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Myanmar forces kill 3 in raid on 'terrorist training camps': State media

Myanmar security forces have killed three people in raids on "terrorist" training camps run by Rohingya Muslim militants in the north of Rakhine state, state media reported on Thursday.

Military operation in troubled Rakhine has ended, says Myanmar

Myanmar`s military has ended a clearance operation in the country`s troubled Rakhine State, government officials said, ending a four-month sweep that the United Nations said may amount to crimes against humanity and possibly ethnic cleansing.

Myanmar to probe police over allegations of crimes against Rohingya

Myanmar to probe police over allegations of crimes against Rohingya

Myanmar has denied almost all allegations of human rights abuses in northern Rakhine State, where many Rohingya live.

Hundreds likely killed in Myanmar crackdown on Rohingya: UN

Myanmar`s four-month military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims has likely killed hundreds of people, the UN said Friday in a report detailing horrific abuses allegedly committed against civilians in Rakhine state.

Myanmar police arrest Muslims over Yangon bombings

Myanmar police arrest Muslims over Yangon bombings

Dozens of people have died in northern Rakhine after attacks on police border posts last months sparked a military crackdown.

Almost 70 killed in month of Rakhine violence: Myanmar Army

Myanmar`s security forces have killed almost 70 people since taking control of northern Rakhine state last month, the army said, adding that media reports of widespread destruction in the area were "false news".

Eight killed in surge of Rakhine violence: Myanmar army

Eight killed in surge of Rakhine violence: Myanmar army

Soldiers have killed several dozen people and arrested scores in their hunt for the attackers, who the government says are radicalised Rohingya militants.

UN envoys urge Myanmar to probe killings, arrests in Muslim-majority region

UN human rights experts have called on Myanmar to investigate allegations that security forces have killed unarmed civilians, burned villages and made arbitrary arrests in a Muslim-majority region where a crackdown has followed attacks on border police.

Terrified residents flee northern Myanmar as crackdown widens

Terrified residents flee northern Myanmar as crackdown widens

Local officials believe hundreds of people from the area spent months planning attacks on police posts along the Bangladesh border that sparked the crisis this week.

Death toll rises as Myanmar battles border attackers

Myanmar`s security forces have now killed at least 26 people in response to attacks on police that have sparked a dramatic escalation in violence in a Muslim-majority region along its border with Bangladesh, according to reports in state media.

Nine policemen killed in Myanmar

Nine policemen were killed and five injured when dozens of armed men attacked three border posts in Myanmar`s Rakhine state, police said on Monday.

Suu Kyi makes first UN speech as Myanmar leader

Suu Kyi makes first UN speech as Myanmar leader

Suu Kyi's appearance Monday at the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations is the latest landmark in a personal and national transformation as the country also known as Burma emerges from five decades of military rule.

Religious tensions bristle in Myanmar village after mosque destroyed

Scores of police have been deployed to guard a village in central Myanmar where religious tensions are running high after a Buddhist mob destroyed a mosque, authorities said on Saturday.