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ACN to hold three days of prayer for Myanmar on second...

Pope Francis earlier this week also called for prayers for Myanmar where an old Catholic church was burned and destroyed this month

Buddhist monk leads deadly pro-junta militias in Myanmar’s Sagaing region

The stern-looking 40-year-old monk with broad shoulders and wide-set eyes made a name for himself in Sagaing’s Kanbalu township

Myanmar’s Catholic Church leaders issue ‘passionate appeal’ for peace

“In a country blessed with so many great resources, the destruction of lives is a heart-wrenching tragedy,” said the Catholic bishops

Pope Francis appeals for prayers for ‘forgiveness, love, and peace’ in...

The pope asked the people to pray that the conflict will end soon and that “a new time of forgiveness, love, and peace will begin”

Catholic priest, Baptist pastor reported killed in Myanmar bombing

Myanmar has been in turmoil since Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government was toppled in a military coup almost two years ago

Major land border crossing between Myanmar and Thailand reopens after 3...

The reopened Myawaddy-Mae Sot Friendship Bridge will boost trade between the Southeast Asian neighbors

Human Rights Watch calls on Indonesia, ASEAN to pressure Myanmar to...

HRW called on Indonesia to take action to hold the Myanmar junta accountable for its failure to implement a regional five-point consensus

Nearly 200 Rohingya refugees land in Indonesia in latest boat arrival

Four vessels carrying Rohingya refugees have already landed in Indonesia in November and December last year

Rohingya refugees get emergency treatment after boat lands in Indonesia

Each year thousands of Rohingyas risk their lives on long, expensive sea journeys in an attempt to reach Malaysia or Indonesia

Rights groups slam Malaysia court decision on Myanmar deportation

Malaysia does not formally recognize refugees, treating them as undocumented migrants

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