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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Curfew in Mandalay after Buddhists mobs go on a rampage

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 02:03pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... seen patrolling the tense streets of Mandalay, where shops were closed after angry mobs rampaged through the city for two consecutive nights. Two men, one Buddhist and one Muslim, were killed ... to have been on his way to a mosque before dawn on Thursday when he was attacked by the mob and left dead in the street. “More than 100 motorbikes drove through the city at night throwing stones ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Police patrol tense Mandalay amid fears sectarian riots may spread across Myanmar

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 07:28pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Mandalay Buddhist mobs threaten to kill Muslims as tensions simmer in central Myanmar Police patrolled tense streets yesterday in Mandalay, Myanmar's second-largest city, after deadly Buddhist-Muslim clashes raised fears of further unrest. The city was placed under curfew on Thursday to quell violence that saw mobs rampaging with swords, rocks and other weapons, ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Street artist find new outlet for free speech

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to free speech A television set with wings hovers on a wall in a murky Yangon side street. "This was my first one," says Aung, 33, pointing proudly to an image he spray-painted last year ... street artists defiantly tagged the wall of his official residence on Kaba Aye Pagoda Road. "All of us try to draw on this wall," says Aung. "It's painted over the next ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar newspapers print black covers in protest against the sentencing of reporters

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:50pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... media climate is worsening. The black front pages in the influential Daily Eleven newspaper, its Sports journal and other papers follow a court decision Monday in which a video journalist ... reporter and also to oppose the recent harassment of journalists.” Daily Eleven editor Wai Phyo In the last four months, at least six journalists and a chief executive of a news journal have been ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar press stage rare protest against journalist's conviction

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 01:54pm by AP

    ... downtown Yangon street decrying the three- month prison sentence given to Ma Khine from the Daily Eleven newspaper. She was convicted by a court in eastern Kayah state last month of trespassing, ... imposed a fine but deliberately gave the prison sentence not only to threaten the reporter but to threaten press freedom," he said. Local and international media and journalism watchdog ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar reporters in court over China chemical-arms-plant stories

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:46pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Unity Journal. The reports identified an alleged chemical weapons factory near Pakkoku, in central Myanmar’s Magway Division. The reports said the facility was run with the assistance of China, ... The Yangon-based newspaper Unity Journal had assigned the former elementary school teacher to follow up on rumours of a chemical plant in the remote town. The articles built on interviews of employees ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar Buddhist mobs attack foreign aid workers

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 11:38pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Yangon Buddhist mobs attack foreign aid workers Buddhist-led mobs tore through streets hurling stones at the offices and residences of international aid workers in Myanmar's western Rakhine state yesterday, prompting the evacuation of some staff members. There were no immediate indications anyone was hurt in the violence, which started in the state capital, ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar journalists on trial for reporting on alleged chemical weapons factory

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 06:40pm by Reuters

    ... their newspaper carried a story about an alleged chemical weapons factory, state media reported yesterday. The trial of four reporters and the head of Unity Journal began on February 14 in Pakokku, a town ... importance". The Unity Journal story claimed the secret facility was built in 2009 and consisted of tunnels burrowed under 1,200 hectares of land, and it quoted workers as saying the factory produced ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's census at risk amid fresh unrest in ethnic powderkeg Rakhine

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:29pm by GDN

    ... triggering a strict curfew. As soldiers patrolled the streets, police escorted aid workers from their homes. Other aid groups said they were evacuating all local and foreign non-essential staff, some ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Anti-Muslim violence explodes onto streets in northern Myanmar

    Posted May 29th 2013, 04:15pm by Reuters

    ... don’t know where the Muslims are. They all ran away,” said Kyaw Soe Win, a Buddhist resident of a mixed neighbourhood where motorbikes and household possessions lay burning in the streets ...




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