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Another Catholic church in Myanmar hit by military junta’s airstrike

In southeast Myanmar, at least 654 houses and other civilian properties — including churches and schools — have been destroyed since May

Verdicts against Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi ‘a travesty of justice’

A military court sentenced Aung San Suu Kyi to four years in prison for the illegal possession of walkie-talkies and breaking COVID-19 rules

Poverty pushes thousands of people in Myanmar to Thailand

With borders closed since March 2020, migrants have no choice but to make the journey illegally

Jesuits name Father Girish Santiago new superior for Myanmar

Father Girish has been in Myanmar since 2016 and has a Ph.D. in Social Science specializing in the care of persons with disabilities

Children caught in crossfire in Myanmar’s ongoing conflict

Since the military seized power in Myanmar nearly 90 minors have been killed and more than 190 held hostage

Ongoing clashes cause food shortage in Myanmar

A Salesian nun who asked not to be named for security reasons said people hide in the forest during the night for fear of the soldiers

More places of worship burned down by junta soldiers in Myanmar

Rights groups called on the international community "to take effective measures to stop the junta before more innocent lives are lost"

Myanmar prelate leads food distribution to poor families during holidays

The prelate said that instead of hosting parties he collected money for Christmas gatherings and donated it to the poor

More than 100 Rohingya brought to safety in Indonesia after protests

The rescue operation followed local protests and pressure from rights groups, including the UNHRC

Scars of Aceh conflict open local hearts to Rohingya plight

Indonesia said it will now let dozens of Rohingya refugees come ashore after protests from locals and the international community

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