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Bangladesh: Living in displacement, the life of a Rohingya family

Source: Lutheran World Federation (LWF)

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 8:39 p.m.

“We fled for our lives […] We now have shelter, clothes, food, cooking ingredients and all other things.”

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Malaysia urges Asean states to engage Myanmar junta’s rivals

Source: Malay Mail

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 8:07 p.m.

Malaysia wants a clear endgame in Myanmar’ faltering peace process and is advocating direct engagement by Asean states with the junta’s opponents, and bringing other countries into the fold, its foreign minister said today.

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Myanmar has two new protected public forest areas

Source: Vietnam+

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 8:04 p.m.

Myanmar has recently designated two new public forest areas in the western state of Chin's Paletwa Township and in the west-central region of Magway's Gangaw Township.

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Thai University in Deal With Myanmar’s Spring University to Accept Striking Students

Source: Irrawaddy

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 5:27 p.m.

Thailand’s Chiang Mai University has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with Spring University Myanmar (SUM) and will accept 500 students from the country as a priority under a virtual fellowship programme, according to SUM.

Nora Aung

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Myanmar’s National Unity Government seeks to arm its fighters

Source: Mizzima

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 5:12 p.m.

How is the Spring Revolution faring? When it comes to the answer, there is both cause for hope and also worried concern

Sai Wansai

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Myanmar’s youth sacrificing life and limb

Source: Frontier Myanmar

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 5:02 p.m.

A generation of Myanmar’s youth is growing up against the backdrop of renewed civil war, leaving many with injuries they will carry for the rest of their lives. They say they have no regrets and many dream of returning to the frontlines.

Frontier

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Patient killed as Myanmar military airstrike hits Loikaw clinic

Source: Myanmar Now

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 3:24 p.m.

The victim, 60-year-old Thoe Reh, was at the clinic in the village of Daw Par Pa, east of the town of Loilin Lay, when it came under attack on Tuesday morning, residents said.

Esther J

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Military uses airstrikes to fend off KIA attack in Hpakant

Source: Myanmar Now

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 3:21 p.m.

KIA forces successfully overran an army outpost a day before their failed attempt to seize control of a police station on Tuesday

Nyein Swe

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‘The US must lead a concerted effort to cripple the junta economically’

Source: Myanmar Now

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 3:20 p.m.

Myanmar Now speaks to Prof. Zachary Abuza, a US expert on Southeast Asian politics, about failed international efforts to end the crisis in Myanmar

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Myanmar: Japan-Trained General Linked to Abusive Forces

Source: Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Published on Aug. 10, 2022, 3:17 p.m.

Tokyo Should Suspend Training, Cut All Military Ties

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