• Mon, 25 Sep 2017 09:06:58
    Influx, again
    After a break due to bad weather and lull in violence in Rakhine, thousands stream in
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  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 07:07:38
    Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: army
    YANGON - Myanmar's army said Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and children, in violence-wracked Rakhine state, blaming the killings on Muslim Rohingya militants.
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    US envoy urges end to violence in Rakhine
    Murphy, who also visited Thailand, calls on Myanmar military to let in humanitarian aid to violence-hit area
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Hidden behind the scenes on International Peace Day 
    September 21 was International Day of Peace – but I wonder how many people unthinkingly partook in violence on that day.
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  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:27:01
    Four rangers killed, another, one civilian injured in Pattani bomb attack
    Violence continued in the southern province of Pattani on Friday, the holy day observed by Muslims, when insurgents detonated a roadside bomb to ambush a patrol unit of rangers in Sai Buri district, killing four and injuring another ranger and a civilian.
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Surge in stress disorder cases in violence-hit South
    THERE HAS been a significant increase in the number of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) cases among residents of Thailand’s violence-prone southernmost provinces, the Department of Mental Health has reported.
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:57:38
    Myanmar insists to UN that Rakhine improving
    United Nations, United States - Myanmar insisted Wednesday to the United Nations that the crisis in violence-torn Rakhine state was easing after heavy international criticism.
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:41:45
    Britain suspends Myanmar military training
    London - Britain said Tuesday it had suspended its educational training courses for the Myanmar military due to the ethnic violence in Rakhine state.
  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:03:11
    Myanmar ready to verify refugee status 'at any time': Suu Kyi
    NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday that Myanmar stood ready "at any time" to verify the status of the 410,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled violence in the last month to aid the return of those eligible for resettlement.
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  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:56:58
    Suu Kyi expresses sadness for suffering of all groups in Rakhine
    NAYPIYIDAW , Myanmar - Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday she "feels deeply" for the suffering of "all people" caught up in conflict scorching through Rakhine state, her first comments on a crisis that also mentioned Muslims displaced by violence.
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  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:36:29
    All eyes on Suu Kyi as Myanmar leader breaks silence on Rohingya crisis
    YANGON - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is poised Tuesday to break her near-silence on communal violence scorching through Rakhine state, in a televised speech on a Rohingya refugee crisis that has shocked the world and prompted the UN to accuse the country's army of ethnic cleansing.
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  • Sun, 17 Sep 2017 14:45:00
    600,000 Rohingya children may flee to Bangladesh, aid group warns
    COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh - Some 600,000 Rohingya children could flee to Bangladesh by the end of the year, a relief group said Sunday, highlighting the scale of the humanitarian crisis triggered by violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
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  • Sun, 17 Sep 2017 01:00:00
    Government doubles down on proposed Deep South safety zones
    GOVERNMENT negotiators would continue to push forward the proposal to designate safety zones in the Deep South, even though related parties are not yet ready at this stage, said General Aksara Kerdphol, the country’s chief negotiator for peace in the violence-prone region.
  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 07:22:52
    Amnesty says Myanmar military torching Rohingya villages
    DHAKA - Pressure on Myanmar soared as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called the violence against Rohingya Muslims "unacceptable" and rights group Amnesty said on Friday is has evidence of the military's "systematic" torching of villages.
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  • Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:20:46
    Russian man arrested for violent rampage in Pattaya
    Pattaya police have arrested a Russian man who appeared drunk after he and his companions hit and injured a Thai man and a Hong Kong tourist on a Pattaya street late Wednesday night.
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