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More than 100 civilians reported killed in Western Myanmar

Thousands of Rohingya Muslims have struck out from their homes for the Bangladesh border in an attempt to escape the worsening crisis in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state. Myanmar's government and advocates for the country's Muslim...

Myanmar show interest in Russian Unmanned Ground Vehicles

The Myanmar Army is showing growing interest in the Russian Unmanned Ground Vehicles, included also Uran-9 unmanned combat ground vehicle. Myanmar's Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, currently in the Russian Federation, accompanied by...

More than 100 men killed in military plane crash in Myanmar

More than 100 men were killed after a medium size medium range transport aircraft Shaanxi Y-8produced by Shaanxi Aircraft Corporation crashed in Myanmar. Sources in the Myanmar Ministry of Defence confirmed the Shaanxi Y8F200W crashed into...

Myanmar looks to buy Chinese SY-400 ballistic missile systems

The Myanmar Army is to acquire China-made SY-400 short-range precision-attack ballistic missile systems. China official calling SY-400 missile system as a guided artillery rocket system, hence it is not limited by 300 km range export restrictions. The SY-400...

China holds live-fire drills near Myanmar border

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA)forces on Tuesday staged an air-ground live-fire drill in south China, close to the border with Myanmar, military sources said. The joint drill, carried out by the Southern Theater Command...

Myanmar’s Armed forces display military might at parade in Naypyidaw

The Republic of the Union of Myanmar is celebrating the 72nd Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw with a renewed pledge to make the country stronger by eliminating terrorism and strengthen national security and solidarity. Every year...

U.S. expeditionary fast transport ship makes goodwill visit to Myanmar

The United States Navy expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Fall River (T-EPF-4) will make a goodwill visit to Yangon, Myanmar March 21-25 to enhance friendship and cultural exchange between U.S. service members and the...

Myanmar to buy new Chinese Y-9E transport aircraft

The Myanmar Air Defence Force has agreed to buy a new Chinese-built Y-9E transport aircraft. The Y-9E is an export version of Chinese Y-9 medium-range transport aircraft produced by Shaanxi Aircraft Company. Myanmar Air Force will be the...