Myanmar Military Abuses and 'Indiscriminate' Airstrikes Are Plaguing Conflict-Torn Areas, Amnesty Says
“Until now I have no news about my husband, and I'm devastated."
She's accused of overseeing a military campaign that has used gang rape, mass murder, and other atrocities against the Rohingya.
As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi called the vote "unconstitutional and illegitimate.”
If these Rohingya people go to their nearest hospital, they fear they will be forcefully euthanized.
Koko is a medical student who was volunteering at a refugee camp on the Thailand-Burma border. Sometimes she had to operate on guys who had tried gaining an inch with a tub of oil and a syringe.
Toronto-based photojournalist Bryan Dickie turns his camera toward local refugees who have escaped war-torn regions of Burma—and the precious items they've brought with them.
Since British colonialists introduced the drug in the 40s, opium has destroyed the village of Longwa and eroded most of its social and political structures.
As early results point to Aung San Suu Kyi's party taking victory in Myanmar, here's what the election looked like on the ground.
World attention is focused on Myanmar right now, as the results of the nation's first free election in 25 years are being released. And it's looking like it's going to be a landslide victory for Aung San Suu Kyi's party, the National League of...