Bangladeshi officials say they are now letting some refugees in on humanitarian grounds.
The two men, who are being held in Yangon’s notorious Insein prison, will have a court hearing on Dec. 9.
A government minister urges the organization to intervene in the matter because of reports of 'large-scale ethnic cleansing.'
Defendants in the wide-ranging investigation into the CNRP leader say the courts are caving to political pressure.
But the opposition Cambodia National Rescue party says registration should be extended.
The opposition declaration calls for the body to hold a meeting to address the conflict and other issues that are threatening the country.
Opposition leader Sam Rainsy says he supports an effort by the Cambodian and Vietnamese governments to end the simmering border dispute.
Hun Sen’s government wants concessions or else it will send the OHCHR packing, it says.
John McKissick, head of the UNHCR in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, says Myanmar is conducting a genocide campaign against Rohingya Muslims.
Dhaka summons Myanmar’s ambassador and border police from the two countries discuss the situation.
Aung San Suu Kyi appeals to ethnic militias to sign the government’s peace accord to end the fighting in Shan state.
Opposition lawmakers claim the 2017 budget short-changes education and health.
Hostilities between ethnic armed groups and the national army have moved into the country’s northernmost state from neighboring Shan state.
Cambodia National Rescue Party leader plans to continue his strike but other opposition lawmakers may attend the plenary session.
The new four-group coalition presses attacks on military, police and trade posts as peace process stalls.
A man from Komping Cham diagnosed with the disease, first thought it was Dengue fever.
Bangladeshi officials deny a report that people were gunned down as they tried to cross over.
A senator, a monk and a land rights activists all have a day in court as Cambodia National Rescue Party leader hints at a return to parliament.
Human Rights Watch meanwhile calls on the government to give independent media and rights organizations unhindered access to the volatile area.
Meanwhile, the United States calls on the government to end the violence in the western state.
Organization dedicated to promoting the rights of lawmakers joins a long list of government critics.
The army has accused Muslim Rohingya ‘terrorists’ of setting fire to houses and blaming soldiers for the arson.
A column of soldiers shot dead villagers who attacked them with machetes and clubs, government media says.
Government says two troops were killed Saturday, while Human Rights Watch says 430 houses were burned in three villages.
The chief executive and a top editor at Eleven Media Group could face jail time and fines if found guilty.
Aung San Suu Kyi says she looks forward to working closely with the U.S. president-elect.
A man dies and another is severely injured as the police officers accused refuse to answer questions about the incident.
The Nordic country is decreasing humanitarian aid to the affected area, but stepping up development aid.
Hun Sen crows over picking the winner as Myanmar see closer ties through the Republicans.
Issuing news releases is not enough to inform the public, journalists say.