Vice-Senior General Soe Win rules out any changes to the nationwide cease-fire agreement to accommodate ethnic militias that haven’t signed it.
The move comes in anticipation of the administration’s next round of nationwide peace negotiations.
Myo Yan Naung Thein was serving a six-month sentence for defaming the country’s military commander-in-chief.
National Security Advisor Thaung Tun wants the international community to acknowledge the government’s efforts to address the root causes of instability in the state.
Myo Yan Naung Thein will serve six months in prison for criticizing Senior General Min Aung Hlaing in a Facebook post.
Myanmar remains cautious about a media report that China is rethinking its insistence on building the project, suspended in 2011.
Kaman Muslims, ethnic Rakhine people, and Rohingya Muslims living in the camps will be moved to other locations.
The ministry says he was just doing his job by reporting on a nationalist firebrand monk.
The National League for Democracy says its difficult showing in April 1 by-elections reflects ethnic voters' tendency to support ethnic-based parties.
The Shan Nationalities League for Democracy wins all six seats in the regional parliament in Kyethi township.
Authorities in Rakhine state have agreed to let the women file charges against their alleged abusers.
The country’s de facto leader says efforts to forge peace in the war-torn country have not been easy, but her administration remains hopeful.
A Buddhist organization is collecting signatures opposing the editor-in-chief of Myanmar Now for calling Ashin Wirathu a ‘criminal.’
General Gun Maw of the Kachin Independence Organization says the political group has not agreed to sign the government’s cease-fire agreement.
The country’s de facto leader urges displaced Kachin to pursue harmony with their Burmese countrymen.
The charges range from assault to destruction of state property.
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing says the armed forces must protect the country’s sovereignty in the face of political, religious, and racial problems.