Politics

Ceremony to wish and denounce terrorist attacks held in Yangon

Rakhine ethnics gathered in front of Maha Bandoola Park in Yangon on September 3 and held a ceremony to wish and denounce terrorist attacks was held as civil servants and the people who lost life in the organized attacks launched by Bengali terrorists.

Myanmar’s Tatmadaw strongly denounces Turkish DPM, Mehmet Simsek as tweeting wrong photos on Rakhine issue

False news, photos and video files are being posted on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and You Tube as if they were happening in Myanmar, said the report of the government.

For instance, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister, Mehmet Simsek, tweeted four photographs, urging the international community to stop the ethnic cleansing of Rohingyas on August 29.

His post was retweeted more than 1,600 times, and liked by more than 1,200 readers.

Tatmadaw responds Myanmar’s military helicopters don’t fly over Bangladeshi air territory

Tatmadaw (defence services) responded that Myanmar’s military helicopters were not flying beyond Bangladeshi air territory, Zaw Htay, Director-General of State Counsellor Office, said on September 3.

Myanmar’s military helicopters have not been found flying over Bengladeshi air territory during a re-check on maps of transport helicopters and GPS data, Zaw Htay said.

Suu Kyi meets Mon rebel army

 

State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, also chair of the National Reconciliation Peace Centre, has met a delegation led by Nai Han Tha, vice-chairman of the New Mon State Party (NMSP), in Nay Pyi Taw, according to the State Counsellor’s Office.

They reportedly discussed the NMSP’s participation in the peace process. 

People of Maungdaw abandon more and more due to Bengali extremists terrorists attacks

Due to the Bengali extremists’ attack, locals of Maungdaw fled their homes day after day. Though, they are giving security to the area at present, there is very few people at present in Maungdaw according to locals.

After the release of Kofi Anan on Rakhine State report, Bengalis extremists terrorists attacked 30 police outposts simultaneously on August 25th.  The attack still continued on September 1st.

An interview with MP Maung Ohn from Maungdaw Township Constituency(2) on How could we control Maungdaw?

Due to the Bengali extremists’ attack, locals of Maungdaw fled their homes day after day. Though, government, and military are giving security to the area, there is very few people at present in Maungdaw. Concerning situation in Maungdaw, The Daily Eleven interviewed MP Maung Ohn from Maungdaw Township Constituency(2).

Q: There were terrorists attack starting on August 25th. Could you tell me the current situation of Maungdaw?

Upper House approves proposal to take legal action against terrorists under Anti-Terrorism Law

The Upper House approved the proposal to take legal action against the terrorists launching organized attacks in Maungdaw, Buthidaung and Yathedaung Townships, northern Rakhine State under Anti-Terrorism Law.

The proposal was submitted to the Upper House by MP Khin Maung Latt representing No 3 Constituency of Rakhine State on August 9.

Stranded Myawady villagers on Mayu mountain range safely arrive Mingyi village

Myawady villagers who have been stranded on Mayu mountain range were discovered by Tatmadawmen (government soldiers) at about 3 pm on August 29 and they stopped over for a night in Myawady village.

Together with Tatmadawmen (government soldiers), all the stranded Myawady villagers left their village and safely arrived at Mingyi village at 9 am on August 31 (today).

China strongly objects to Britain’s demand to discuss Rakhine issue in Myanmar at UNSC

China strongly objected to Britain’s demand to discuss Rakhine issue in Myanmar at the United Nations Security Council’s meeting, reported AFP.

Regarding the current terrorist attacks taking place and crisis in Rakhine State, Britain demanded that the meeting of the United Nations Security Council must be called to address the situations occurring in Rakhine State, but China strongly objected to the attempts of Britain to demand Rakhine issue to discuss at the UNSC’s meeting. The meeting was held behind the closed doors on August 30.

Maungdaw is still in danger; Bengali terrorists planted land mines and burnt homes

A house is on fire as Bengalis burnt down a house in Maungdaw

The situation of Maungdaw is still concerned and Bengali terrorists are planting land mines in villages, burnt down houses and attack on the security forces according to EMG reporters in Rakhine State.