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First Rohingya family repatriated to Myanmar: government

Myanmar's government said it repatriated on Saturday the first family of Rohingya out of some 700,000 refugees who fled to Bangladesh to escape a brutal military campaign, despite UN warnings that a safe return is not yet possible.

Petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi’s lakeside villa

A man threw a petrol bomb at the lakeside Yangon compound of Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday, officials said, a rare attack on a national figurehead who enjoys strong domestic support but has drawn global outcry over her…

Pope heads to Myanmar and into Rohingya crisis

Pope Francis set off Sunday on his 21st and possibly most delicate overseas trip yet, a six-day visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh against the backdrop of the unfolding Rohingya refugee crisis.

Gang rape horrors haunt Rohingya refugees

Shamila clutches her daughter's hand so tightly it turns white as she recounts how soldiers broke into her home in Myanmar and gang-raped her in front of her children -- a story heard over and over in Bangladesh refugee camps.

Sweet! Duterte gives roses to Suu Kyi at meeting

President Rodrigo Duterte proved he is really a great charmer after he gave Myanmar's popular democratic icon, State Chancellor Aung San Suu Kyi, a bouquet of roses during their meeting on Monday afternoon (March 20).