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Myanmar Military’s Vast Business Revenue Enables Abuses, U.N. Says

BANGKOK — The Myanmar military controls an extensive business empire that enables it to avoid accountability…

Top Myanmar Generals Are Barred From Entering U.S. Over Rohingya Killings

BANGKOK — The United States has imposed sanctions on Myanmar’s top military commander, Senior Gen. Min…

‘Our Duty to Fight’: The Rise of Militant Buddhism

GINTOTA, Sri Lanka — The Buddhist abbot was sitting cross-legged in his monastery, fulminating against the…

When Rohingya Refugees Fled to India, Hate on Facebook Followed

KOLKATA, India — Mohammad Salim, a Rohingya Muslim refugee, thought he had left genocidal violence and…

Radical Buddhist Monk Is Charged With Sedition in Myanmar

SITTWE, Myanmar — Ashin Wirathu, a radical Buddhist monk in Myanmar, has been charged with sedition…

The Saturday Profile: In Myanmar, a Former General Repents

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar — U Shwe Mann, a battle-scarred general, grabbed his gun and waited. Myanmar’s first…

Myanmar Releases Reuters Journalists Jailed for Reporting on Rohingya Crackdown

HONG KONG — Two prizewinning journalists were released from prison in Yangon, Myanmar, on Tuesday after…

Shared Buddhist Faith Offers No Shield From Myanmar Military

SITTWE, Myanmar — The blood was flowing again, as it has so often, in Rakhine State,…