fighting between AA and government troops

Myanmar soldiers stand guard at a check point in a rural road near Maungdaw. Photo: AFP
24 December 2019
A blockade by the military is causing food shortages for 500 people living in two sealed-...
Photo: Ko Maung Win
03 December 2019
Two children were killed and six other people were injured when a heavy shell landed near...
People, displaced by violence between ethnic Rakhine rebels and Myanmar's army, gather at a makeshift camp in Kyauktaw, Rakhine state. Photo: AFP
28 November 2019
More than 92,500 civilians have been displaced by armed conflict in Rakhine state, where...
Arakan Army. Photo: AA Info Desk
08 November 2019
At least one Rohingya Muslim was killed by a stray bullet and three others were wounded...
Photo: AA
29 October 2019
Myanmar’s military staged a dramatic helicopter attack and rescue on Arakan Army (AA)...
Number of hostages ‘killed’ as Rakhine rebels, Myanmar army clash
28 October 2019
A number of hostages seized by ethnic Rakhine rebels in a raid on a ferry packed with...
Photo: Arakan Army
23 October 2019
Fighting in Rakhine state over the weekend resulted in casualties for both Myanmar’s...
Arakan Army soldiers. Photo: Arakan Army News and Information Service
10 October 2019
Two civilians were shot dead Tuesday in a village in Rathedaung township during a fierce...
An injured monk is brought to the Sittwe Hospital in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar, 01 October 2019. Five people were reportedly injured after Myanmar security forces opened fire in the village of Mein Wa near Kyauk Taw township. According to local media reports, approximately 50,000 people have fled to temporary camps in recent weeks as fighting continues in the restive Rakhine state. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
02 October 2019
Five civilians were injured early Tuesday by mortar shelling in Rakhine state, with some...
United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar Yanghee Lee speaks during a press conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 18 July 2019. Photo: Fazry Ismail/EPA
04 September 2019
UN rights experts voiced alarm Tuesday at the Myanmar military's alleged incommunicado...
Rakhine ethnic people, who fled from conflict areas, gather at Wibttza war di Monastery’s temporary camp in Min Gan Ward, Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar, 08 August 2019. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
28 August 2019
Fighting between Myanmar forces and the Arakan Army has prompted about 5,000 residents...
Rakhine Volunteers carry an injured Rakhine ethnic woman as they arrive to Sittwe Hospital in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Western Myanmar, 24 August 2019. According to reports, three  people died and several others are injured after heavy weapons and bullets hit the houses in the village of Pyan Mraung near Min Bya township during clashes  between the Myanmar military and the Arakan Army (AA) on 24 August. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
27 August 2019
An explosion from a stray artillery shell killed three Myanmar children and injured four...

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