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Government buildings in Myanmar's new capital of Naypyitaw. Photo: Mizzima
31 May 2020
President Office issued a directive dated May 28 which orders all government employees...
31 May 2020
As COVID-19 continues to evolve in Myanmar, United Nations agencies, funds and programmes...
Photo: EPA
31 May 2020
Myanmar Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, Department of Social Welfare...
30 May 2020
The MYPOL project is working to help Myanmar cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Though...
Photo: Peace Nawtayar Media - KNU/ KNLA Peace Council Information Team/Facebook
29 May 2020
General Saw Htot Lay has been elected as the Chairman of the KNU/KNLA Peace Council, a...
Photo: MNHRC
29 May 2020
More than 20 rights NGOs have urged the Myanmar National Human Rights Commission, which...
Myanmar migrant workers handling cotton thread spools in a textile factory in Pathum Thani province. Photo: AFP
29 May 2020
Most Myanmar migrant workers, who have returned home from Thailand, have been found...
Myanmar returnees from India are queuing for immigration process at Yangon International Airport yesterday. Photo: MNA
28 May 2020
A Myanmar National Airlines relief flight landed at Yangon International Airport...
Myanmar citizens return from Thailand queue at the Myawady border on 26 May. Photo: MNA
27 May 2020
A total of 1,394 Myanmar citizens returned home from Thailand through Myanmar-Thai...
Rakhine ethnic people travel by motorbike in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
27 May 2020
Authorities in western Myanmar’s Rakhine state have revoked an order requiring Rakhine...
A man wearing PPE (personal protective equipment) carries garbage bags in front of a quarantine dormitory at a community quarantine center facilitated by the Myanmar military, in Yangon, Myanmar, 20 May 2020. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
27 May 2020
Number of COVID-19 positive cases reached 206 in Myanmar as of Tuesday, according to the...
This handout satellite image from Planet Labs taken on May 16, 2020 and released by Human Rights Watch on May 26, 2020 shows Let Kar village in Myanmar's Rakhine State before 200 buildings in the village are believed to have been destroyed by fire (AFP Photo/Handout)
27 May 2020
At least 200 houses and other buildings were destroyed by fire in a conflict-ridden state...

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