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Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt arrives at the Association for Assistance of Political Prisoners (AAPP) Museum in Yangon on the first of a two-day visit to Myanmar, 19 September 2018. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/Pool/EPA
Thursday, 20 September 2018

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday for a busy two-day trip in which he will visit the epicentre of ...

Thursday, 20 September 2018

A former columnist for state media has been jailed for seven years for "abusive" Facebook posts about Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, ...

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Bangladesh will next month start moving 100,000 Rohingya refugees to a remote island, officials said Tuesday, despite warnings ...

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Myanmar's powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said Tuesday, as they released the final part of a damning ...

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

More than 30 inmates on the run after a Myanmar jailbreak may try to cross into Thailand, an official said Monday, a day after they hijacked ...

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

A two-year-old girl has died and seven others remain missing after a mudslide at a refugee camp in northern Thailand near ...

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Russian social media site VKontakte (VK) has followed Facebook by banning Myanmar's army chief and a nationalist monk known for stirring up ...

Monday, 17 September 2018

Several dozen people rallied in central Yangon on Sunday against the jailing of two Reuters journalists, lamenting the shrinking space for ...

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Super Typhoon Mangkhut slammed into the northern Philippines on Saturday with violent winds and torrential rains, as authorities warned ...

Friday, 14 September 2018

The EU's diplomatic chief on Thursday condemned Myanmar's jailing of two Reuters journalists, hours after the country's tarnished ...

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