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Can Aung San Suu Kyi reclaim hero status following Myanmar coup?
Aung San Suu Kyi greets supporters in 2015
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Can Aung San Suu Kyi reclaim hero status following Myanmar coup?

The detained civil leader fell from grace over Rohingya crisis but remains face of nation’s pro-democracy movement
2 Feb 2021
What next for Myanmar after military coup?
Protestors gather outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok, Thailand
Getting to grips with . . .

What next for Myanmar after military coup?

Aung San Suu Kyi and other elected leaders detained as military seizes control
1 Feb 2021
Why everyone’s talking about Amal Clooney
Amal Clooney
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Amal Clooney

Human rights lawyer is hired by the Maldives in genocide case against Myanmar
27 Feb 2020
UN orders Myanmar to stop Rohingya genocide
Demonstrators call for an end to attacks on Rohingya
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UN orders Myanmar to stop Rohingya genocide

Landmark ruling ‘obliterates’ any remnants of Aung San Suu Kyi’s international reputation
24 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: Election is an ‘unpopularity contest’
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Instant Opinion: Election is an ‘unpopularity contest’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 10 December
10 Dec 2019
Myanmar genocide hearings: what you need to know
Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar, ICJ
In Depth

Myanmar genocide hearings: what you need to know

Aung San Suu Kyi makes a sensational court appearance in the Hague
10 Dec 2019
Myanmar journalists: what reporters were investigating
Journalists, Myanmar
In Depth

Myanmar journalists: what reporters were investigating

Reuters reporters pardoned and freed after spending more than 500 days in jail for allegedly breaching Official Secrets Act
7 May 2019

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Myanmar guilty of Rohingya ‘genocide’ says UN
A Rohingya performs prayers at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh
In Brief

Myanmar guilty of Rohingya ‘genocide’ says UN

Military leaders could face prosecution while Aung San Suu Kyi criticised for failing to prevent crimes against humanity
28 Aug 2018
Pope Francis and Suu Kyi avoid Rohingya crisis discussion
 Pope Francis (L) speaks with Myanmars civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi (R) during their meeting in Naypyidaw on November 28,
In Brief

Pope Francis and Suu Kyi avoid Rohingya crisis discussion

Pontiff skirts issue of persecuted Muslim minority amid fears for Myanmar’s Catholic community
28 Nov 2017
Rohingya refugees will be returned to Myanmar
Rohingya refugees head towards the Balukhali refugee camp after crossing into Bangladesh
In Depth

Rohingya refugees will be returned to Myanmar

But the refugees show little enthusiasm to go back to the country that expelled them
24 Nov 2017
Psychology of a dictator: the problem with Aung San Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi is under pressure to stop violence against Muslim minority
In Depth

Psychology of a dictator: the problem with Aung San Suu Kyi

In Depth: West’s idolisation of Myanmar leader played large part in her fall from grace
2 Nov 2017
Why Aung San Suu Kyi is silent on the Rohingya crisis
Demonstrators call for an end to attacks on Rohingya
In Depth

Why Aung San Suu Kyi is silent on the Rohingya crisis

In Depth: is Myanmar’s de facto leader unable to stop the slaughter - or unwilling?
13 Sep 2017
Rohingya rebels declare one-month ceasefire
Rohingya Muslim refugees cross the border into Myanmar
In Brief

Rohingya rebels declare one-month ceasefire

Criticism of Aung San Suu Kyi’s handling of the crisis continues
11 Sep 2017
Nobel laureates urge Aung San Suu Kyi to act
Aung San Suu Kyi is under pressure to stop violence against Muslim minority
In Brief

Nobel laureates urge Aung San Suu Kyi to act

Fellow laureates speak out as violence and ‘ethnic cleansing’ continues against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims
8 Sep 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Asia’s Mandela’ falls from grace
Aung San Suu Kyi
In Depth

Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Asia’s Mandela’ falls from grace

Condemnation of Myanmar’s leader builds, as critics slam her silence over Rohingya crisis
7 Sep 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi denies Rohingya ethnic cleansing in Myanmar
Aung San Suu Kyi
In Brief

Aung San Suu Kyi denies Rohingya ethnic cleansing in Myanmar

'That is too strong an expression,' says Nobel Peace Prize winner, following reports of army violence in Rakhine region
6 Apr 2017
Aung San Suu Kyi picks aide to become president of Myanmar
Aung San Suu Kyi
In Brief

Aung San Suu Kyi picks aide to become president of Myanmar

Nobel laureate fails to overturn military ruling blocking her from becoming leader
10 Mar 2016
Week in pictures: 8 - 14 February
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In Brief

Week in pictures: 8 - 14 February

15 Feb 2015
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 9 Nov 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 9 Nov 2012

9 Nov 2012
BURMA: Aung San Suu Kyi loses her gloss
In Depth

BURMA: Aung San Suu Kyi loses her gloss

Where is Suu Kyi's famous 'moral authority' as Muslim Rohingya homes are razed to the ground?
29 Oct 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012

14 Jun 2012
BURMA: is regime whipping up ethnic conflict?
Aung San Suu Kyi
In Depth

BURMA: is regime whipping up ethnic conflict?

Conflict between Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims could force opposition leader to make an unpopular intervention
12 Jun 2012
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