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Obama to Aung San Suu Kyi: US to lift Myanmar sanctions

    Obama to Aung San Suu Kyi: US to lift Myanmar sanctions

President Barack Obama has told Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi that US economic sanctions against her country will be lifted, and trade preferences reinstated to provide duty-free

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Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Trip to Burma

    Deputy Secretary Blinken’s Trip to Burma

Washington – Deputy Secretary Blinken traveled to Naypyitaw on January 18 to meet with leaders of the current and incoming governments in the wake of the country’s historic national elections

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US warns of hate speech, Congress raises plight of Rohingya Muslims ahead of Myanmar elections

    US warns of hate speech, Congress raises plight of Rohingya Muslims ahead of Myanmar elections

WASHINGTON — The top U.S. diplomat for East Asia is warning that the politicization of religion and the spread of hate speech could lead to violence in Myanmar as it

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US criticizes Myanmar invalidation of temp citizen cards

    US criticizes Myanmar invalidation of temp citizen cards

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is criticizing Myanmar’s decision to invalidate temporary citizenship cards for minority Rohingya Muslims. Top State Department envoy on human rights, Tom Malinowski, registered his concern

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