Press freedom vital to credible Burmese reform, says CPJ report

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Recent articles in Myanmar (formerly Burma)

PEN International calls for the release of Japanese journalist Toru Kubota and all those detained for peaceful expression in Myanmar

PEN International and the Japan PEN Club call for the immediate and unconditional release of video journalist Toru Kubota in Myanmar, along with all those unjustly detained by the military government for their peaceful expression.

International Court of Justice rejects Myanmar objections to genocide case

The court decision allows the case to proceed on the merits to examine the genocide allegations against Myanmar’s military forces.

Myanmar: Internet shutdowns shrouding torchings and killings

“The coup in Myanmar is both physical and digital – and shutdowns are being abused by the Myanmar military to enforce silence.”