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The following is an incomplete list of massacres that have occurred in Myanmar (formerly known as Burma).

Name Date Location Deaths Perpetrators Victims
1930 Rangoon riots 7000100000000000000 1930 Rangoon (present-day Yangon) 7002120000000000000 120–200+ Bamar rioters Ethnic Indian dockworkers
Arakan massacres 7000200000000000000 1942 Arakan (present-day Rakhine State) 7004600000000000000
  • 20,000 Rakhines killed
  • 40,000+ Rohingyas killed[1]
Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims Rakhine Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims
Kalagong massacre 7000300000000000000 7 July 1945 Kalagong 7002600000000000000 600–1,000 Imperial Japanese Army Villagers of Kalagong
8888 Uprising and subsequent massacres 7000400000000000000 8–9 August 1988 nationwide 7003300000000000000 3,000–10,000[2][3][4] Tatmadaw Pro-democracy protesters
September military coup and massacres 7000500000000000000 18–19 September 1988 Rangoon 5000000000000000000 Tatmadaw Burmese civilians and government officials
Depayin massacre 7000600000000000000 30 May 2003 Depayin 7001700000000000000 70 Supporters of the SPDC-led military junta Members of the National League for Democracy (NLD)
Saffron Revolution and massacre of monks 7000700000000000000 September 2007 nationwide 7001130000000000000 13–31 SPDC-led military junta Buddhist monks
Kha Maung Seik massacre 7000800000000000000 25 August 2017 Kha Maung Seik 7001530000000000000 99[5] Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army Hindu villagers
Chut Pyin massacre 7000900000000000000 26 August 2017 Chut Pyin 7002130000000000000 130[6]–358[7] Myanmar Army and Rakhine villagers Rohingya villagers
Gu Dar Pyin massacre 7001100000000000000 27 August 2017 Gu Dar Pyin 7001750000000000000 Template:Estimation 75–400+[8][9] Myanmar Army and Rakhine villagers Rohingya villagers
Maung Nu massacre 7001110000000000000 27 August 2017 Maung Nu 7001820000000000000 82 killed or missing[10] Myanmar Army Rohingya villagers
Tula Toli massacre 7001120000000000000 30 August 2017 Tula Toli (Min Gyi) 7002500000000000000 Template:Estimation 500+[11] Myanmar Army Rohingya villagers
Inn Din massacre 7001130000000000000 2 September 2017 Inn Din 7001100000000000000 10[12] Myanmar Army and Rakhine villagers Rohingya villagers

References[]

  1. "Racism to Rohingya in Burma". http://www.burmalibrary.org/docs14/ARAKAN-Racism_to_Rohingya-red.pdf. Retrieved 18 October 2017. 
  2. Ferrara (2003), pp. 313
  3. Wintle (2007)
  4. Fogarty, Phillipa (7 August 2008). Was Burma's 1988 uprising worth it? Archived 12 January 2009 at the Wayback Machine.. BBC News.
  5. "Myanmar: New evidence reveals Rohingya armed group massacred scores in Rakhine State" (in en). https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/05/myanmar-new-evidence-reveals-rohingya-armed-group-massacred-scores-in-rakhine-state/. 
  6. Cochrane, Liam (1 September 2017). "Women, children feared among scores dead in Myanmar village 'massacre'" (in en-AU). ABC News. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-09-01/reports-of-women-and-children-among-dead-in-myanmar-massacre/8862164. Retrieved 19 July 2018. 
  7. Emont, Jon; Mandhana, Niharika (11 May 2018). "‘We’ll Turn Your Village Into Soil’: Survivors Recount One of Myanmar’s Biggest Massacres". Wall Street Journal. https://www.wsj.com/articles/burn-the-houses-rohingya-survivors-recount-the-day-soldiers-killed-hundreds-1526048545. Retrieved 11 May 2018. 
  8. Klug, Foster. "AP finds evidence for graves, Rohingya massacre in Myanmar". AP News. https://www.apnews.com/ef46719c5d1d4bf98cfefcc4031a5434. Retrieved 2 February 2018. 
  9. Blumberg, Antonia (1 February 2018). "Mass Graves Suggest Systematic Killing Of Rohingya In Myanmar" (in en-CA). HuffPost Canada. http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/rohingya-mass-graves-myanmar_us_5a734e7ae4b0905433b21a6e. Retrieved 2 February 2018. 
  10. "Rohingyas describe bloody massacre at hands of Myanmar troops" (in en). https://www.cbsnews.com/news/rohingya-myanmar-troops-alleged-massacre-executions-villagers-maung-nu/. 
  11. "There is no Rohingya left in Tulatoli". Dhaka Tribune. 9 September 2017. http://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2017/09/09/no-rohingya-left-tulatoli/. Retrieved 23 September 2017. 
  12. Lone, Wa; Oo, Kyaw Soe; Lewis, Simon; Slodkowski, Antoni. "Massacre in Myanmar: One grave for 10 Rohingya men" (in en). Reuters. https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/myanmar-rakhine-events/. Retrieved 10 February 2018. 

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