Living conditions in The’ Chaung village and surrounding camps of Myanmar’s northwestern state of Rakhine are desperate for the healthiest residents. For those who are sick, they are unbearable.
Wednesday - Myanmar
YANGON, Myanmar – A day after Doctors Without Borders announced its expulsion from Myanmar, the government backpedaled, saying the aid organization would be allowed to resume operations everywhere but Rakhine, a state plagued by bloody bouts of sectarian violence.
March 2, 2014 - Myanmar
YANGON, Myanmar – Doctors Without Borders said Friday it has been expelled from Myanmar and that tens of thousands of lives are at risk.
February 28, 2014 - Myanmar
- Aid group told to leave troubled Myanmar state
Myanmar’s government says it wants the international aid group Doctors Without Borders to leave a state torn by sectarian violence in a move linked to the agency’s work with the long-persecuted Rohingya Muslim minority.February 28, 2014 - Myanmar
- Rights group publishes anti-Rohingya policies
An independent human rights group says it has obtained documents directly implicating the Myanmar government in abusive and discriminatory policies targeting the country’s minority Rohingya Muslim community.February 25, 2014 - Myanmar
- Massive jade boulder found in Myanmar
An enormous jade boulder that could weigh up to 50 tons has been found half buried in restive northern Myanmar, and the government has sent troops to protect it, a state minister said Friday.February 21, 2014 - Worth a click