An airstrike killed at least 50 people at a concert in Myanmar held by an ethnic minority group in conflict with the ruling military, opposition groups and media say.
About 500 foreign dignitaries are expected to attend Queen Elizabeth's funeral in London next week, although Russia, Belarus and Myanmar will not be sending representatives.
Myanmar's military junta said today that it had executed four democracy activists accused of helping to carry out "terror acts" in the country, causing an uproar.
It has been heart-breaking to observe how a religion that could be such a force for peace was instead distorted to justify heinous crimes.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken will announce the decision on Monday at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington.
Eight-year-old Hannah had to be granted a special permit to fly to Israel for treatment because of civil war in Myanmar.
Two staff members of the aid group Save the Children are missing after an attack in Myanmar's Kayah state left at least 30 people dead.
Physicians from three religious backgrounds came together to wish little Hannah, brought to Israel from Myanmar by Save a Child's Heart, a “Merry Christmas.”
Jade miners reported to be missing after deadly landslide in Hpakant, the center of Myanmar's secretive jade industry.
Video footage purporting to show the burned bodies was circulated on social media and images were published by some media, including the Myanmar Now news portal.