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Archive for the category ‘ASIA & THE PACIFIC’


An Escalating Afghan Crisis of ‘Profit’ over ‘Life’
Hakim Young, MD – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Your Silence on Manus and Nauru Is Your Complicity
Lauren Bull – New Matilda
November 20th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Afghanistan Opium Production Jumps 87 Per Cent to Record Level – UN Survey
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
UN Security Council Calls on Myanmar to End Excessive Military Force in Rakhine State
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 13th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Afghanistan: From the Ground Up
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 6th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Bangladesh Envoy to US: Atrocity against Rohingya ‘Ethnic Cleansing’
Nike Ching – Voice of America News
November 6th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Statement by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Myanmar Shows Off Its Israeli Weapons
Ali Abunimah | The Electronic Intifada – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
China Just Shut Down Thousands of Factories to Fight Pollution
Global Citizen | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Bangladeshis Open Their Hearts, Homes to Rohingya Refugees
Hala Jaber – Inter Press Service-IPS
October 30th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar Conclude Visit to Bangladesh
UH High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Israel Maintains Robust Arms Trade with Rogue Regimes
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
A Polemic against Liberal Analyses of the Rohingya Crisis
Tim Frewer | Tea Circle Oxford – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Crisis Deepens for Rohingya Refugees
Maryanne Murray Buechner | UNICEF USA – Forbes
October 23rd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
The Martens Clause and War Crimes in Hawai‘i
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 23rd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
In China, a New Political Era Begins
Matthew Massee | Daily Digests – Other News
October 23rd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
‘Sri Lanka and Myanmar Are Ethnocratic States’ – Dr Maung Zarni
Bashana Abeywardane | Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 16th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Perpetrators of Genocide Say They’re ‘Good People’
Jeff Grabmeier | Ohio State University News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 9th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Colonialism Was a Disaster and Historical Facts Prove It
Joseph McQuade – The Conversation
October 2nd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Five Assumptions We Make about North Korea – And Why They’re Wrong
Benjamin Habib – The Conversation
October 2nd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
The Facts about U.S. War on Vietnam
Films by John Pilger – Information Clearing House
October 2nd, 2017 ( No Comments »)
South Korea Unexpectedly Approves Aid to North
Jason Ditz – Antiwar.com
September 25th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
U.N. Brands Myanmar Violence a ‘Textbook’ Example of Ethnic Cleansing
Stephanie Nebehay and Simon Lewis | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 18th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Rohingya Genocide: The World Can’t Help Until Myanmar Changes Its Ways
Ashraful Azad – The Conversation
September 18th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
ARSA: Who Are the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army?
Faisal Edroos – Al Jazeera
September 18th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Undercover in North Korea: “All Paths Lead to Catastrophe”
Jon Schwarz – The Intercept
September 11th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Burma/Myanmar Military Laying Anti-Personnel Mines in Trail of Fleeing Rohingya Refugees
Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 11th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Myanmar: Who Are the Rohingya Muslims?
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 11th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Why 38,000 Muslim Rohingya Refugees Have Just Fled Their Buddhist Home in Burma/Myanmar
Matthew Gindin | Tricycle – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 11th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
The Guardian View on the Slaughter in Myanmar: A Crime against Humanity
The Guardian | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 11th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Kofi Annan Commission Urges Myanmar/Burma to End Rohingya Restrictions
Al Jazeera News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 4th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Bangladesh and the Rohingya Influx: Misframed Facts, Prejudiced Responses
C R Abrar – The Daily Star, Bangladesh
September 4th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
North Korea an Aggressor? A Reality Check
Felicity Arbuthnot | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 4th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Myanmar Troops Open Fire on Civilians Fleeing Attacks
Al Jazeera News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 28th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Burma/Myanmar: Towards a Peaceful, Fair and Prosperous Future for the People of Rakhine
Advisory Commission on Rakhine State – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 28th, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Burma Covers Up Its Systematic Abuse of the Rohingya Minority Group
Editorial Board - The Washington Post
August 21st, 2017 ( No Comments »)
Pledge on 70 Years of Independence by People of Pakistan and India – 15 Aug 2017
Mazher Hussain | COVA Network– TRANSCEND Media Service
August 14th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Pledge on 70 Years of Independence by People of Pakistan and India – 15 Aug 2017)
It’s High Time For Stopping The Slow-Burning Genocide In Myanmar
Habib Siddiqui – Asian Tribune
August 14th, 2017 ( Comments Off on It’s High Time For Stopping The Slow-Burning Genocide In Myanmar)
China Extends Her Silk Road to Haiti
Georgianne Nienaber – The Huffington Post
August 7th, 2017 ( Comments Off on China Extends Her Silk Road to Haiti)
Is Irrawaddy News Group Leading the Genocide Propaganda in Burma/Myanmar?
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 7th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Is Irrawaddy News Group Leading the Genocide Propaganda in Burma/Myanmar?)
Trump Finds Reason for the U.S. to Remain in Afghanistan: $1 Trillion in Untapped Mineral Deposits
Mark Landler and James Risen – The New York Times
August 7th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
End of Mission Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN Information Center – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on End of Mission Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar)
The Logic in North Korean ‘Madness’
Ann Wright – Consortium News
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Logic in North Korean ‘Madness’)
Fukushima Radiation and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Dahr Jamail | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Fukushima Radiation and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics)
The Killing Fields of Australia – A Matter of Routine
Chris Graham – New Matilda
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Killing Fields of Australia – A Matter of Routine)
Myanmar to Humanitarian Groups: THOU SHALL NOT FEED THE MUSLIMS – without Gov Knowledge & Monitor
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 10th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar to Humanitarian Groups: THOU SHALL NOT FEED THE MUSLIMS – without Gov Knowledge & Monitor)
Why Is Myanmar Refusing a UN Probe if There Is No Rohingya Genocide?
Carbonated TV – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 10th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Why Is Myanmar Refusing a UN Probe if There Is No Rohingya Genocide?)
In Myanmar, One Girl’s Plight Epitomizes Rohingya Struggle: Worse than Prison
Todd Pitman - AP News
July 10th, 2017 ( Comments Off on In Myanmar, One Girl’s Plight Epitomizes Rohingya Struggle: Worse than Prison)
They Kill Children, Massacre Civilians, Use Slave Labour and Human Shields, and Are Trained by Britain
Mark Farmaner – HuffPost UK
July 3rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on They Kill Children, Massacre Civilians, Use Slave Labour and Human Shields, and Are Trained by Britain)
A Comparative Study of World’s Truth Commissions: From Madness to Hope
Prof. Bishnu Pathak – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 3rd, 2017 ( 4 Comments »)
Cardinal Bo Takes Aim at Minority Abuses in Eid Message
Union of Catholic Asian News – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 3rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Cardinal Bo Takes Aim at Minority Abuses in Eid Message)
‘I Am Deeply Troubled by Aung San Suu Kyi and Her Denial of the Rohingya Genocide’: Maung Zarni
Adil Zaman – The Citizen (India)
June 26th, 2017 ( Comments Off on ‘I Am Deeply Troubled by Aung San Suu Kyi and Her Denial of the Rohingya Genocide’: Maung Zarni)
Bangladesh Cardinal Defends Rights of Rohingya Refugees
Nirmala Carvalho | Crux – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 26th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Bangladesh Cardinal Defends Rights of Rohingya Refugees)
Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 19th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar)
The West Can’t Smell What Eurasia is Cooking
Pepe Escobar – Sputnik News
June 19th, 2017 ( 4 Comments »)
UN Moves on Myanmar, Too Little Too Late?
Daily Times – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 19th, 2017 ( Comments Off on UN Moves on Myanmar, Too Little Too Late?)
Japan’s Terrible Anti-Terror Law Just Made ‘The Minority Report’ Reality
Jake Adelstein – The Daily Beast
June 19th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Japan’s Terrible Anti-Terror Law Just Made ‘The Minority Report’ Reality)
India, Pakistan to Join Shanghai [SCO] Pact
Anadolu Agency - Yeni Şafak
June 12th, 2017 ( Comments Off on India, Pakistan to Join Shanghai [SCO] Pact)
Courage for Peace, Not for War, in Afghanistan
Kathy Kelly – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 12th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Courage for Peace, Not for War, in Afghanistan)
Avoiding Apocalypse on the Korean Peninsula
Rajan Menon | TomDispatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 5th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Avoiding Apocalypse on the Korean Peninsula)
UN Secretariat Designates Jammu and Kashmir as a “Separate Country” Independent of India
The aPolitical – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 5th, 2017 ( Comments Off on UN Secretariat Designates Jammu and Kashmir as a “Separate Country” Independent of India)
Kashmir
Dr. Ravi P. Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 5th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Kashmir)
Conflict Management in Kashmir
Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 5th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Conflict Management in Kashmir)
Kashmir
Dr. Ravi P. Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 29th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Kashmir)
Indian Establishment Lauds Military’s Use of Kashmiri Youth as “Human Shield”
Wasantha Rupasinghe | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 29th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Indian Establishment Lauds Military’s Use of Kashmiri Youth as “Human Shield”)
A Murderous History of Korea
Bruce Cumings | London Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 15th, 2017 ( 2 Comments »)
The Universal Lesson of the Courage of East Timor
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 15th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Universal Lesson of the Courage of East Timor)
Myanmar Army Allegedly Left Rohingya Refugees with Bullet Wounds and Burns
Emanuel Stoakes – The Guardian
May 15th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Army Allegedly Left Rohingya Refugees with Bullet Wounds and Burns)
Red Cross Demands Access to Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar
PressTV – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 15th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Red Cross Demands Access to Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar)
US Bandwagon Gets Further Exposed on Myanmar Alignment amidst Rohingya Genocide
TamilNet – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 15th, 2017 ( Comments Off on US Bandwagon Gets Further Exposed on Myanmar Alignment amidst Rohingya Genocide)
Two Koreas: History at a Glance
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 8th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Islamophobia Redux in Myanmar
David Scott Mathieson – Asia Times
May 8th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Islamophobia Redux in Myanmar)
Japan Should Be More Active Peace Contributor
Shinichi Kitaoka | The Japan News - The Yomiuri Shimbun
May 1st, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Endless Atrocities: The US Role in Creating the North Korean Fortress-State
Robert J Barsocchini | Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 1st, 2017 ( 2 Comments »)
Stuck in the Middle, South Korea Has Few Options for Securing Peace with Its Northern Neighbour
Bernard Loo Fook Weng – The Conversation
May 1st, 2017 ( Comments Off on Stuck in the Middle, South Korea Has Few Options for Securing Peace with Its Northern Neighbour)
Burma/Myanmar: “Communal Violence” Argument Being Peddled Again
Dr. Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 1st, 2017 ( Comments Off on Burma/Myanmar: “Communal Violence” Argument Being Peddled Again)
Why Does North Korea Want Nukes?
Paul Atwood – CounterPunch
April 24th, 2017 ( 2 Comments »)
US Threat of War Forces North Korea into Siege State Mentality
Carlos Martinez – Russia Today
April 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on US Threat of War Forces North Korea into Siege State Mentality)
An Evolution of Rohingya Persecution in Myanmar: From Strategic Embrace to Genocide
Alice Cowley and Maung Zarni | Middle East Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on An Evolution of Rohingya Persecution in Myanmar: From Strategic Embrace to Genocide)
Another Vietnam, 1965-1975: Unseen Images of the War from the Winning Side
Alex Q. Arbuckle | Mashable – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Another Vietnam, 1965-1975: Unseen Images of the War from the Winning Side)
Australia Beckons a War with China
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 17th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Australia Beckons a War with China)
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Describe Military Tactic of Systematic Rape
Michael Sullivan and Ashley Westerman – National Public Radio-NPR
April 17th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Describe Military Tactic of Systematic Rape)
Rohingya Killings Expose Fraud of Burmese “Democracy”
John Roberts | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 10th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Killings Expose Fraud of Burmese “Democracy”)
“Rohingya Resistance”: The Media Is “Bigging It Up” without Analysis or Insights
Maung Zarni – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 3rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on “Rohingya Resistance”: The Media Is “Bigging It Up” without Analysis or Insights)
Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar’s Great Hope Fails to Live Up to Expectations
Poppy McPherson – The Guardian
April 3rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar’s Great Hope Fails to Live Up to Expectations)
Cambodia Rejects US War Debt, Slams US Imperial Brutality
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Cambodia Rejects US War Debt, Slams US Imperial Brutality)
These Two Rivers Were Just Given the Same Legal Rights as Humans in India
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 27th, 2017 ( 2 Comments »)
Genocide 1971: Bangladeshi Government Moves to Get UN Recognition
Inam Ahmed and Shakhawat Liton – The Daily Star [Bangladesh]
March 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Genocide 1971: Bangladeshi Government Moves to Get UN Recognition)
UN Official Says ‘Crimes against Humanity’ Could Be Unfolding in Myanmar
James Griffiths and Kristie Lu Stout - CNN
March 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on UN Official Says ‘Crimes against Humanity’ Could Be Unfolding in Myanmar)
Kofi Annan Interim Report on Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Kofi Annan, Chairman of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Kofi Annan Interim Report on Myanmar’s Rakhine State)
North Korea Tensions Pose Early, and Perilous, Test for Trump
David E. Sanger, Choe Sang-Hun, Chris Buckley and Michael R. Gordon – The New York Times
March 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on North Korea Tensions Pose Early, and Perilous, Test for Trump)
U.N. Warned That Myanmar May Be Trying to Expel the Rohingya Population Entirely
Feliz Solomon – Time
March 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on U.N. Warned That Myanmar May Be Trying to Expel the Rohingya Population Entirely)
Myanmar/Burma: People’s Tribunal Emphasizes Solidarity across Ethnic, Religious Lines
Sally Kantar – The Irrawaddy
March 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar/Burma: People’s Tribunal Emphasizes Solidarity across Ethnic, Religious Lines)
The Dangers of the New Child Marriage Law in Bangladesh
Soumya Guha – Al Jazeera
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Dangers of the New Child Marriage Law in Bangladesh)
Dalai Lama Adds Voice to Pope’s in Calling for the Persecution of Rohingya to End
Lindsay Murdoch | People’s Tribunal on Myanmar – The Sydney Morning Herald
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Dalai Lama Adds Voice to Pope’s in Calling for the Persecution of Rohingya to End)
Hawaii: Science, Religion and Spirituality on Mauna Kea – The Thirty Meter Telescope
Millicent Cummings | Honolulu Civil Beat – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Hawaii: Science, Religion and Spirituality on Mauna Kea – The Thirty Meter Telescope)
A People without a Country
Haroon Habib – The Hindu
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on A People without a Country)
Shining a Light on Rohingya Refugees
Dewey Sim | Global Journalist - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Shining a Light on Rohingya Refugees)
Eurasia Integration: A Three-Speed Affair
Pepe Escobar – Sputnik News
February 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Eurasia Integration: A Three-Speed Affair)
Inaugural Permanent People’s Tribunal on Myanmar Atrocity Crimes
Astro Awani Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Inaugural Permanent People’s Tribunal on Myanmar Atrocity Crimes)
Regional Actors Should Take a Stand against Myanmar
Priyamvada Gopal – Al Jazeera
February 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Regional Actors Should Take a Stand against Myanmar)
Terrorist Political Leadership
Saad Rasool – The Nation {Pakistan}
February 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Terrorist Political Leadership)
Exclusive: More Than 1,000 Feared Killed in Myanmar Army Crackdown on Rohingya – U.N. Officials
Antoni Slodkowski | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Exclusive: More Than 1,000 Feared Killed in Myanmar Army Crackdown on Rohingya – U.N. Officials)
Burma Loses a Key Voice for Tolerance
Linda Lakhdhir | Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Burma Loses a Key Voice for Tolerance)
Myanmar Army Killed and Raped in Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing: UN
Reuters – Channel News Asia
February 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Army Killed and Raped in Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing: UN)
Mark Zuckerberg Is Suing to Force Native Hawaiians off Their Ancestral Land to Build an Island Resort
Nathan Wellman | US Uncut – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 30th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Facebook’s Zuckerberg Sues to Force Land Sales in Hawai’i
Andrew Gomes – Honolulu Star Advertiser
January 23rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Facebook’s Zuckerberg Sues to Force Land Sales in Hawai’i)
The Truth behind the Overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom
Kamehameha Schools Ho‘okahua Cultural Vibrancy Group – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 23rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Truth behind the Overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom)
Final Communiqué OIC Extraordinary Session: The Situation of the Rohingya Muslim Minority in Myanmar
Organisation of Islamic Cooperation – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 23rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Final Communiqué OIC Extraordinary Session: The Situation of the Rohingya Muslim Minority in Myanmar)
Is the Myanmar Government and Military Flirting with ‘Acts of Genocide’ against the Rohingya?
Michael G. Karnavas – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 16th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Is the Myanmar Government and Military Flirting with ‘Acts of Genocide’ against the Rohingya?)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Is a Wildly Popular Fascist
Walden Bello – The Nation
January 16th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Is a Wildly Popular Fascist)
Myanmar’s Shameful Denial
The New York Times | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 16th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar’s Shameful Denial)
The Ongoing Genocide in Myanmar
Ashraful Azad – Open Democracy
January 9th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Ongoing Genocide in Myanmar)
The Smoking Gun! No Question on Illegality of the U.S. Overthrow of the Hawaiian Government in 1893
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 9th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Smoking Gun! No Question on Illegality of the U.S. Overthrow of the Hawaiian Government in 1893)
Rohingya in Burma/Myanmar: Nobel Laureates Urge Action over ‘Ethnic Cleansing’
Submitted by Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 2nd, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Sanction Myanmar and Give the Rohingya a State of Their Own
Anders Corr - Forbes
January 2nd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Sanction Myanmar and Give the Rohingya a State of Their Own)
Burma: Rohingya Recount Killings, Rape, and Arson
Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Burma: Rohingya Recount Killings, Rape, and Arson)
Myanmar Government Accused of Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya Muslims
Ed Adamczyk | UPI – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Government Accused of Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya Muslims)
Decades of Denial as Rohingya Genocide Continues
Nancy Hudson-Rodd | New Mandala – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Decades of Denial as Rohingya Genocide Continues)
Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (Rome) Takes Up ‘Urgent Case’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya
International State Crime Initiative – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (Rome) Takes Up ‘Urgent Case’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya)
Broken Men in Paradise
Roger Cohen – The New York Times
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Broken Men in Paradise)
Japan’s Center for Glocal Studies Publishes Article on the Acting Government of the Hawaiian Kingdom
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Japan’s Center for Glocal Studies Publishes Article on the Acting Government of the Hawaiian Kingdom)
The ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya Community Is Underway
Public Radio International – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya Community Is Underway)
14 Countries Press Myanmar to Allow Aid in Rohingya Areas
Mike Ives – The New York Times
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on 14 Countries Press Myanmar to Allow Aid in Rohingya Areas)
Burma Could Be Guilty of ‘Crimes against Humanity’ as Rohingya Crackdown Intensifies
Nikhil Kumar - Time
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Burma Could Be Guilty of ‘Crimes against Humanity’ as Rohingya Crackdown Intensifies)
The ASEAN Ulama & NGOs Declaration on the Myanmar Genocide of Rohingya
Malaysian Consultative Council of Islamic Organization - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The ASEAN Ulama & NGOs Declaration on the Myanmar Genocide of Rohingya)
Confronting Genocide in Myanmar: The Urgent Need to Prevent and Protect
Katherine Southwick | Asia & the Pacific Policy Society – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Confronting Genocide in Myanmar: The Urgent Need to Prevent and Protect)
A Genocide in the Making
Sir Geoffrey Nice and Francis Wade – Foreign Policy
December 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on A Genocide in the Making)
Rohingya Tribunal Request to Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal
Posted by Antonio C. S. Rosa | Editor – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Tribunal Request to Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal)
Australia: Desperate Refugee Sets Fire to Himself in a Bank
Peter Byrne | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Australia: Desperate Refugee Sets Fire to Himself in a Bank)
This Muslim Purge in Myanmar Is So Awful You Can See It from Space
Patrick Winn - Public Radio International
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on This Muslim Purge in Myanmar Is So Awful You Can See It from Space)
Myanmar Urged by U.N. Expert to Let Aid Flow to Mainly Muslim State
Nick Cumming-Bruce – The New York Times
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Urged by U.N. Expert to Let Aid Flow to Mainly Muslim State)
The Public Loves Myanmar’s New War on Muslims
Poppy McPherson | Foreign Policy – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 14th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Public Loves Myanmar’s New War on Muslims)
Burmese Soldiers Accused of Raping and Killing Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar
Esther Htusan, Martha Mendoza – The Independent
November 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Burmese Soldiers Accused of Raping and Killing Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar)
Nauru, Refugees, and the Australian Torture Complex
Binoy Kampmark | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 31st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Nauru, Refugees, and the Australian Torture Complex)
Genocide of Rohingya in Myanmar May Be Entering New and Deadly Phase
Queen Mary University of London – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 24th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Genocide of Rohingya in Myanmar May Be Entering New and Deadly Phase)
South Asia Regional Cooperation: What Is in It for the Citizens?
Kedar Neupane – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 17th, 2016 ( Comments Off on South Asia Regional Cooperation: What Is in It for the Citizens?)
Rohingya Crisis: ‘Latest Violence Marks Predictable Escalation in Burma/Myanmar’s Genocidal Process’
Jacob J – International Business Times
October 17th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Crisis: ‘Latest Violence Marks Predictable Escalation in Burma/Myanmar’s Genocidal Process’)
Demolition of Religious Buildings in Myanmar’s Rakhine State Set to Start
Radio Free Asia – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Demolition of Religious Buildings in Myanmar’s Rakhine State Set to Start)
Hawaiians Openly Reject President Obama’s Invented Process to Create a Native Hawaiian Tribe
James Albertini | Malu 'Aina Center for Non-violent Education & Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Hawaiians Openly Reject President Obama’s Invented Process to Create a Native Hawaiian Tribe)
Resuscitating Post-Disaster Response in Nepal
Kedar Neupane – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Resuscitating Post-Disaster Response in Nepal)
Most of Japanese Millennials Are Virgins: Survey
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 26th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Most of Japanese Millennials Are Virgins: Survey)
Uprising in Kashmir ‘If We Protest, the Soldiers Will Shoot at Us’
Fahad Shah – Der Spiegel
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Uprising in Kashmir ‘If We Protest, the Soldiers Will Shoot at Us’)
What 80 Million Unexploded US Bombs Did to Laos
Rebecca Wright - CNN
September 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on What 80 Million Unexploded US Bombs Did to Laos)
Afghan Opium Production 40 Times Higher since US-NATO Invasion
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 5th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Afghan Opium Production 40 Times Higher since US-NATO Invasion)
Broadspectrum ‘Violating’ Human Rights at Australian Offshore Detention Centers
Pratap Chatterjee | CorpWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 15th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Broadspectrum ‘Violating’ Human Rights at Australian Offshore Detention Centers)
Dark Past: So Little Has Changed in Australia’s Posture towards Asylum Seekers
Antony Loewenstein – The Guardian
August 15th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Dark Past: So Little Has Changed in Australia’s Posture towards Asylum Seekers)
Australia: Appalling Abuse, Neglect of Refugees on Nauru
Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Australia: Appalling Abuse, Neglect of Refugees on Nauru)
Australia: The Scourge of Youth Detention
Binoy Kampmark | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Australia: The Scourge of Youth Detention)
Dispatches: Torture of Australia’s Children
Elaine Pearson | Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Dispatches: Torture of Australia’s Children)
The Long Cruel Reach of Indonesia’s Death Penalty
Liliana Segura – The Intercept
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Long Cruel Reach of Indonesia’s Death Penalty)
The Real Secret of the South China Sea
Pepe Escobar – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Real Secret of the South China Sea)
Hawai’i National Holiday: Restoration Day
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Hawai’i National Holiday: Restoration Day)
Kashmir on Fire
Taimur Zulfiqar- The Manila Times
July 25th, 2016 ( 2 Comments »)
How the Hague Ruling against China Could Spell Trouble for Japan
Julian Ryall – South China Morning Post
July 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on How the Hague Ruling against China Could Spell Trouble for Japan)
The Religious Cult Secretly Running Japan
Jake Adelstein and Mari Yamamoto – The Daily Beast
July 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Religious Cult Secretly Running Japan)
India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)
Alexander Mercouris |The Duran – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on India and Pakistan Join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO))
Genocide in Burma [Myanmar]
Joshua Kurlantzick – Washington Monthly
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Genocide in Burma [Myanmar])
The New Burma Is Starting to Look Too Much Like the Old Burma
Elliott Prasse-Freeman – Foreign Policy
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The New Burma Is Starting to Look Too Much Like the Old Burma)
Sri Lanka Wants the World to Forget about Justice for War Victims – Please Don’t
Nirmanusan Balasundaram – The Guardian
July 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Sri Lanka Wants the World to Forget about Justice for War Victims – Please Don’t)
Cluster Bombs Used in Sri Lanka’s Civil War, Leaked Photos Suggest
Emanuel Stoakes – The Guardian
June 27th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Cluster Bombs Used in Sri Lanka’s Civil War, Leaked Photos Suggest)
Aung San Suu Kyi Is in Power. So Why Is She Ignoring Her Country’s Most Vulnerable People?
Richard Cockett – Foreign Policy
June 20th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Aung San Suu Kyi Is in Power. So Why Is She Ignoring Her Country’s Most Vulnerable People?)
Can Suu Kyi Bring Change for Myanmar Expats?
The Nation | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Can Suu Kyi Bring Change for Myanmar Expats?)
Rohingya: A Challenge for ASEAN Society
Muhammad Pizaro – The Jakarta Post
June 13th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Rohingya: A Challenge for ASEAN Society)
NGOs Call on Thailand to Better Protect Rohingya Refugees, Victims of Trafficking
Nontarat Phaicharoen – Benar News
June 13th, 2016 ( Comments Off on NGOs Call on Thailand to Better Protect Rohingya Refugees, Victims of Trafficking)
Building Trust in Afghanistan
Kathy Kelly | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 6th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Building Trust in Afghanistan)
Indonesia: Child Tobacco Workers Suffer as Firms Profit
Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 30th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Indonesia: Child Tobacco Workers Suffer as Firms Profit)
[Jeju Forum] Norwegian Scholar Johan Galtung Criticizes No ‘Exit Strategy’ on North Korea
The Korea Herald – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 30th, 2016 ( Comments Off on [Jeju Forum] Norwegian Scholar Johan Galtung Criticizes No ‘Exit Strategy’ on North Korea)
North Korea: Love Thy Leader
Israel Shamir – The Unz Review
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on North Korea: Love Thy Leader)
People Are Likening the Next Philippine President to Donald Trump. Here’s Why.
Walden Bello – Foreign Policy In Focus
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on People Are Likening the Next Philippine President to Donald Trump. Here’s Why.)
Pandit Parmanand: Prisons as Homes for Long Periods for India’s Freedom
Surya Nath Prasad, Ph. D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Pandit Parmanand: Prisons as Homes for Long Periods for India’s Freedom)
Myanmar’s Shame
Wayne Hay – Al Jazeera
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Myanmar’s Shame)
The Martens Clause and War Crimes in Hawai‘i
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Martens Clause and War Crimes in Hawai‘i)
Under International Law Native Hawaiians Are Victims of Genocide
Hawaiian Kingdom Blog – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Under International Law Native Hawaiians Are Victims of Genocide)
Why Burma Is Trying to Stop People from Using [Rohingya] the Name of Its Persecuted Muslim Minority
Feliz Solomon - Time
May 16th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Why Burma Is Trying to Stop People from Using [Rohingya] the Name of Its Persecuted Muslim Minority)
Us Defies Myanmar Government Request to Stop Using Term Rohingya
The Guardian – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 16th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
The Rohingya and [Nobel Peace Laureate] Suu Kyi’s Myanmar aka Burma
Adryel Talamantes and Austin Bodetti – The Diplomat
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Rohingya and [Nobel Peace Laureate] Suu Kyi’s Myanmar aka Burma)
Two Refugees Set Themselves Alight in Australia’s Nauru Detention Centre
Max Newman, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Two Refugees Set Themselves Alight in Australia’s Nauru Detention Centre)
Ships to Nowhere: The Brutal Trafficking of Rohingya Refugees
Mili Mitra | Brown Political Review-Brown University – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 9th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Ships to Nowhere: The Brutal Trafficking of Rohingya Refugees)
Sanctions and Defiance in North Korea
Mel Gurtov, PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 2nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on Sanctions and Defiance in North Korea)
The Battle over the Word ‘Rohingya’ [in Burma aka Myanmar]
Adam Taylor – The Washington Post
May 2nd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Battle over the Word ‘Rohingya’ [in Burma aka Myanmar])
It’s Way Past Time to Stop Mistreating Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar
Syed Hamid Albar – Los Angeles Times
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on It’s Way Past Time to Stop Mistreating Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar)
Boat Tragedy Highlights Myanmar’s Treatment of Rohingyas
John Zaw – UCA News
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Boat Tragedy Highlights Myanmar’s Treatment of Rohingyas)
The Shame of Anzac Day: An Aotearoan Perspective
Kieran Kelly – Dissident Voice
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Shame of Anzac Day: An Aotearoan Perspective)
Post-Disaster Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in Nepal: Bleak Future
Kedar Neupane – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Post-Disaster Rehabilitation and Reconstruction in Nepal: Bleak Future)
Nauru: Suicide and Punishment
Binoy Kampmark – Dissident Voice
April 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Nauru: Suicide and Punishment)
Singapore Family Feud
The Wall Street Journal – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 18th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Singapore Family Feud)
Australia: The Dirty Secret of Utopia
John Pilger – Russia Today
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Australia: The Dirty Secret of Utopia)
How [Nobel Peace laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi and Her U.S. Allies Deny Burmese Anti-Muslim Atrocities
Usaid M. Siddiqui - AlterNet
April 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on How [Nobel Peace laureate] Aung San Suu Kyi and Her U.S. Allies Deny Burmese Anti-Muslim Atrocities)
U.S. Can’t See ‘Genocide’ When It Might Benefit: Analyst
PressTV – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on U.S. Can’t See ‘Genocide’ When It Might Benefit: Analyst)