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Myanmar bulldozes what is left of Rohingya Muslim villages

BANGKOK (AP) — First, their villages were burned to the ground. Now, Myanmar's government is using bulldozers to literally erase them from the earth — in a vast operation rights groups say is destroyi...

Myanmar police nab suspect for bomb tossed at Suu Kyi's home

Police in Myanmar said they arrested a man suspected of tossing a crude firebomb at the residence of the country's leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, but have yet to ascertain his motive. An ...

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps hate for a rare couple

THETKABYIN, Myanmar (AP) — In her dreams, Setara walks hand in hand with her Muslim husband through the streets of the seaside Myanmar town they grew up in. They visit old friends, share a meal with f...

Suu Kyi makes 1st visit to conflict-torn northern Rakhine

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is visiting conflict-torn northern Rakhine state for the first time and her government says a repatriation plan for the hundreds of thousands of ...

2 Myanmar pastors sentenced to prison for supporting rebels

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A Myanmar court sentenced two ethnic Kachin Baptist pastors to prison terms on Friday on charges of supporting rebels and defaming the military, their lawyers said. ...

Myanmar claims success in stopping exodus; refugees disagree

BANGKOK (AP) — More Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar streamed toward the border Friday, despite government assurances that it was stopping the massive exodus of refugees to Bangladesh. ...