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Cardinal Bo appeals for ‘discerned choice’ during Myanmar’s upcoming elections

Democracy empowers the weak and the vulnerable, cardinal says in letter

Do we have a moral obligation towards Rohingya refugees?

Rohingya continue to suffer great hardships that the international community is capable of alleviating

Facebook shares data on Myanmar with United Nations investigators

Myanmar is facing charges of genocide over a 2017 military crackdown on the Rohingya

Myanmar urged to restore internet in Rakhine to help contain virus

Most recent infections have been in state capital of Sittwe, where officials have imposed a stay-at-home order and a curfew

Rohingya politicians excluded from Myanmar election reveals limit of political reforms

While excluded from voting or standing in that election, many Rohingya still put their faith in the party of Aung San Suu Kyi

As other doors close, some Rohingya cling to hope of resettlement

But resettlement process deemed unrealistic because of reluctance of European countries and the US to take Muslim refugees

Myanmar activist faces court for banner protesting internet shutdown

Charge against free-speech activist and poet is latest example of Myanmar govt’s intolerance of critical speech, rights group says

Cardinal Bo calls for ‘one military’ as Myanmar’s armed groups hold...

Military must also gradually come under the authority of a democratically accountable elected president, the cardinal says

Kardinal Bo serukan ‘satu militer’ saat kelompok bertikai bahas genjatan senjata

Kardinal Charles Maung Bo asal Myanmar menyerukan perdamaian dan persatuan saat angkatan bersenjata negara itu dan kelompok bersenjata etnis yang bertikai mengadakan pertemuan bilateral untuk membahas gencatan senjata nasional.

Political speech hampered in lead up to Myanmar elections, rights group...

Using Myanmar’s numerous defamation laws, govt and military have treated almost any criticism of their record as defamatory

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