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Trudeau meets Suu Kyi, conveys concern over Rohingya crisis

Trudeau meets Suu Kyi, conveys concern over Rohingya crisis

🕔13:03, 11.Nov 2017

The 45-minute meeting was held on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam’s Danang Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Vietnam on Friday, conveying his country’s

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Rohingya crisis: Inter-faith events push for peace

Rohingya crisis: Inter-faith events push for peace

🕔11:21, 1.Nov 2017

Yangon – As the sun set and shops and offices closed for the day, Maha Bandoola park started to fill with people. Some were here on Tuesday to enjoy the green grounds, a small refuge from the noise and chaos

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Hindu Leader: Wirathu Entices Hindus to Convert to Buddhism

Hindu Leader: Wirathu Entices Hindus to Convert to Buddhism

🕔18:38, 14.Oct 2017

Sittwe: Exploiting the sufferings of Hindus from the conflict-torn northern Rakhine and the sympathy shown to them by the Buddhist community following the military operation, notorious inflammatory firebrand Buddhist monk Wirathu entices them to convert to Buddhism, according to R.

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Plane believed to have crashed in Myanmar

Plane believed to have crashed in Myanmar

🕔11:46, 8.Jun 2017

A Myanmar military plane carrying more than 100 people is believed to have crashed in southern Myanmar. The Chinese-made Shaanxi Y-8 plane disappeared while flying over sea from the town of Myeik, a city on an island in the Andaman

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Myanmar rejects UN criticism of Rohingya abuse investigation

Myanmar rejects UN criticism of Rohingya abuse investigation

🕔17:46, 7.Feb 2017

A Myanmar state commission probing allegations the military has killed, tortured and raped Rohingya Muslims rejected accusations it is not credible, saying today it was focused on the “truth” and not pleasing the UN. Last week the United Nations’ human

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Joint Statement on the assassination of U Ko Ni

Joint Statement on the assassination of U Ko Ni

🕔14:08, 30.Jan 2017 Read Full Article
Obama Lifts Sanctions Against Myanmar Amid Rohingya Plight

Obama Lifts Sanctions Against Myanmar Amid Rohingya Plight

🕔14:01, 3.Dec 2016

WASHINGTON — President Obama on Friday lifted sanctions against Myanmar, declaring that the government there had made “substantial progress in improving human rights,” even though the country’s army is in the midst of a brutal campaign to drive out the

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Obama, using his executive authority, lifts trade sanctions on Burma

Obama, using his executive authority, lifts trade sanctions on Burma

🕔11:18, 8.Oct 2016

President Obama issued an executive order Friday lifting long-standing U.S. trade sanctions against Burma, saying in a formal notification that the regime’s pattern of using repressive tactics “has been significantly altered by Burma’s substantial advances to promote democracy” over the

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Daw Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Lawmakers Can’t be Lawbreakers’

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘Lawmakers Can’t be Lawbreakers’

🕔14:58, 1.Oct 2016

RANGOON — Burma’s State Counselor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi urged members of the region’s legislatures to abide by laws during her opening address to the 37th Asean Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) held in Naypyidaw on Friday. “Lawmakers can’t be lawbreakers,”

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Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi Receives Award As Students Protest

Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi Receives Award As Students Protest

🕔13:33, 19.Sep 2016

The Harvard Foundation named Nobel laureate and Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi its 2016 Humanitarian of the Year in a ceremony Saturday, while students from the Harvard Islamic Society stood outside to protest what they consider her silence toward

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