Press Mentions

Myanmar Witness has been cited over 2000 times in the international media.

Below is a small selection with headlines and links to the original articles. 

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Sky News

Date:

15 April 2022

Myanmar: The Christmas Eve massacre with all the hallmarks of a war crime

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PBS

Date:

12 March 2022

Meet the new generation driving Myanmar's resistance

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The Irrawaddy

Date:

25 February 2022

Serbia Sold Arms to Myanmar Junta After Coup

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BIRN

Date:

22 February 2022

Serbian Sent Rockets to Myanmar Even After 2021 Coup

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BBC

Date:

12 February 2022

R4 The Media Show: Open-source journalism.

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France TV

Date:

1 February 2022

One year after the coup, Myanmar seems to be bogged down in a never-ending civil war.

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Saudi Gazette

Date:

1 February 2022

The deadly battles that tipped Myanmar into civil war

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Al Jazeera

Date:

1 February 2022

World accused of ‘sitting and watching’ as Myanmar slides to war

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BBC

Date:

30 January 2022

Myanmar: Why once peaceful protesters are now choosing violence

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The Guardian

Date:

29 January 2022

Myanmar’s junta torching ‘village after village’ in bid to quell opposition

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RFA

Date:

27 January 2022

မြန်မာစစ်တပ်အတွက် ရုရှားက သံချပ်ကာကားတွေ ပေးပို့ခဲ့ကြောင်း Myanmar Witness အဖွဲ့ထုတ်ပြန်

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BBC Brasil

Date:

17 January 2022

Mianmar: investigação da BBC revela tortura e massacres de civis por militares

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France 24 (The Observers)

Date:

7 January 2022

How rebel fighters are using 3D-printed arms to fight the Myanmar junta

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France 24

Date:

2 January 2022

Myanmar: la junta militar niega la masacre que dejó sin vida a 35 personas

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RFI

Date:

2 January 2022

Myanmar Witness: Quân đội Miến Điện đàn áp ngày càng “tàn bạo hơn”

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Taipei Times

Date:

2 January 2022

Myanmar military returns to strategy of massacres and mass burnings

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The Canadian

Date:

30 December 2021

After the massacre: Arms embargo for Myanmar considered

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The Canadian

Date:

30 December 2021

UN Security Council condemns massacre in Myanmar

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Daily Mail

Date:

30 December 2021

Myanmar military reverts to strategy of massacres, burnings

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NPR

Date:

30 December 2021

The Myanmar military is employing a familiar strategy of massacres and burnings

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Al Jazeera English Online

Date:

30 December 2021

EU readies more sanctions on Myanmar over Kayah state killings

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The Star Online

Date:

30 December 2021

Two NGO workers killed in massacre

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The Phnom Penh Post

Date:

29 December 2021

NGO: 2 workers died in Myanmar attack

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VICE

Date:

29 December 2021

Save the Children Confirms Staff Among 35 Killed in Christmas Eve Massacre

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The Star Online

Date:

29 December 2021

Save the Children says two workers killed in Myanmar massacre tied to junta

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ABC News

Date:

28 December 2021

Save the Children staff among more than 30 killed in Myanmar military junta massacre

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Al Jazeera English Online

Date:

28 December 2021

Save the Children confirms staff killed in Myanmar massacre

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The Guardian

Date:

28 December 2021

Myanmar massacre: two Save the Children staff among dead

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The Daily Tribune

Date:

27 December 2021

UN condemns Myanmar ‘massacre’

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Myanmar Now

Date:

27 December 2021

Missing locals feared to be among the burned bodies in Karenni State massacre

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The Manila Times

Date:

27 December 2021

Myanmar massacre reports horrify UN

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The Japan Times

Date:

27 December 2021

U.N. 'horrified' by reports of massacre of civilians in Myanmar

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Times of News - Singapore

Date:

26 December 2021

South Korea Breaking News | Top Stories | Political | Business | Entertainment | Sport

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Daily Sun

Date:

26 December 2021

2 Myanmar staff missing after massacre: Save the Children

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The Citizen

Date:

26 December 2021

Burnt remains of dozens of people found in charred vehicles in Myanmar – monitor

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The Phnom Penh Post

Date:

26 December 2021

NGO says staffers missing after burnt remains found in trucks

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Daily Mail

Date:

26 December 2021

Myanmar massacre: Two Save the Children workers are missing after 30 villagers including women and children were rounded up by troops and shot

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Al Jazeera English Online

Date:

26 December 2021

UN ‘horrified’ by massacre of dozens of civilians in Myanmar

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The Thaiger

Date:

26 December 2021

Burmese military reportedly killed and burned at least 30 refugees

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France 24 (EN)

Date:

25 December 2021

Save the Children Myanmar staff “missing” after burnt remains found

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Daily Mail

Date:

25 December 2021

Burnt remains of dozens of people found in charred vehicles in Myanmar: monitor

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News18

Date:

25 December 2021

Burnt Remains of Over 30 People Found in Charred Vehicles in Myanmar, Military Crackdown Alleged

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The Independent

Date:

25 December 2021

Burnt bodies of more than 30 found in Myanmar’s Kayah state, reports say

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Al Jazeera English Online

Date:

25 December 2021

Charity says two Myanmar staff missing in deadly burning attack

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Voice of America

Date:

25 December 2021

Save the Children Says 2 Myanmar Staff Missing After Burned Remains Found

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The National

Date:

25 December 2021

Burnt remains of dozens of people found in charred vehicles in Myanmar, monitor says

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News 24

Date:

24 December 2021

How Myanmar’s military, the Tatmadaw, targeted civilians by burning Chin State villages

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The Washington Post

Date:

23 December 2021

‘Burn it all down’

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TVP World

Date:

20 December 2021

Mass murder of civilians in Myanmar: BBC report

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Bangladesh Post

Date:

20 December 2021

Myanmar mass killings revealed

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Daily Star

Date:

20 December 2021

BBC investigation uncovers mass murder in Myanmar

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BBC

Date:

20 December 2021

Tortured to death: Myanmar mass killings revealed

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BBC

Date:

20 December 2021

Myanmar: BBC investigates military's mass killings

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The Independent

Date:

20 December 2021

Myanmar army accused of torturing, killing 40 civilians in spree of mass murders

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The National

Date:

20 December 2021

Myanmar civilians tortured to death by military, BBC investigation finds

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Hindustan Times

Date:

16 December 2021

Dealing with MAH and Myanmar: Little space for multilateral action

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France 24 (EN)

Date:

23 November 2021

Myanmar Witness: organization collects social media content to document human rights concerns

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Yahoo news

Date:

18 November 2021

Hate speech in Myanmar continues to thrive on Facebook

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USA Today

Date:

18 November 2021

Facebook's ongoing toll on Myanmar: Hate speech and threats of ethnic and religious violence slip by undetected

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Financial Times

Date:

18 November 2021

The open-source investigators trying to bring justice to Myanmar

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LatestLY

Date:

18 November 2021

World News | Hate Speech in Myanmar Continues to Thrive on Facebook | LatestLY

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France 24 (EN)

Date:

15 November 2021

Verifying videos of human rights concerns in Myanmar, and digitally preserving art in Hong Kong

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Al Jazeera English Online

Date:

8 November 2021

Scramble for evidence after attack in northwestern Myanmar

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News 24

Date:

25 August 2021

How Myanmar’s military terrorized its people - News 24

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The Washington Post

Date:

25 August 2021

Anatomy of a crackdown

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World News

Date:

19 July 2021

New Task Force Created: A Beacon of Hope for Myanmar

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The Middle East North Africa Financial Network

Date:

17 July 2021

International OSINT taskforce to verify & investigate incidents in Myanmar

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Newpaper24

Date:

7 July 2021

The police defecting as a brand new civil battle looms in Myanmar – NEWPAPER24

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ARCHYDE

Date:

6 July 2021

UK, Myanmar military government investigating human rights crimes… International pressure on Myanmar, economy → judicial expansion?

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BBC News

Date:

6 July 2021

The police defecting as a new civil war looms in Myanmar

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Al Jazeera English

Date:

5 July 2021

British-funded task force to investigate Myanmar military abuses