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Sunanda K Datta Ray | Tackle Xi in Myanmar but don’t forget the Rohingyas

The electoral outcome is bound to leave a heavy imprint on Myanmar’s place on the chequerboard of Asia’s power politics

12 Oct 2020 11:21 PM

Myanmar Army nets 10 Indian insurgents

The security sources said that heavy rains have slowed down the ongoing operation to flush out Indian insurgents.

21 Jun 2019 2:34 AM

Myanmar Army's operation on Indian insurgent groups underway: Eastern Army Cdr

His assertion assumes significance as the Indo-Myanmar border falls under the Eastern Command.

03 Jun 2019 12:11 PM

Myanmar operations to flush out Indian rebels

If necessary the Myanmar Army is going to continue this operation for next four-five months by camping in the area, security sources said.

20 May 2019 5:12 AM

Terror camps hit along Myanmar border

The project will reduce pressure on the Siliguri Corridor or Chicken’s Neck, which currently connects the Northeast with the rest of India.

16 Mar 2019 7:21 AM


Myanmar Army takes over HQ of NSCN-K rebels

It is significant that most of the active militant groups of the Northeast have bases in Myanmar and are using the facilities of NSCN (K).

03 Mar 2019 4:50 AM

Myanmar rejects plea for shelter by Indian insurgents

The security forces along the international border with Myanmar have also been sensitised about this.

17 Feb 2019 3:16 AM

Myanmar troops raise pressure on Indian insurgents

The militants are also taking advantage of the terrain on the India-Myanmar border.

06 Feb 2019 2:35 AM

India, Myanmar plan joint ops to flush out holed-up N-E militants

The sources said military cooperation between India and Myanmar was also at its best.

27 Dec 2018 1:30 AM

Nothing left: Govt bulldozes Rohingya villages, genocide evidence along with it

‘When you see the pictures, it’s clear that whatever was left -- the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes -- they’re gone.’

24 Feb 2018 4:25 PM


In Yangon, Rohingya fear rising persecution, hatred

Bloody military operations that followed Rohingya militant attacks in August have driven nearly 700,000 Rohingya into refugee camps.

12 Feb 2018 6:38 PM

‘Widows camp’: Rohingya women find solidarity in B’desh refugee settlement

Aid workers say women and girls are most at threat from predators and human traffickers lurking in the poorly supervised camps.

06 Feb 2018 11:15 AM

Reports, mass graves in Myanmar confirm massacre of Rohingyas

The Myanmar government regularly claims such massacres of the Rohingya never happened.

02 Feb 2018 3:35 PM

UN official says Rohingya crisis has ‘hallmarks of genocide’

Lee said that Myanmar’s actions were ‘amounting to crimes against humanity.’

01 Feb 2018 6:24 PM

The pillage of an existence: Survivors of Rohingya massacre tell stories

Rohingyas have lived in Myanmar for decades but, they are still seen as foreign invaders from Bangladesh who are intent on stealing land.

21 Dec 2017 6:47 PM


Army’s rape of Rohingya women was ‘sweeping and methodical’

AP says doctors and aid workers are “stunned” at the volume of rapes, but “suspect only a fraction of women have come forward.”

12 Dec 2017 1:06 AM

No return of Rohingyas without international monitors: Human Rights Watch

Rights groups have accused security forces of atrocities, including mass rape, arson and killings.

24 Nov 2017 5:08 PM

Bangladesh, Myanmar sign agreement on return of Rohingya refugees

Myanmar announced the agreement but provided no details on how many Rohingya refugees would be allowed to return home.

24 Nov 2017 4:56 PM

Army gangraped Rohingya women, made them watch family's murder: Report

Of the 29 rape survivors interviewed, all but one were gangraped by two or more perpetrators.

16 Nov 2017 5:20 PM

Aung San Suu Kyi visits violence-struck Rakhine for first time

In her unannounced one-day visit, Suu Kyi is expected to visit two of the epicentres of the violence.

02 Nov 2017 12:46 PM