Aung San Suu Kyi

Sakina Samo slams Myanmar’s Suu Kyi for endorsing Rohingya genocide

Famous Pakistani actress Sakina Samo has slammed Aung San Suu Kyi and recalled how Myanmar’s ousted leader endorsed the genocide against the Rohingya Muslim community. In a tweet, the Dobara actress posted in a comment under the Independent’s news article

Myanmar junta hits Suu Kyi with corruption charges

YANGON: The Myanmar junta has hit deposed civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi with corruption charges over claims she accepted illegal payments of gold and more than half a million dollars in cash, state media reported. The country has been

Myanmar military blocks Facebook to shut down dissent

YANGON: Myanmar’s junta blocked Facebook and other messaging services in the name of ensuring stability as they consolidate power following a coup and the detention of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi. The move to silence online activists came after

Myanmar coup

The powerful Myanmar military has seized power by staging a coup and detained democratically elected leaders including Aung San Suu Kyi. The army has declared a state of emergency for one year after claiming voter fraud in the elections last

Myanmar’s military stages coup, detains Aung San Suu Kyi

YANGON: Myanmar’s military staged a coup on Monday, detaining de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and declaring it had taken control of the country for one year under a state of emergency. The intervention came after weeks of rising

Aung San Suu Kyi’s party wins Myanmar election

YANGON: The ruling party of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has won enough parliamentary seats to form the next government. According to official general election results released on Friday, Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) had secured the