The National Unity Government’s plan to end discrimination against the Rohingya and replace the 1982 Citizenship Law could face opposition from among its own supporters – if the parallel government gets the chance to implement it.
A network of hardline, pro-military groups known as Pyusawhti is doing its best to spread terror among the population as it fights a dirty war against the democratic forces resisting the coup.
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To mark World Rabies Day on September 28, Myanmar unveiled a national action plan to counter an insidious, preventable disease that is 100 percent fatal.
A sharp rise in reported rapes has been blamed on the absence of a single, comprehensive law aimed at giving greater protection to women.