The ruling National League for Democracy, led by Aung San San Suu, has a commanding majority in the lower house.
Kof Annan’s commission will report its recommendations after a year monitoring the inter-religious tensions between Muslims and Buddhists in Arakan State.
Twenty parties issue statement saying that the government’s failure to address recent terrorist attacks was “the equivalent of committing an act of terror”.
Sittwe administration pledges to beef up security across the region.
A damning new released by Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK adds to mounting pressure on the government to cooperate with the upcoming United Nations fact-finding mission.
The 21-year-old was accused by a local woman of grabbing her hand and saying inappropriate things to her.