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Suu Kyi aide among new wave of arrests in Myanmar as Biden approves sanctions

Suu Kyi aide among new wave of arrests in Myanmar as Biden approves sanctions

A close aide to ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was detained in a new wave of arrests following last week's military coup, a party official said on Thursday ...

UN Security Council demands Myanmar coup leaders free Suu Kyi as US weighs sanctions

UN Security Council demands Myanmar coup leaders free Suu Kyi as US weighs sanctions

The United Nations Security Council called for the release of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and others detained by the military as diplomatic and financial pressure grew on the generals who seized power this week ...

Suspect arrested for petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's Yangon villa

Suspect arrested for petrol bomb thrown at Suu Kyi's Yangon villa

Myanmar police say they have arrested a mentally ill man who confessed to tossing a petrol bomb into the Yangon compound of de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi this week.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi ‘urges people not to quarrel’ on visit to Rakhine

Myanmar's Suu Kyi ‘urges people not to quarrel’ on visit to Rakhine

Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on Thursday urged people ‘not to quarrel’ as she visited areas riven by ethnic violence for the first time since hundreds of thousands of Rohingya began fleeing the country ...

India shares Myanmar concern about 'extremist violence': Modi

India shares Myanmar concern about 'extremist violence': Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India shared Myanmar's concern about "extremist violence" in its Rakhine state, where a security force operation against Muslim rebels has sent about 125,000 people fleeing to Bangladesh.

Suu Kyi rejects UN Myanmar probe

Suu Kyi rejects UN Myanmar probe

Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday rejected a decision by the UN's rights council to investigate allegations of crimes by Myanmar's security forces against minority Rohingya Muslims.

Myanmar stumbles on path to democracy under Suu Kyi

Myanmar stumbles on path to democracy under Suu Kyi

For decades Myanmar's people dreamed of democracy, but a year into office Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government is struggling to revive a sluggish economy and shake off the vestiges ...

Suu Kyi says peace needed for Myanmar's development

Suu Kyi says peace needed for Myanmar's development

Myanmar must have peace to carry out sustainable development, leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Friday, as human rights activists say conflict in the north of the troubled state of Rakhine ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits Japan, seeking investment

Myanmar's Suu Kyi visits Japan, seeking investment

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Japan on Tuesday to court investment and aid, as an upsurge in violence against a persecuted Muslim minority at home posed the worst crisis ...

Hundreds protest in Myanmar over Suu Kyi's panel on Rohingya

Hundreds protest in Myanmar over Suu Kyi's panel on Rohingya

Hundreds in Myanmar rallied on Tuesday against an advisory commission led by former UN chief Kofi Annan to find solutions to the conflict between the country's Buddhists and minority Rohingya ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi met by frenzied fans on visit to Thailand

Myanmar's Suu Kyi met by frenzied fans on visit to Thailand

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Thailand on Thursday to a frenzied welcome from some of the hundreds of thousands of her compatriots who have sought work and sanctuary from war across the border.

Kerry hails 'remarkable' Myanmar changes after Suu Kyi talks

Kerry hails 'remarkable' Myanmar changes after Suu Kyi talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry Sunday hailed Myanmar's transition from army rule to a civilian government steered by Aung San Suu Kyi as a ‘remarkable statement’ of support for global democracy.