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What’s in the New Coronavirus Ceasefire Talk in Myanmar’s Ethnic Conflict?
April 07, 2020

What’s in the New Coronavirus Ceasefire Talk in Myanmar’s Ethnic Conflict?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
While calls for a pause in violence are notable, it remains to be seen whether they will be heeded or can be sustained and translated into positive developments.

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Myanmar’s Armed Forces Soldier on
March 26, 2020

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Myanmar’s Armed Forces Soldier on

By Amara Thiha
Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the Tatmadaw had to postpone its 75th anniversary celebrations. But don’t let that distract from its still-central role in the nation.
Myanmar: Trials and Tribulations
February 01, 2020

Myanmar: Trials and Tribulations

By Christina Fink
Facing genocide charges in the international arena, Myanmar’s domestic politics are set to heat up in 2020, too.

Myanmar’s Search for Elusive Peace
April 01, 2019

Myanmar’s Search for Elusive Peace

By Amara Thiha
Government efforts to secure peace in the country continue to be hampered by internal and external factors.

Marking 70 Years of War in Myanmar
February 08, 2019

Marking 70 Years of War in Myanmar

By Jittrapon Kaicome
Karen armed groups gather to seek peace while marking the 70th anniversary of the original revolution.

Myanmar Speeds up Progress on China’s Belt and Road
December 08, 2018

Myanmar Speeds up Progress on China’s Belt and Road

By Amara Thiha
Naypyidaw picks up the pace on the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor as other options for FDI fade away.

China's Stake in the Myanmar Peace Process
August 15, 2018

China's Stake in the Myanmar Peace Process

By Mark Inkey
Why is Beijing providing funds for ethnic armed groups to join a government-backed peace conference?
Myanmar's Fighting Season in Kachin
May 18, 2018

Myanmar's Fighting Season in Kachin

By Daniel Combs
The fighting in Kachin is a microcosm of Myanmar's stalled peace process.

Myanmar's Deadly Mines
March 10, 2018

Myanmar's Deadly Mines

By Kimberley Phillips
Despite an ongoing peace process, Myanmar is littered with mines. Civilians are paying the price.

Myanmar’s Buddhist Rakhine Rebels
March 07, 2018

Myanmar’s Buddhist Rakhine Rebels

By Neil Thompson
The army empowered the Rakhine to commit atrocities against the Rohingya. Now the Rakhine are turning against the state.

How Myanmar's Peace Process Could Jeopardize Wildlife
January 25, 2018

How Myanmar's Peace Process Could Jeopardize Wildlife

By Kurt Hanson
A wildlife sanctuary is urgently needed in the Karen area of Myanmar.
China-Myanmar Security Operation Spotlights Big Drug Challenge
January 09, 2018

China-Myanmar Security Operation Spotlights Big Drug Challenge

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Though recent successes deserve mention, they also pale in comparison to both the magnitude and multidimensionality of the overall problem.

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