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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar police fire rubber bullets at protest over China-backed mine

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 11:21pm by AP

    ... dispersed protesters with smoke bombs containing white phosphorus. Those who oppose the project say it will cause major environmental, social and health problems. But following a revision ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar police chief says bombings were aimed at deterring foreign investors

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 02:09am by AP

    ... reforms. Many activists and rights groups, however, say Myanmar is still far from free and the government is struggling to contain ethnic insurgencies. The police chief said Saw Myint Lwin joined ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Violence erupts again in Myanmar despite visit by President Thein Sein

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... has been criticised for failing to contain the unrest and protect the country's embattled Muslim minority. Many of those targeted so far have been ethnic Rohingya Muslims, considered ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    US keeps import ban on Myanmese jewels

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... consider to be problematic," said a US official. The ban on rubies, jade and jewellery that contains them would have lapsed with the expiry on July 28 of a general import ban under the Burma ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Buddhist mobs burn down Rohingya Muslim homes in Myanmar

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 02:05pm by AFP

    ... of being unable or unwilling to contain the violence, which has left around 250 people dead and over 140,000 homeless. Myanmar has rejected the claims. Last week watchdog Physicians for Human ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar lifts emergency order in riot-hit areas

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 07:08pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... a half-century of isolation and brutal military rule. The struggle to contain tensions between the country’s Muslim and Buddhist communities- which has killed more than 250 people in the last year ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Rakhine state Rohingya face two-child limit on family size

    Posted May 26th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... against the country's Muslims in its other regions. Containing the strife has posed a serious challenge to President Thein Sein's government as it attempts political and economic ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar Muslims fear 'they'll be killed if they go outside'

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... to contain the racial and religious intolerance plaguing a deeply fractured nation still struggling to emerge from half a century of military rule. Muslims have been the main victims of the violence ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Anti-Muslim violence explodes onto streets in northern Myanmar

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

    ... still burning in one quarter, underlining the difficulty the president faces in containing mounting religious violence in an era of historic reforms since military rule ended in March 2011. “I ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar charges 6 Muslims for sectarian violence

    Posted May 07th 2013, 02:41pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... Containing the violence has posed a serious challenge to President Thein Sein’s reformist government as it attempts to institute political and economic liberalisation after nearly half a century ...




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