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Pope Francis decries bombing of school in Myanmar

“This week I heard the cry of grief at the death of children in a bombed school,” said the pope in his message during Angelus

Eleven schoolchildren killed in Myanmar air strike: UNICEF

UN chief Antonio Guterres condemned the strike that killed at least 13 people, including the 11 students

Places of worship in Myanmar under siege; Catholic priest says it’s...

“There were pools of blood in the school …. The parents of two children came to look for their children, but all that was left were clothes”

Malaysian foreign minister calls for stronger action on Myanmar

Rights groups also called on the global community to scale up humanitarian aid to the country

Military junta troops occupy Catholic church in Myanmar for four days

The parish priest said the soldiers rigged the church with anti-personnel mines that were hidden everywhere

UN envoy won’t return to Myanmar unless she can meet with...

UN envoy says she also has repeatedly called for the immediate halt of military attacks on civilians

Cardinal Bo expresses gratitude to papal nuncio for shepherding Myanmar’s faithful

Cardinal Bo described Archbishop Paul Tschang In-Nam as “a great shepherd” who led the Church in Myanmar “to greener pastures”

Aung San Suu Kyi sentenced to a further three years in...

Friday’s ruling comes on top of 17 years of sentences for 10 previous cases

Nearly 5 dozen Buddhist monks detained in Myanmar since military coup

Monks who peacefully protest junta rule face arrest and other forms of harassment

Songs of praise: Rohingya sing Myanmar anthem 5 years after exodus

Young people with no prospects also provide rich pickings for human traffickers who promise a boat ride leading to a better life elsewhere

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