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Rohingya insurgents are not committing terrorism; the Tatmadaw might be

A report published today by the International Crisis Group identifies the attackers who killed nine police officers in northern Rakhine State on October 9 as members of a group called Harakah al-Yakin – ‘Faith Movement’ in Arabic. The report, titled Myanmar: A New Muslim Insurgency in Rakhine State, is led by a committee of 20 […]

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Kachin Group Demands Myanmar Government Free Civilians Held in Shan State Conflict

A Kachin civil society organization has called on the Myanmar government to immediately release civilians arrested by military forces in the Mong Ko area of Muse township in northern Shan state, where fierce fighting between ethnic armed groups and national army has recently occurred. The Kachin Peace Network (KPN) wants the military to free civilians […]