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Suu Kyi’s image in shreds as Myanmar jails Reuters pair

Yangon -- The jailing of two Reuters journalists shreds what remains of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi's reputation as a rights champion, critics...

Myanmar generals must be prosecuted for genocide — United Nations

A United Nations report says Myanmar’s top generals should be investigated and prosecuted for committing genocide and war crimes against the Muslim Rohingya minority,...

Skepticism as Myanmar announces repatriation of first Rohingya family

YANGON — Myanmar’s government said it has repatriated the first family of Rohingya refugees, among 700,000 who fled a brutal crackdown, but the move...

Duterte apologizes to Suu Kyi for “genocide” remark

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte on Friday apologized to Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi for describing the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar as a...

Duterte willing to take in Rohingya refugees

President Rodrigo R. Duterte said he is willing to take in Rohingya refugees. "I’m willing to accept refugees. Rohingyas, yes," Mr. Duterte said in a...

Draft ASEAN chairman’s statement raises questions as bloc’s 31st summit winds...

THE 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit -- the second this year while the Philippines chairs the bloc -- was set to...

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to draw up plan for Rohingya refugee repatriation...

DHAKA -- Bangladesh and Myanmar agreed on Monday to set up a “working group” to plan the repatriation of more than half a million...

‘We will kill you all’: Rohingya villagers in Myanmar beg for...

SITTWE, MYANMAR -- Thousands of Rohingya Muslims in violence-racked northwest Myanmar are pleading with authorities for safe passage from two remote villages that are...

Myanmar urges Rohingya to help hunt insurgents

COX’S BAZAR, BANGLADESH/YANGON -- Myanmar urged Muslims in the troubled northwest to cooperate in the search for insurgents, whose coordinated attacks on security posts...