to Germany and stopover in Austria.
What’s Behind Myanmar Military Chief’s Europe Voyage?
What Does Myanmar’s New Defense Budget Mean?
March 03, 2017
What Does Myanmar’s New Defense Budget Mean?
A closer look at defense spending in the NLD government’s first-ever budget.
What Does Myanmar’s New Defense Budget Mean?
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