November 16, 2023

Armed conflicts and attacks

2023 Israel–Hamas war

Myanmar civil war

India reports that over half of the estimated 5,000 refugees who fled heavy fighting in Myanmar's Chin State for northeastern India are returning home after the military and rebels from the Chin National Front reach a ceasefire agreement. (AP)

Operation 1027

The Arakan Army captures the town of Pauktaw, Rakhine State. The military responds by bombing the town with helicopters and warships. (The Irrawaddy)

War in Sudan

The Sudan Liberation Movement, the Justice and Equality Movement and other smaller rebel factions declare war on the Rapid Support Forces, having previously remained neutral in the conflict. (Sudan Tribune)

Arts and culture

24th Annual Latin Grammy Awards

The general categories are dominated by female winners. (Billboard)