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Burma: Police Arrest Four Miners During March To Naypyidaw

By Aye Nai Four miners from Moehti Moemi gold mine in central Burma’s Yemathin township, who have been marching to

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Obama Calls For National Reconciliation During Burma Visit

By David Stout President Obama pledged to support Burma’s nascent reform period but called on the country’s citizens to push

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ASEAN ‘Cannot’ Press Burma On Rohingya Citizenship

By Hanna Hindstrom The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) cannot pressure Burma on the issue of Rohingya citizenship, but

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Cambodia: Activists Harassed, Threatened Ahead Of ASEAN Summit

By Hanna Hindstrom Grassroots activists from across Southeast Asia have been harassed and intimidated by Cambodian authorities this week, in

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Burma: Aung Min Meets With Exiled Groups In Chiang Mai

By Nay Thwin Minister from the President’s Office Aung Min, along with a group of government negotiators, met with representatives

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Social Issues 

Burmese Drug Lord To Appeal Death Sentence In China


By Nang Mya Nadi Burmese national Sai Naw Kham, who was sentenced to death by a Chinese court this week,

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Burma: Locals To Dictate Agenda Of Upcoming Shan Conference

By Nang Mya Nadi Senior government officials are set to join talks with Shan political parties and civil society groups

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Burma: Government To Begin Political Dialogues With Armed Groups – Aung Min

By Min Lwin The President Office’s Minister Aung Min said the government will commence political dialogues in December with the

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Burma: New Immigration Bill To Highlight Role Of Investors

By Aye Nai The Burmese government is in the process of drafting a bill that would provide foreigners with permanent

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Former Thai Prime Minister To Visit Burma Next Week

According to a report in the Bangkok Post, former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is scheduled to visit Tachilek, Burma

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