Autralian Department of Immigration and Citizenship shows the tent accomodation for asylum seekers at Manus Island, Papua New Guinea, on 21 November 2012. Photo: Department of Immigration and Citizenship Australia/EPA
09 March 2016
Two more refugees resettled in Cambodia from an Australian detention camp have returned...
Farmland in Ayeyarwady region. Photo: Mizzima
09 March 2016
Rural Development Department, Ayeyarwady Region office chief Soe Than told Mizzima that...
A main street in Sittwe, Rakhine State. Photo: Wikipedia
09 March 2016
Drugs worth over 20 million kyats were seized from two men in Sittwe Township, Arakan...
Logging trucks in Kachin State waiting to cross the border into China in April, 2015. Photo: EIA
08 March 2016
Monitoring of key crossing points along the Myanmar-China border by the Environmental...
British actress/cast member Dame Judi Dench arrives for the premiere of 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' in London, Britain, 17 February 2015. Photo: Andy Rain/EPA
08 March 2016
On International Women’s Day, 110 high profile women, ...
Thanlwin (Salween) River, which makes up a large scale section of the northern Thai/Myanmar border. Photo: EPA
24 February 2016
The Thanlwin River Protection and Conservation Network has called on the new government...
Supporters arrive near temporary camps where members of community based anti-narcotic campaigners gather near a blocked area in Wine Maw, northern Kachin State, Myanmar, 21 February 2016. According to media reports, about 3,000 volunteers of a community based anti-narcotic campaign have been camping on the road since 16 February, blocked by Myanmar military and police forces who try to prevent them from destroying the fields of opium poppies. Photo: Myitkyina News Journal/EPA
22 February 2016
Thousands of anti-drug vigilantes are locked in a showdown with police and soldiers in...
Refugees from northern Myanmar sit on a pile of blankets inside a monastery which has been set up as temporary refugee camp in KyaukMe, northern Shan State, Myanmar, 21 February 2016. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
22 February 2016
The US embassy in Yangon said it was "deeply concerned" over clashes involving ethnic...
17 February 2016
An emergency motion calling for an end to fighting in Shan State was submitted by an MP...
Workers at a jade mining area in Hpakant, Kachin State. Photo: Mizzima
17 February 2016
Residents of three villages in the Hpakant jade mining region in Kachin state have...
Myanmar boys, who were released from the Myanmar army, look at their new National Registration Cards at a releasing ceremony of 42 child soldiers as part of the implementation of an action plan between the Myanmar government and the United Nations (UN), signed in late June 2012, in Yangon, Myanmar, 03 September 2012. Photo: EPA
16 February 2016
The recent elections in Myanmar should not be seen as ...
U Maung Maung, chairman of the Confederation of the Trade Unions of Myanmar.  Photo: FTUM
15 February 2016
A governing board member for the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has urged local...

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