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Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 100.3 Alert (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 4
WFP Hunger Map: 5 % undernourished
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 503,000 IDPs
Economist Intelligence Unit Sovereign Ratings: Rating CC
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Unchanged
News up to: UN to ‘urgently’ send rights probe to Myanmar 03/25 UN to 'urgently' send rights probe to Myanmar 03/24 UN rights council approves fact-finding mission in Myanmar 03/24 The problem with a one woman show 03/23 Myanmar praises China for suspending rebels' bank account 03/22 Myanmar mother sues son for calling her a ‘prostitute’ 03/22 Myanmar mother sues son for calling her a 'prostitute' 03/21 FACTBOX - The MNDAA: Myanmar's crowdfunding ethnic insurgent group 03/21 Bridge name makes troubled waters for Myanmar’s Suu Kyi 03/20 Myanmar investigators question Rohingya in Bangladesh camps 03/20 Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi urges artists to support national unity, peace 03/20 Contrast in style as Duterte meets Myanmar's Suu Kyi 03/20 Bridge name creates troubled waters for Myanmar’s Suu Kyi 03/19 Bridge name makes troubled waters for Myanmar's Suu Kyi 03/19 Four in court over murder of top Myanmar lawyer 03/18 Philippines’ Duterte to visit Myanmar, Thailand next week 03/17 Myanmar must allow Rohingya to leave camps: Annan commission 03/17 Four in court over murder of top Myanmar lawyer 03/17 Kofi Annan calls on Myanmar to allow access to troubled area 03/16 Myanmar must 'allow Rohingya to leave' bleak camps 03/16 Exclusive: Children among hundreds of Rohingya detained in Myanmar crackdown 03/16 Rights law the wrong move? 03/16 Myanmar must work to close Rohingya camps, says Kofi Annan panel 03/16 Dozens of Myanmar soldiers killed in rebel clashes near China border 03/14 Murdered Lawyer Was Working on Plan to Undercut Myanmar Military 03/14 Hate speech Myanmar monk banned from sermons by Buddhist council 03/13 EU Is Once Again Failing To Stop Genocide 03/13 Myanmar hit by 5.1 magnitude quake, no reports of damage 03/13 Hate speech Myanmar monk banned from sermons by Buddhist council 03/11 Hate speech Buddhist monk banned from Myanmar sermons 03/11 Hate speech Myanmar monk banned from preaching by Buddhist council 03/11 Hounded and ridiculed for complaining of rape 03/10 'Crimes against humanity' in Myanmar - UN rapporteur 03/10 Myanmar’s forefather of modern economics, U Hla Myint, passes at age 97 03/09 More than 20,000 flee Myanmar conflict and cross border to China 03/09 Thousands flee to China to escape Myanmar violence 03/09 Myanmar violence: 20,000 people seek refuge in China 03/09 China says more than 20,000 from Myanmar seek refuge across border 03/09 Thousands flee Myanmar army clashes with insurgents near China border, official says 03/08 ‘Creating Inclusive Growth’ Forum held on the first day of Women’s Week-Myanmar 03/08 Northern Myanmar fighting calls for Beijing’s tactical involvement 03/08 Open letter to State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi 03/08 H&M Factory in Myanmar Damaged in Violent Labor Dispute 03/07 30 dead as intense fighting breaks out in Myanmar-China border town 03/06 Myanmar army accuses rebels of deadly Kokang attack 03/06 Deadly clashes hit Myanmar's border with China 03/06 Myanmar says ethnic rebels stage raid on northeastern town 03/06 Ethnic group attacks Myanmar army near China border, 30 dead - government 03/06 Rule of Law important when thinking about rights for women - State Counsellor 03/06 Despite calls for reform, prisoners continue hard labour in shackles 03/04 MRF Chairman Dr.Soe Tun discusses the meaning of Peasant’s Day 03/03 Suu Kyi’s state of denial 03/03 Into Myanmar's Stalled Peace Process Steps China 03/02 Myanmar govt swats away ‘biased’ UN abuse claims 03/01 Suu Kyi aide dismisses UN pressure over abuse of Rohingya 03/01 At least 160 killed in clashes on Myanmar-China border: army 02/28 No ethnic armed organisation seeks political change through armed struggle - CNF 02/28 Obama-era human rights envoy says U.N. must investigate Myanmar 02/27 Myanmar's Suu Kyi says killing of top Muslim lawyer 'great loss' 02/26 Myanmar's Suu Kyi eulogizes slain legal adviser 02/26 ‘A great loss’: Aung San Suu Kyi breaks her silence over assassination of top lawyer who criticised military’s influence 02/26 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi breaks silence on killing of top lawyer 02/26 Myanmar police blame grudge, not army, for murder of prominent lawyer Ko Ni 02/25 British human rights campaigner refused visa to Myanmar 02/25 Ministry says lawyer’s assassination due to ‘extreme patriotic fervour, personal grudge’ 02/25 Myanmar police blame grudge, not army, for lawyer's murder 02/25 Myanmar's Rohingya: Is Peace Possible? 02/25 The first National Education Strategic Plan (NESP) launched 02/24 350 Myanmar farmers facing court over land grabs 02/24 Myanmar's powerful Wa militia warns no peace in sight 02/23 Myanmar Rohingya Not Returning, Despite Halt in Crackdown 02/22 Myanmar probes murder of 4 people in Rakhine 02/21 Humanitarian situation worsens in Myanmar despite Aung San Suu Kyi 02/21 Mon Chief Minister Min Min Oo to resign 02/18 Myanmar army ends operations in north Rakhine: govt 02/17 Probe of Myanmar assassination names army-linked suspect 02/16 Myanmar says army ends operation in troubled Rakhine state 02/16 Myanmar announces one more suspect behind legal advisor assassination 02/16 Myanmar says military operation in troubled Rakhine has ended 02/16 Military operation in troubled Rakhine has ended, says Myanmar 02/16 Myanmar announces end to security operations in Rakhine state 02/16 Myanmar military ends crackdown against Rohingya 02/16 Will Myanmar’s march to democracy trip up? 02/15 Myanmar to probe police over Rohingya abuse allegations 02/13 Suu Kyi urges Myanmar armed ethnic groups to sign cease-fire 02/12 Does India require a border fence with Myanmar? 02/11 Armed bodyguards increased for Aung San Suu Kyi’s security 02/09 Muslim Lawyer Shot Dead in Myanmar 02/08 Myanmar monks held for 4m meth pills haul 02/08 Burma: Rohingya minority persecuted by army amid domestic indifference 02/08 Buddhist monk arrested in Burma after four million meth pills, ammunition found in monastery 02/07 Optimism and despair in Myanmar 02/06 Myanmar Security Forces Allegedly Raped And Abused Rohingya Women And Girls 02/06 Myanmar army, police 'gang rape' Rohingya women systematically: HRW 02/06 Myanmar officials "in denial" over U.N. report on crimes against Rohingya 02/06 Myanmar’s probe of Muslim lawyer’s killing beset by leaks, confusion 02/04 Police Chief Runs Investigation of Myanmar Lawyer’s Killing 02/04 Myanmar parliament warns against parcel bomb 02/04 Myanmar arrests second suspect in Muslim lawyer murder 02/04 Myanmar's probe of lawyer's killing beset by leaks, confusion 02/03