NAYPYITAW (Eleven Media Group/ ANN) - News about incidents falsely claiming to have occurred in Myanmar began to circulate on social media following the October 9 terrorist attacks in Maungdaw, northern state of Rakhine, said a press release issued by the information committee of the State Counsellor Office yesterday.
DHAKA (The Daily Star/ANN) - Harakah al-Yaqin was established after the deadly riots between Buddhists and Muslims in 2012 with a stated aim to secure the rights of the Rohingya as citizens within Myanmar.
BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - In the backdrop of the ongoing turmoil in Rakhine State and the scheduled meeting of Aung San Suu Kyi with foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Human Rights Watch has hinted at the role of the Myanmar army in setting ablaze the villages of Rohingya Muslims. Four ANN media reports.
BANGKOK (ANN/ANN) - Myanmar government responds to growing international criticism over the persecution of Rohingyas even as the State Counsellor relied on her "buddies" to water down the issue. Two ANN media reports.
NAY PYI TAW (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - Deputy Director General of the President's Office Zaw Htay believes that the statement by Vijay Nambiar, special adviser to the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, on conflicts in the northern Shan State and Rakhine State did not reflect the reality.