Japan’s defence ministry claims the program, which includes combat training, will inspire change from within. That’s not going to happen.
Despite its official condemnation of the coup, Japan continues to move towards normalizing ties with the junta
Myanmar’s Coup Built on Years of Failed Accountability
August 25 is Observed as ‘Genocide Remembrance Day,’ but It Is Not Just the Story of a Single Day
Brave activists in Myanmar are still resisting the coup -- at great cost. An international campaign to ban arms sales and target gas sales could help.
But the International Community Should Do Much More to Ensure that the Refugees Can Safely Return to Myanmar
Tokyo's Passive Diplomacy Will Only Embolden the Tatmadaw, Which Continues to Commit Grave Abuses with Impunity
Police Violence Against LGBT People in Tunisia
After Iranian women started sharing stories of sexual violence, the Iranian authorities have been forced to act.