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UN says 15,000 flee into China as Myanmar's Army battles ethnic rebels

Up to 15,000 people may have fled across Myanmar`s border into China in the past month, a United Nations agency has said, as fighting between Myanmar`s Army and ethnic armed groups intensifies.

Myanmar rebels hold rare meet as Suu Kyi yearns for peace

Leaders of Myanmar rebel armies held talks in a war-hit border town on Wednesday, state media reported, as they prepare for a major peace conference with a government desperate to end insurgencies that have plagued the country.

Myanmar mob torches mosque as religious tensions spike: Report

Myanmar has struggled to contain bouts of deadly religious bloodshed in recent years, with rising Buddhist nationalism posing a steep challenge to the new government.

Toll rises to 104 in Myanmar landslide

Many are still missing and search and rescue operations are underway to clear the soil.

Fresh fighting in Myanmar's north despite historic poll

Fresh fighting has broken out between the military and rebel groups in Myanmar's north.