Myanmar's presence downplayed at Thai-U.S. military exercise

Feb 13, 2018

Myanmar's presence downplayed at Thai-U.S. military exercise

Thailand and the United States downplayed the presence of a Myanmar military officer at the opening Tuesday of the largest annual joint military exercise in Southeast Asia. Myanmar's military has been accused of massive human rights violations in its crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority, ...

Feb 9, 2018

Rohingya say military cut off food in Myanmar

Abdul Goni says the Myanmar government was starving his family one stage at a time. First, soldiers stopped the Rohingya Muslim from walking three hours to the forest for the firewood he sold to feed his family. Then Buddhist neighbors and seven soldiers took his ...

ASEAN renews calls for durable solution to Rohingya crisis

Feb 6, 2018

ASEAN renews calls for durable solution to Rohingya crisis

Southeast Asian foreign ministers renewed calls Tuesday for a durable solution of the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar, and affirmed the need to enhance trust to resolve disputes in the South China Sea. Ministers from the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations also called for the ...