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UN rights chief fears Myanmar heading to ‘full blown conflict’ with echoes of Syria

Her enchantment referenced a bloody crackdown by safety forces within the central city of Bago final week that killed a minimum of 82 individuals and compelled others to flee to…

Myanmar’s military is charging families $85 to retrieve bodies of relatives killed in crackdown

At least 82 folks have been killed Friday in Bago, 90 kilometers (56 miles) northeast of Yangon, after the town was “raided” by the army’s safety forces, mentioned advocacy group…

South Korea launches first homegrown supersonic jet fighter

Once operational, the KF-21 jet is anticipated to be armed with a spread of air-to-air and air-to-surface missiles — and presumably even air-launched cruise missiles. The twin-engine fighters will are…

Myanmar military denies responsibility for child deaths and says elections could be pushed back

During an hour-long dialog with CNN, the navy spokesperson was steadfast in upholding the junta’s official narrative: that the generals are merely “safeguarding” the nation whereas they examine a “fraudulent”…

China flanks Taiwan with military exercises in air and sea

The Chinese plane service Liaoning and its escorts have been conducting maneuvers round Taiwan, China’s army mentioned in an announcement Monday. “It was a routine training exercise organized according to…

Myanmar’s military is waging war on its citizens. Some say it’s time to fight back

The chance of a deepening civil warfare in Myanmar is “high,” Gen. Yawd Serk stated from his administrative base in Chiang Mai province. “The world has changed. I see people…

Japan’s powerful patriarchy often sidelines women. Fixing that won’t be easy

Experts say some males of that era carry beliefs that girls are finest left at dwelling, or ought to attend conferences however stay silent. But Momoko Nojo, a Tokyo-based economics…

Myanmar’s junta releases 8 of 11 people arrested after communicating with CNN

CNN is the primary worldwide media group to be given permission to report from the Southeast Asian nation for the reason that army unseated the civilian authorities in a coup…

Truck driver expresses ‘deep remorse’ after deadly Taiwan train crash

Authorities are investigating a crane truck that slid down an incline and fell into the trail of a passenger prepare carrying 498 individuals. In complete, 50 individuals died in Friday’s…

Floods, landslides, kill dozens in Indonesia and East Timor

At least 49 households have been hit on Flores, within the east of Indonesia’s sprawling archipelago, Raditya Jati, a BNPB spokesman mentioned in an announcement. “Dozens of houses were buried…