Government army says civilians were caught in a fire fight, but its foe the Arakan Army says there was no battle at the time.
The rebel Ta’ang National Liberation Army says the government military initiated the attack.
Various groups are trying to tally casualties from months of fighting between the Arakan Army and government troops.
Human rights groups interview survivors duped into trafficking between 2012 and 2015 while fleeing Myanmar for Malaysia and Thailand.
General Gwan Maw, vice chairman of the Kachin Independence Organization, discusses Myanmar’s peace talks and a controversial Chinese dam in his state.
The military wrote the current constitution with provisions that guarantee its political dominance.
The decision could set the stage for freeing or reducing the sentences of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo.
Oo Hla Saw, a national lawmaker and a leader of the Arakan National Party, discusses the myriad problems facing Myanmar’s beleaguered western state.
The army was returning fire from Arakan Army units that had ambushed government troops, spokesman says.
Brigadier General Nyo Tun Aung, deputy commander-in-chief of the Arakan Army, discusses fighting the Myanmar Army in Rakhine state.
Government says they could have been killed by either side, rebels deny that there was a battle.
But ongoing hostilities in Rakhine state underscore the fragile nature of Aung San Suu Kyi’s peace process.
Particularly at risk are women displaced by fighting in Myanmar’s Kachin and northern Shan states.
Tatmadaw issues stock reply that it will take action if shown “concrete evidence” it was behind the expulsion of 740,000 Rohingya in 2017.
Temple staff describes ‘panic’ and warns that some 2,000 refugees are stretching a monastery’s capacity.
Mrauk-U residents say the Arakan Army was not in the vicinity of shooting that injured seven civilians.
Critics say the move raises legal questions and will hurt a fragile national peace process.
The Arakan Army says it has had no skirmishes with the Myanmar Army, which it accuses of staging 'fake battles.'
Myanmar rights experts see a ‘bogus game’ or ‘weak attempt to feign concern for the rule of law.’
The coutnry's peace negotiators will meet with the eight groups collectively for the first time next week.
A Rakhine village administrator says “fighter planes were attacking throughout the entire night.”
Fortify Rights’ appeal comes as Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army tells followers to refrain from crimes.
Aung San Suu Kyi did not reveal decision on delayed Myitsone Dam project in Kachin state.
Incidents occur as US State Department annual report finds rights abuses by the army and its non-state foes.
A literacy program covers expenses for academically inclined members of the displaced community.
The KIA denies it had abducted the sugarcane plantation workers to serve as soldiers.
The men were captured along with excavation equipment, weapons, and drones.
Police are moving and consolidating outposts to fend off attacks from the Arakan Army.
“We won’t host anymore Rohingya,” Foreign Minister A.K. Abdul Momen told BenarNews.
Cambodia blocks public rallies for International Women’s Day, while NGOs remember jailed women journalists.