Tag: Myanmar

Factbox: Myanmar on trial for Rohingya genocide – the legal cases

The office of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Wednesday she would travel to The Hague for hearings in a case accusing the country of committing genocide.

Myanmar judge extends sentences for poets jailed for mocking military

A Myanmar judge on Monday extended the sentences of a troupe of satirical performers jailed for mocking the military, in a case...

‘People are dying’: U.N official urges aid access for Myanmar’s Rakhine...

A U.N. official has urged Myanmar to grant aid workers "predictable, sustained access" to Rakhine state, where fighting between government troops and rebels has...

Most Rohingya refugees refuse to go to Bhasan Char island –...

Nearly all Rohingya refugees asked about relocating to a silt island in the Bay of Bengal refused to go, a new survey reveals.According to...