what forces are fueling myanmar’s rohingya crisis?

Since in 1948, successive governments Burma, renamed Myanmar in 1989, have refuted Rohingya's historical claims and denied the group recognition as one of the country's 135 official ethnic groups. ... year later, new  U.S sanctions were imposed against Myanmar general for..

a new war rages in myanmar

Local Maung Maung Soe told one of Myanmar's online political talk-shows that this was the time NLD government had instructed Tatmadaw to attack specific armed group. ... Brigadier General Myint Toe, commander of the No Border Guard Police Garrison Rakhine state, told Myanmar, AA..


incidents in 2014 and in early 2015 involving the press raises serious questions on the genuineness of Burma. ... In Dala, PEN Myanmar experienced opportunity to work with group of 200. ..


I have not seen any evidence of the Government of Myanmar taking concrete and visible measures to create Yanghee Lee, the special rapporteur on human rights Myanmar, said in statement on the UN website on Tuesday, .. ... According to Amnesty International, more than 750,000 Rohingya..

burma – bosnewslife – christian news agency

' Burma Army Attacks Christian Kachin Two Killed. June, 2013June 30, 2013 by Stefan Bos... ... YANGON, BURMA -- Burma was under pressure Sunday, June 30, to halt violence against Christian Kachin minority after at least two civilians were killed by government troops. ..

long-awaited us report on burma lacks teeth

In so doing, the insurgents handed the government, the military, and some nonstate actors justification, to exterminate evict Rohingya Muslims from Burma.. ... Christians, Muslims, Hindus, and many of the ethnic groups Burma have long felt the wrath and society's disdain.. ..

talking policy: priscilla clapp on myanmar

Embassy Burma, about the shift from military to civilian rule Myanmar and the role of the in the country's transition. ... Reporting on Myanmar has not focused on that — they've tended to focus on the restrictive side, the military, the things they do not like in the..

burma: the war goes on

The conflict erupted in 2011, ending ceasefire, about Burma's ruling military junta announced to the world the country would transition to civilian, rule.. ... Sumlut La Wang, 52, Kachin Independence Army soldier, sits on his hospital bed after being tortured by Burmese military in his village..


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