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Myanmar Home Minister Swe in Dhaka

    Myanmar Home Minister Swe in Dhaka

Myanmar’s Home Minister Lt Gen Kyaw Swe arrived in Dhaka this afternoon on a three-day visit as Bangladesh is expected to press for restoration of peace and stability in Rakhine

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Myanmar policeman who arrested Reuters reporters tells court he burned his notes

    Myanmar policeman who arrested Reuters reporters tells court he burned his notes

YANGON – A Myanmar police officer who was part of the team that arrested two Reuters journalists in December told a court on Tuesday that he had burned the notes

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Myanmar to sign ceasefire with two rebel groups amid decades of conflict

    Myanmar to sign ceasefire with two rebel groups amid decades of conflict

Two armed ethnic groups in Myanmar have agreed to sign a ceasefire with the government, state media reported on Wednesday, as leader Aung San Suu Kyi seeks to revive a

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Myanmar: Investigate police killings of Rakhine State protesters

    Myanmar: Investigate police killings of Rakhine State protesters

Reacting to the police shooting dead at least eight protesters in Mrauk-U in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, James Gomez, Amnesty International’s Director for Southeast Asia and the Pacific, said: Even if

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Reuters chief says journalists jailed in Myanmar need the public

  Reuters chief says journalists jailed in Myanmar need the public

Reuters Editor-in-Chief Stephen Adler says two journalists facing 14 years in a Myanmar prison need the public’s attention. Reuters reporters

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Myanmar: Reuters journalists must be released

  Myanmar: Reuters journalists must be released

The Myanmar authorities must immediately release two journalists from the Reuters news agency who have been arbitrarily detained for investigating

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Myanmar president calls for reform of nation’s military-drafted constitution

  Myanmar president calls for reform of nation’s military-drafted constitution

YANGON – Myanmar’s civilian president called in an Independence Day speech on Thursday for reform of a military-drafted constitution and

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Myanmar court remands Reuters journalists for 2 more weeks

  Myanmar court remands Reuters journalists for 2 more weeks

The detention of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar was extended for two more weeks, a court said Wednesday, in the

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Rohingya refugee repatriation may begin late December: Burma Govt

  Rohingya refugee repatriation may begin late December: Burma Govt

The process of repatriating Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Burma will begin sometime in late December, provided all the paperwork

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Trudeau meets Suu Kyi, conveys concern over Rohingya crisis

  Trudeau meets Suu Kyi, conveys concern over Rohingya crisis

The 45-minute meeting was held on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam’s Danang Canadian Prime

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