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ASEAN leaders urge Myanmar junta to stop attacks on civilians

Myanmar has been ravaged by deadly violence since the 2021 military coup deposed Aung San Suu Kyi's government

Human rights NGO slams ASEAN for supporting war crimes

ASEAN's diplomatic efforts to solve the Myanmar crisis so far boil down to a five-point peace plan that has never been implemented

Myanmar crisis, South China Sea to headline ASEAN summit

The 10-nation bloc has long been decried as a toothless talking shop and divided members are struggling to find a united voice

Myanmar crisis to top agenda at ASEAN foreign ministers’ meeting

ASEAN has long been decried as a toothless talking shop, and it remains split over diplomatic attempts to resolve the Myanmar crisis

Analysts: Thailand’s talks with Myanmar military expose ASEAN divisions

They also question why the pro-military government organized the meeting when it was drubbed in the May election

Indonesian president says no real progress on Myanmar peace plan

Violence in junta-ruled Myanmar dominated the three-day meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations

ASEAN leaders express deep concern about Myanmar violence

ASEAN has led diplomatic attempts to resolve the festering crisis, but its efforts so far have failed to stem the bloodshed unleashed by a military coup in 2021

Myanmar crisis to dominate ASEAN leaders summit

Diplomats said the crisis would be a key issue during the May 9-11 summit on the Indonesian island of Flores

ASEAN ‘strongly condemns’ Myanmar air strike, says association head

"All forms of violence must end immediately, particularly the use of force against civilians," read the statement

New report shows worsening situation of parliamentarians at risk in Southeast...

The new report said the year 2022 saw a "worsening trend for parliamentarians at risk in the region, particularly in Myanmar

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