Myanmar

Watch: Anti-coup protesters attack Myanmar police

Watch: Anti-coup protesters attack Myanmar police

CNA reported that gunshots were heard as Myanmar police fired into the air during an anti-coup protest. Rioters pelted police with stones.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2021, 2:48 PM
Watch: Thousands protest Myanmar coup

Watch: Thousands protest Myanmar coup

CNA reported that Myanmar police used water cannons against protesters demonstrating against last week's army takeover of power.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2021, 7:45 AM
Myanmar’s tiny Jewish community rattled after military coup

Myanmar’s tiny Jewish community rattled after military coup

Military coup in the southeast Asian country leaves Myanmar's Jews on edge.Ben Frank, JTA, 2/7/2021, 9:02 PM
Burma: Dangerously misunderstood by the West?

Burma: Dangerously misunderstood by the West?

Analysis: 'What Myanmarese fear is autonomous ethnic Muslim state carved out of their country at expense of Buddhists also living there.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2021, 8:52 AM
Israel concerned by Myanmar military coup

Israel concerned by Myanmar military coup

Foreign Ministry calls for release of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi following her arrest by the military.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2021, 6:31 PM
Watch: Myanmar gym teacher inadvertently records coup

Watch: Myanmar gym teacher inadvertently records coup

A local gym teacher in Myanmar recording herself for a dance competition inadvertently filmed army troops entering parliament.Eitan Divinsky, 2/2/2021, 12:50 PM
Myanmar leader detained by military

Myanmar leader detained by military

Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior figures from the ruling party detained amid tensions between the civilian government and the military.Ben Ariel, 2/1/2021, 4:53 AM
Israel denounces Myanmar atrocities against Muslim minority

Israel denounces Myanmar atrocities against Muslim minority

Foreign Ministry condemns atrocities against Myanmar's Rohingya minority, after diplomat tweets 'good luck' to officials accused of genocideMarcy Oster, JTA, 11/29/2019, 10:55 AM
Armed and Dangerous: Myanmar's military goes shopping

Armed and Dangerous: Myanmar's military goes shopping

The US won't sell arms to Myanmar, but the east Asian country is still growing its army.Joe Freeman, AFP, 5/29/2019, 11:53 AM
Dramatic landing: Plane lands without front wheels

Dramatic landing: Plane lands without front wheels

Myanmar pilot manages to land without plane's front wheels, saving the lives of passengers and crew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2019, 1:58 PM
Giant abandoned ship found after 9 years

Giant abandoned ship found after 9 years

For nine years Myanmar authorities searched for huge cargo ship, now spotted abandoned. Mystery being investigated.Mordechai Sones, 9/12/2018, 12:38 PM
U.S. Holocaust Museum rescinds prize to Myanmar leader

U.S. Holocaust Museum rescinds prize to Myanmar leader

2012 Elie Wiesel Award rescinded from Aung San Suu Kyi over ethnic cleansing of Rohingya in Myanmar.JTA, 3/7/2018, 11:44 PM
US withdraws military assistance from Myanmar

US withdraws military assistance from Myanmar

State Department says assistance dropped over persecution of Rohingya Muslim minority.Gary Willig, 10/24/2017, 5:36 PM
Myanmar's lone synagogue honored

Myanmar's lone synagogue honored

Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue in Yangon recognized by a local historical organization.JTA, 6/10/2016, 3:43 AM
Myanmar General Visits Israel to Advance Ties

Myanmar General Visits Israel to Advance Ties

Min Aung Hlaing's visit marks first time Myanmar military chief of staff has come to Israel in 55 years.Cynthia Blank, 9/17/2015, 12:09 PM
Leader of Myanmar's Jewish Community Dies Aged 65

Leader of Myanmar's Jewish Community Dies Aged 65

Tiny Jewish community in Burma mourns passing of Moses Samuels; Yeshiva University-educated son to take over.Ari Soffer, 6/1/2015, 4:21 PM
Leave The Jews Alone

Leave The Jews Alone

Muslims are being slaughtered in many countries. Kerry, why not put your efforts there? Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 2/9/2014, 8:13 AM
Earthquake in Myanmar 1 Week Before Obama Visit

Earthquake in Myanmar 1 Week Before Obama Visit

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck northern Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, on Sunday a week before US Pres. Barack Obama is due to visit.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2012, 1:10 PM
UN Calls for End to Sanctions on Myanmar

UN Calls for End to Sanctions on Myanmar

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday urged the international community to lift its sanctions on Myanmar.Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2012, 2:45 AM