UEC chairman requests no scepticism its work Nov 15, 2019 Union Election Commission (UEC) Chairman requested political parties not to be sceptical regarding the commission’s works for the forthcoming 2020 general elections.
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ICC approves probe into alleged abuses in Rakhine Nov 15, 2019 The International Criminal Court on Thursday approved a full investigation into Myanmar's alleged crimes against the Rohingya, as the southeast Asian nation faced mounting legal pressure worldwide ov... 25
New fighting closes Muse-Kutkai road in Shan Nov 15, 2019
New fighting between the Tatmadaw (military) and Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) in Kutkai Township, Shan State, has closed a major highway to civilian vehicles.
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No negotiation with terrorists - Tatmadaw Nov 14, 2019 The Tatmadaw (Defence Services) said that they would not negotiate with any terrorist organization in response to a statement issued by Arakan Army (AA).
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Family fear for trafficked teen Nov 14, 2019 The family of a 17-year-old Myanmar woman trafficked to China more than a year and a half ago said Wednesday that relatives recently had contact with her but they fear that her Chinese abductor might... 83
1,251 mines approved till October Nov 14, 2019 The government had granted permits to 1,251 mining sites ranging from large scale to small scale in various regions and states across Myanmar till October 2019, according to the Ministry of Natural R... 78
Grenade explosion kills four in Kayin Nov 13, 2019
Four people, including three police officers, were killed by a grenade explosion at the height of the Tazaungdaing Festival in Kayin State on Sunday, a member of a local charity group said.
Myanmar faces genocide lawsuit at top UN court Nov 13, 2019 THE HAGUE — Myanmar faced accusations of genocide in a landmark lawsuit filed by Gambia at the UN's top court on Monday over the Southeast Asian nation's treatment of Rohingya Muslims, Gambia's gove... 85