Map. History of Myanmar conflict

17 December 2017
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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says not aware of Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, but "anytime journalists get arrested for reporting, we get concerned right up front."
Department of State:Secretary Tillerson: @USEmbassyBurma is expressing our concerns over the detention of journalists, demanding their release…A free press is vital to Myanmar's transition in becoming a viable democracy, and we want Myanmar's democracy to succeed.1 day ago
Department of State:Secretary Tillerson: @USEmbassyBurma is expressing our concerns over the detention of journalists, demanding their release…A free press is vital to Myanmar's transition in becoming a viable democracy, and we want Myanmar's democracy to succeed.
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US Secretary of State Tillerson says free press is vital to Myanmar's transition to democracy
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U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday that the arrests were a signal that press freedom is shrinking in Myanmar
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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson expressed "grave concerns" to the government of Myanmar over the arrests. Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom said the arrests were a 'threat to a democratic and peaceful development of Myanmar and that region'
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In Japan, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's spokesman said the Japanese government is closely watching the situation with 2 Reuters journalist in Myanmar
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U.S. says concerned about Myanmar's silence over where Reuters journalists are being held
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U.N. chief says arrest of Reuters journalists shows erosion of press freedom in Myanmar
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Doctors Without Borders survey finds at least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed between August and September in a crackdown by Myanmar's security forces.
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6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF survey
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Rohingya Muslims still in Myanmar's Rakhine state so terrified of each other that life has 'stopped in its tracks', Red Cross says
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Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar: government
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U.S. embassy says deeply concerned by the highly irregular arrests of two Reuters reporters after they were invited to meet with police officials in Myanmar last night
Near Maungdaw, bulldozing a burned-downed village. #Rakhine3 day ago
Near Maungdaw, bulldozing a burned-downed village. #Rakhine
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USAID announces $7.5 million award to UNICEF to fight malnutrition among Rohingya refugees - Bangladesh
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Myanmar to delay law that would have allowed more foreign investment
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@AP: The rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been sweeping and methodical, the Associated Press found in interviews with 29 women and girls who fled to neighboring Bangladesh.
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Fake news and social media fuelling Myanmar's "ugly renaissance of genocidal propaganda" against Rohingya
A Rohingya house in TheinTaungPyin VT Buthidaung was set fire just a few mins ago. (10th Dec at 9PM).6 day ago
A Rohingya house in TheinTaungPyin VT Buthidaung was set fire just a few mins ago. (10th Dec at 9PM).
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Diphtheria rapidly spreading among Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, warns @WHO.
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Possible 'elements of genocide' in Myanmar: UN rights chief
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UN human rights chief Zeid says Rohingya continuing to flee Rakhine state in Myanmar, condemns "widespread, systematic and shockingly brutal attacks" by Myanmar security
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'Strong resolution' needed on Myanmar at UN meet: Amnesty
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More than 800,000 Rohingya Muslims live in camps and extension sites around Cox's Bazar on the southern tip of Bangladesh
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Pope Francis has defended his public silence over the plight of Rohingya Muslim refugees during his visit to Myanmar
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 69km WNW of Monywa, Burma
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China, Myanmar hail close ties amid Rohingya outcry
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Xi meets Aung San Suu Kyi, hoping the ruling parties of the two countries would deepen strategic communication
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"In the name of all of those who have persecuted you, hurt you, I ask forgiveness," @Pontifex said to the Rohingya. "I appeal to your large hearts to give us the forgiveness that we are asking."
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"The presence of God today is also called Rohingya," @Pontifex said after meeting 16 refugees brought to Dhaka from camps in Cox's Bazar near the border with Myanmar