Conflict in Rakhine state in Myanmar between Rohingya Muslims, state authorities and Buddhists, have taken place frequently over the last years.
The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act of 2017 introduced Thursday serves to improve US efforts to prevent major casualties overseas.
Son of longtime head of Southeast Asian nation's Jewish population to take place of father at synagogue in Yangon.
The longevity and durability of bilateral relations between the two nations will be contingent upon how democratic transition progresses inside Burma.
Celebrating the move from military rule to civilian rule may be premature.
The history of the ‘drop cap,’ the large letter at the beginning of a news story sheds light on our political differences.
As Burma begins to experience a fledgling democracy, the international community should continue to extend support and provide necessary assistance.
The latest US government’s decision to lift economic sanctions should be a new impetus for both the Thein Sein government and Suu Kyi-led opposition to address ethnic conflict and human-rights violations in minority territories.
After years of isolation and sanctions, US-Burma relations have seen improvements in recent months.
In recent years, the Burmese government’s political objective has been to convince the international community to believe in its seven-step road map toward democracy,