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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?
Facebook May Have Doomed the Political Career of Myanmar’s Top General
August 31, 2018
Facebook May Have Doomed the Political Career of Myanmar’s Top General
A Facebook ban on Senior General Min Aung Hlaing will have major ramifications.
Facebook May Have Doomed the Political Career of Myanmar’s Top General
Myanmar's Fighting Season in Kachin
May 18, 2018
Myanmar's Fighting Season in Kachin
The fighting in Kachin is a microcosm of Myanmar's stalled peace process.
Myanmar's Fighting Season in Kachin
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
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?
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
February 08, 2018
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
With Rakhine state in the international spotlight, Myanmar’s abuses in Kachin state continue with little global notice.
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
February 01, 2018
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
Building trust between the Tatmadaw and the ethnic armed groups is the starting point of the path to peace.
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
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?
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
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
How South Asia is Failing its Rohingya Challenge
December 02, 2017
How South Asia is Failing its Rohingya Challenge
Regional states must provide more realistic and comprehensive solutions to avert instability in the subcontinent.
How South Asia is Failing its Rohingya Challenge
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
November 22, 2017
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
Geopolitics beats out values as Tillerson treads softly on the Rohingya issue.
What Tillerson’s Myanmar Visit Means
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
October 17, 2017
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
Putting pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi could endanger her bargain with the military, but a system that allows ethnic cleansing may not be worth saving.
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
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?
Long Past Time for Sanctions on Myanmar’s Generals
September 26, 2017
Long Past Time for Sanctions on Myanmar’s Generals
The Burmese military's atrocities in Rakhine state cannot go unpunished.
Long Past Time for Sanctions on Myanmar’s Generals
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