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The Shwedagon Pagoda, also known as the Golden Pagoda, is a majestic landmark and continues to be a popular tourist destination in Yangon, Myanmar. (Eugene Phoen/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: The Golden Pagoda in Myanmar

The Shwedagon Pagoda, also known as the Golden Pagoda, is a majestic landmark and continues to be a popular tourist destination in Yangon, Myanmar. (Eugene Phoen/Flickr) more
Rohingya women wait to be treated outside a clinic in the Dar Paing refugee camp on May 6, 2014 in Sittwe, Myanmar. (Andre Malerba/Getty Images)

Interview: Covering the Plight of Myanmar's 'Stateless' and 'Vulnerable' Rohingya

"Pent-up grievances are being unleashed," say Reuters journalists of the sectarian violence in Myanmar. For its coverage, Reuters won Asia Society's 2014 Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism in Asia. more
Roshida Moud, 12, is held by his father as the latter explains that his son was hit in the head with a stone during the Rakhine violence in 2012, in Sittwe, Myanmar, on May 6, 2014. (Andre Malerba/Getty Images)

Interview: AP's Dogged Reporting Challenges 'Good-News Narrative' in Myanmar

"We do not expect the situation for the Rohingya to improve," says an AP journalist who covered some of the most shocking sectarian conflict in Myanmar. more
Rohingya woman. (Getty Images)

Osborn Elliott Prize for Excellence in Journalism on Asia

Discussion and Award Ceremony honoring the winner of the 2014 Asia Society Osborn Elliott prize. more
A fisherman throws his net into the water at Inle Lake, Myanmar on March 7, 2014. (Basil Strahm/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Casting a Net in Myanmar

A fisherman throws his net into the water at Inle Lake, Myanmar on March 7, 2014. (Basil Strahm/Flickr) more
"Ice Poison" (Tribeca Film Festival)

Festival Hit 'Ice Poison' Presents a Myanmar Tourists Never See

New York moviegoers have a rare opportunity to see a new feature film from Myanmar, courtesy Asia Society and the Tribeca Film Festival. more
"Ice Poison" (2014).

Ice Poison

A poor young farmer in Myanmar leaves the farm to become a moped taxi driver.He meets a woman running away from an arranged marriage in China. Together, they are lured into the notorious drug trade. more
"Ice Poison" (2014).

Ice Poison

A poor young farmer in Myanmar leaves the farm to become a moped taxi driver. He meets a woman running away from an arranged marriage in China. Together, they are lured into the notorious drug trade. more
"Ice Poison" (2014).

Ice Poison

A poor young farmer in Myanmar leaves the farm to become a moped taxi driver. He meets a woman running away from an arranged marriage in China. Together, they are lured into the notorious drug trade. more
"Ice Poison" (2014).

Ice Poison

A poor young farmer in Myanmar leaves the farm to become a moped taxi driver. He meets a woman running away from an arranged marriage in China. Together, they are lured into the notorious drug trade. more