For the informal miners struggling to pull themselves out of poverty, the risks, no matter how bad, are worth it.
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."
"Today’s decision sends a message to Myanmar’s senior officials: The world will not tolerate their atrocities."
40% more countries cut communications in 2019 over 2018 — and many of the shutdowns lasted longer.
The platform has rules about hate speech, but politicians will be allowed to break them because it's "newsworthy."
In the world's largest refugee camp, the Bangladeshi government is moving to strip Rohingya of a essential lifeline: their cell phones.
Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were locked up 511 days for reporting on state violence against Rohingya Muslims.
...And preparing for a drag show.
A UN report this week found that crimes against humanity have been committed against Rohingya Muslims.
“The court has rendered itself complicit in the government’s efforts to obscure the campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya."
"We were told not to look at them. They had knives. They also had some spades and iron rods."