Category Archive: Myanmar news

Myanmar is trying to restore order and solve many protracted conflicts: U.N. is out of touch

Myanmar is trying to restore order and solve many protracted conflicts: U.N. is out of touch Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar and the armed forces… Continue reading

More Japanese companies to invest in Myanmar: Thilawa Special Economic Zone

More Japanese companies to invest in Myanmar: Thilawa Special Economic Zone Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Increasing numbers of Japanese companies are investing in the Thilawa Special Economic Zone… Continue reading

Buddhists and others in Rakhine fear a land grab: Why invite immigrants and terrorists to Myanmar?

Buddhists and others in Rakhine fear a land grab: Why invite immigrants and terrorists to Myanmar? Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Arakanese Buddhists and other indigenous groups in Rakhine… Continue reading

President Xi Jinping of China to promote bilateral developments with Myanmar

President Xi Jinping of China to promote bilateral developments with Myanmar Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times   President Xi Jinping of China seeks to promote bilateral developments to a… Continue reading

Myanmar and unity: Military Chief focuses on federalism and multi-party democracy

Myanmar and unity: Military Chief focuses on federalism and multi-party democracy Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The nation of Myanmar is on the path of consolidating multi-party democracy and… Continue reading

Myanmar reaches out militarily during ASEAN Chiefs of Defense Forces meeting held in Singapore

Myanmar reaches out militarily during ASEAN Chiefs of Defense Forces meeting held in Singapore Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar is focused firmly on reaching out… Continue reading

Myanmar and Japan to hold the third Joint Economic Conference: Participation of Keidanren

Myanmar and Japan to hold the third Joint Economic Conference: Participation of Keidanren Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Japan is intent on working closely with Myanmar… Continue reading

Japan to increase investments in Myanmar and boost trade: JCCM and UMFCCI agreement

Japan to increase investments in Myanmar and boost trade: JCCM and UMFCCI agreement Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Japan understands the geopolitical importance of Myanmar and… Continue reading

Myanmar, the Russian Federation, and counter-insurgency: Sukhoi-30 and Yak-130

Myanmar, the Russian Federation, and counter-insurgency: Sukhoi-30 and Yak-130 Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Myanmar is intent on developing its armed forces because of various ethnic insurgencies, the growing… Continue reading

Japan wants India to assist Myanmar to a higher degree: Confused by Trump administration

Japan wants India to assist Myanmar to a higher degree: Confused by Trump administration Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Yohei Sasakawa, the Special Envoy of Japan to Myanmar, is… Continue reading

Japan strongly reaffirms important geopolitical and defense cooperation with Myanmar

Japan strongly reaffirms important geopolitical and defense cooperation with Myanmar Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Japan reaffirmed its strong commitment to Myanmar in the area of… Continue reading

Do Buddhists and Tribal Groups in Rakhine count in Myanmar? Western and Islamic media circus

Do Buddhists and Tribal Groups in Rakhine count in Myanmar? Western and Islamic media circus Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar isn’t isolated regionally and two… Continue reading

Russian Federation rebukes America over Sukhoi-30 jets to Myanmar: Territorial Integrity

Russian Federation rebukes America over Sukhoi-30 jets to Myanmar: Territorial Integrity Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation is ignoring America when it comes to supplying six Sukhoi-30… Continue reading

Myanmar and the Russian Federation to develop military cooperation: Rakhine understanding

Myanmar and the Russian Federation to develop military cooperation: Rakhine understanding Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar is interested in developing major relations with powerful nations… Continue reading

Myanmar asks Bangladesh to extradite 1,300 suspected ARSA Islamist terrorists: Evil tripartite

Myanmar asks Bangladesh to extradite 1,300 suspected ARSA Islamist terrorists: Evil tripartite Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar is alarmed by the prospect of Islamist terrorists… Continue reading

Myanmar needs to protect the indigenous of Rakhine from Islamization: Chittagong Hill Tracts

Myanmar needs to protect the indigenous of Rakhine from Islamization: Chittagong Hill Tracts Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The political elites in Myanmar must not bow to Western and… Continue reading

China and Myanmar to strengthen border areas and military cooperation

China and Myanmar to strengthen border areas and military cooperation Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The governments of China and Myanmar are strengthening ties in many areas and this… Continue reading

Anti-refugee Japan should refrain from playing the “Bengali Muslim card” against Myanmar

Anti-refugee Japan should refrain from playing the “Bengali Muslim card” against Myanmar Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Myanmar needs international support based on mutual friendship and without political strings… Continue reading

Myanmar Tourism highlights utter Western media bias compared with Regional Fairness: Isolation?

Myanmar Tourism highlights utter Western media bias compared with Regional Fairness: Isolation? Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar is intent on developing the economic infrastructure of… Continue reading

The United States and the United Kingdom condemn ARSA Islamist terrorism in Myanmar

The United States and the United Kingdom condemn ARSA Islamist terrorism in Myanmar Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Myanmar and the armed forces of this nation… Continue reading

Bengali Muslims and Islamization: Pity the indigenous of Assam, Chittagong Hill Tracts, and Rakhine

Bengali Muslims and Islamization: Pity the indigenous of Assam, the Chittagong Hill Tracts, and Rakhine Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The international media is negating the serious issue of… Continue reading

The Pope welcomes Sunni migrants while Sunni Islamists seek to cleanse Egypt, Iraq, and Syria of Christians

The Pope welcomes Sunni migrants while Sunni Islamists seek to cleanse Egypt, Iraq, and Syria of Christians Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The current Roman Catholic Pope who hails… Continue reading

OIC is inciting against Myanmar: Negation of 2.8 million with cholera and malnutrition in Yemen

OIC is inciting against Myanmar: Negation of 2.8 million with cholera and malnutrition in Yemen Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is seeking to… Continue reading

Myanmar needs a neutral UN Special Rapporteur and not an anti-indigenous Yanghee Lee

Myanmar needs a neutral UN Special Rapporteur and not an anti-indigenous Yanghee Lee Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker  Modern Tokyo Times It is abundantly clear that Buddhists, Hindus, and various indigenous ethnic… Continue reading

Myanmar Army was forced to act in Rakhine to protect indigenous non-Muslims from ARSA terrorists

Myanmar Army was forced to act in Rakhine to protect indigenous non-Muslims from ARSA terrorists Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Myanmar is multi-ethnic and multi-religious and for decades many… Continue reading

Japan hopes to boost ties with Myanmar

Japan hopes to boost ties with Myanmar Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The nation of Myanmar is multi-ethnic and multi-religious, with Buddhism being the dominant faith. In Japan, despite… Continue reading

Hindus who fled ARSA in Rakhine to return to Maungdaw: Myanmar is Protecting Hindus from terrorism

Hindus who fled ARSA in Rakhine to return to Maungdaw: Myanmar is Protecting Hindus from terrorism Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker  Modern Tokyo Times Islamic terrorists and Bengali Muslims who terrorized minority… Continue reading

Pope and the Muslim card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine

Pope and the Muslim card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The current Pope is out of touch… Continue reading

Will the Pope raise the plight of Buddhists and Hindus in Bangladesh? Crisis in the Chittagong Hill Tracts

Will the Pope raise the plight of Buddhists and Hindus in Bangladesh? Crisis in the Chittagong Hill Tracts Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The international media in certain Western… Continue reading

Myanmar and Bangladesh sign an accord but Buddhists, Hindus, and others need protecting

Myanmar and Bangladesh sign an accord but Buddhists, Hindus, and others need protecting Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The nations of Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed a tentative accord… Continue reading

Bengali Muslim land grab is crushing Buddhism in the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine

Bengali Muslim land grab is crushing Buddhism in the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine Sawako Utsumi and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Bengali migrants are being manipulated in order to impose Islamization… Continue reading

Myanmar Army is protecting Buddhists, Hindus, and Tribal groups from ARSA Terrorists: The Tripartite

Myanmar Army is protecting Buddhists, Hindus, and Tribal groups from ARSA Terrorists: The Tripartite Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The armed forces of Myanmar are risking everything in order… Continue reading