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Xi Jinping made a gloating speech about his country's economy, and markets slumped afterward.

Facebook blames a ‘technical issue’ for the vulgar translation of Xi Jinping’s name

"We sincerely apologize for the offense this has caused," Facebook said in a statement about the embarrassing translation error.
A Rohingya refugee reacts while holding his deceased son after crossing the Naf river from Myanmar into Bangladesh in Whaikhyang, October 9, 2017.

Myanmar’s suppression of the Rohingya, explained in 30 seconds

Myanmar's leader is appearing before the UN International Court of Justice this week to address an accusation of genocide against the Rohingya.
Miss Myanmar made history as the first openly gay contestant in Miss Universe's 67 year history.

Miss Universe’s first openly gay contestant is from a country where same sex relationships are illegal

Despite having to return to a country where homosexuality is criminalized, Swe Zin Htet hopes her story will empower more Burmese people to come out.
A Myanmar security personnel keeps watch along the Myanmar-Bangladesh border as Rohingya refugee sit outside their shelters.

What life is like on the border of Myanmar and Bangladesh, where a UN-labeled ‘genocide’ has left 1 million refugees living in limbo

Here are photos showing the Rohingya refugee crisis, caused by Myanmar's military, and putting pressure on Bangladesh.
President Donald Trump hosts survivors of religious persecution from 17 countries around the world in the Oval Office at the White House July 17, 2019

Trump asked ‘where is that?’ when a Rohingya refugee asked him if he was doing anything to stop the genocide in Myanmar

On Wednesday, Trump met with victims of religious persecution from China, Turkey, North Korea, Iran, and Myanmar.

Several Myanmar nationals face ‘security action’ in Singapore for rendering support to Rakhine insurgent group

The suspects investigated provided financial support to the Arakan Army, one of whom gave monthly contributions.
A Myanmar National Airlines passenger plane after an emergency landing at Mandalay international airport on May 12, 2019.

Video shows dramatic moment a Myanmar passenger plane made an emergency landing without its front landing gear

A passenger plane operated by Myanmar's flagship airline made a dramatic landing on Sunday after its front landing gear malfunctioned.

I don’t trust Facebook, but I can’t quit it either

For better or worse, Facebook is the only social network that has all of my friends and family in one place.

6 Myanmar nationals found in a Singapore cemetery say they were gravediggers – this is what their graveyard ‘home’ looks like

The men claimed that they were working as grave diggers in the cemetery.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

‘They threw us under the bus at every opportunity’: Facebook fact-checkers say its mission to weed out fake news was a PR stunt

Some fact-checkers expressed dismay at the news that Facebook hired the Republican-linked PR firm Definers to smear prominent critic George Soros