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Reuters
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Obama's invitation to visit the U.S.said the trip was likely to coincide with the U.N. General Assembly session in
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi accepts Obama's invitation to visit the U.S.
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
said the trip was likely to coincide with the U.N. General Assembly session in New York in September. Suu Kyi's party, the National League for Democracy, swept to power in a historic election in November after decades of campaigning against... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi, army chief appear together to honour independence herothe military's respect among the people," said Aung Shin, historian and editor
Myanmar's Suu Kyi, army chief appear together to honour independence hero
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
the military's respect among the people," said Aung Shin, historian and editor of D-Wave journal, a publication of the National League for Democracy party led by Suu Kyi. Aung San has remained a powerful force in Myanmar's politics in the 69... Read more
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7d
Reuters
Myanmar's Suu Kyi, army chief appear together to honor independence herothe military's respect among the people," said Aung Shin, historian and editor
Myanmar's Suu Kyi, army chief appear together to honor independence hero
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
the military's respect among the people," said Aung Shin, historian and editor of D-Wave journal, a publication of the National League for Democracy party led by Suu Kyi. Aung San has remained a powerful force in Myanmar's politics in the 69... Read more
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8d
Brandon Sun
Myanmar rebels satisfied with preparatory peace talksgenerally understand that the government and the military are aware of that and
Myanmar rebels satisfied with preparatory peace talks
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
generally understand that the government and the military are aware of that and working on that process." Suu Kyi, whose National League for Democracy party in March succeeded a military-backed government, has dubbed the August meeting the... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Myanmar rebels satisfied with preparatory peace talksgenerally understand that the government and the military are aware of that and
Myanmar rebels satisfied with preparatory peace talks
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 8 days ago
generally understand that the government and the military are aware of that and working on that process." Suu Kyi, whose National League for Democracy party in March succeeded a military-backed government, has dubbed the August meeting the... Read more
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9d
Rappler
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talksof rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talks
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
of rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child labor and drug trafficking. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy government has spoken out in favor of greater federalism for Myanmar's ethnic minorities. But... Read more
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9d
Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talksof rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
of rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child labour and drug trafficking. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy government has spoken out in favour greater federalism for Myanmar's ethnic minorities. But... Read more
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9d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talksof rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child
Myanmar's Suu Kyi holds landmark rebel talks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
of rights violations linked to decades of conflict, including the use of child labour and drug trafficking. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy government has spoken out in favour greater federalism for Myanmar's ethnic minorities. But... Read more
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10d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Yangon criticises Buddhist nationalist groupfor democracy by failing to crack down on the group, which has been blamed for
Yangon criticises Buddhist nationalist group
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
for democracy by failing to crack down on the group, which has been blamed for stirring up deadly violence. Ms Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party took power in March, and she was named state counsellor, a position created just for her... Read more
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11d
Aljazeera
Myanmar government cracks down on Buddhist nationalistsKyi. Critics have accused the group of using hate speech and inspiring violenc
Myanmar government cracks down on Buddhist nationalists
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
Kyi. Critics have accused the group of using hate speech and inspiring violence against Muslims, and members of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) party have said Ma Ba Tha is largely responsible for the spread of Islamophobia across... Read more
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11d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Myanmar government criticizes Buddhist nationalist groupfor democracy by failing to crack down on the group, which has been blamed for
Myanmar government criticizes Buddhist nationalist group
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
for democracy by failing to crack down on the group, which has been blamed for stirring up deadly violence. Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy party took power in March, and she was named State Counselor, a position created just for her... Read more
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12d
The Manila Times
Myanmar monk blasts ‘dictator’ Suu Kyialso described the administration as “a woman dictator’s government which is go
Myanmar monk blasts ‘dictator’ Suu Kyi
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
also described the administration as “a woman dictator’s government which is going to put me in prison.” Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy won a landslide victory at last November’s elections. Wirathu’s comments came after the Sangha... Read more
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13d
asianage
Hardline Myanmar monk blasts 'dictator' Suu Kyialso described the administration as "a woman dictator's government which is go
Hardline Myanmar monk blasts 'dictator' Suu Kyi
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
also described the administration as "a woman dictator's government which is going to put me in prison". Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy won a landslide victory at last November's elections. Wirathu's comments came after the Sangha... Read more
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13d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar's top monks parry claims of Buddhist hardlinersthe organisation lost out in November elections that saw their allies in the in
Myanmar's top monks parry claims of Buddhist hardliners
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
the organisation lost out in November elections that saw their allies in the incumbent party trounced by Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD). It has since been trying to claw back ground, in recent weeks reviving its vitriolic... Read more
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13d
Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar's top monks parry claims of Buddhist hardlinersthe organisation lost out in November elections that saw their allies in the in
Myanmar's top monks parry claims of Buddhist hardliners
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
the organisation lost out in November elections that saw their allies in the incumbent party trounced by Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD). It has since been trying to claw back ground, in recent weeks reviving its vitriolic... Read more
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16d
New Kerala
Hundreds in Myanmar protest phrase 'Muslims in Rakine State' - newkerala.com #88356define themselves as Rohingya, a term derived from the early Islamic name for t
Hundreds in Myanmar protest phrase 'Muslims in Rakine State' - newkerala.com #88356
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
define themselves as Rohingya, a term derived from the early Islamic name for the state, "Rohang". But State Counsellor and National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has refrained from using the controversial word, which implies... Read more
17d
KX TV North Dakota
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
WBOC Salisbury
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
KIII Corpus Christi
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
Hawaii News Now
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
Daily Herald
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
Daily Herald / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling star or beacon of hope
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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17d
ABC News
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling Star or Beacon of Hopecreated post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi: Falling Star or Beacon of Hope
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
created post of state counsellor. She also serves as foreign minister, minister of the president's office and heads the National League for Democracy party. President Htin Kyaw is a close friend and her personal physician Dr. Tin Myo Win acts as... Read more
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18d
Illawarra Mercury
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
The Courier
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Northern Daily Leader
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
The Young Witness
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
The Young Witness / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Western Advocate
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Western Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Kiama Independent
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Kiama Independent / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Manning River Times
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Manning River Times / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Goondiwindi Argus
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
The North West Star
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
Daily Liberal
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
The Border Mail
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellers
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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18d
heraldscotland
New Prime Minister will boost number of women holding reins of powercitizenship prohibiting her from becoming president because of the country's mi
New Prime Minister will boost number of women holding reins of power
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
citizenship prohibiting her from becoming president because of the country's military-era constitution. Ms Suu Kyi, whose National League for Democracy party swept to victory in 2015, endured years of house arrest and harassment by military rulers... Read more
19d
Channel NewsAsia
Mixed reviews on Myanmar government’s first 100 daysYANGON: July 7 marked the 100th day in office for Myanmar’s National League for
Mixed reviews on Myanmar government’s first 100 days
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
YANGON: July 7 marked the 100th day in office for Myanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD) government. The cabinet, led by State Counsellor, foreign minister and de facto leader of the nation Aung San Suu Kyi, has focused largely on trying to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
100 days in: A look at NLD's work in Myanmar thus faroverwhelmingly supported Aung San Suu Kyi as the new leader for the country in
100 days in: A look at NLD's work in Myanmar thus far
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
overwhelmingly supported Aung San Suu Kyi as the new leader for the country in the general elections last November. Her National League for Democracy (NLD) is now the ruling party, and will mark its 100th day in office on Thursday (Jul 7). Just... Read more
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New Kerala
Suu Kyi to meet migrant workers during Malaysia visit - newkerala.com #86644trip to Malaysia in August. This will be her Suu Kyi's third trip to Malaysia,
Suu Kyi to meet migrant workers during Malaysia visit - newkerala.com #86644
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
trip to Malaysia in August. This will be her Suu Kyi's third trip to Malaysia, but first as the de facto head of the new National League for Democracy government. U Zaw Htay, spokesperson for the state counsellor and the President's Office said... Read more
21d
Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar official charged for Aung San Suu Kyi slurby the former military government she spent decades campaigning against, police
Myanmar official charged for Aung San Suu Kyi slur
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
by the former military government she spent decades campaigning against, police said on Tuesday (Jul 5) . Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) swept historic polls in November, with the veteran activist vowing to expand freedoms she... Read more
21d
Asian Correspondent
Rights groups call for action on anti-Muslim violence in Burmaand commence detailed investigations into recent religiously motivated attacks.
Rights groups call for action on anti-Muslim violence in Burma
Asian Correspondent / Posted 21 days ago
and commence detailed investigations into recent religiously motivated attacks. “The people of Myanmar elected the National League for Democracy on the basis of its campaign to uphold rule of law and human rights for all,” the statement... Read more
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21d
Channel NewsAsia
Isolated and lacking labour rights, Myanmar's housemaids toil in silencemeals or wash clothes at the time when their employers come home". Myanmar Now
Isolated and lacking labour rights, Myanmar's housemaids toil in silence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
meals or wash clothes at the time when their employers come home". Myanmar Now contacted several lawmakers in the ruling National League for Democracy but none knew of the draft law. The Yangon Kayin Baptist Women's Association has created an... Read more
21d
Reuters
Isolated and lacking labor rights, Myanmar's housemaids toil in silencemeals or wash clothes at the time when their employers come home". Myanmar Now
Isolated and lacking labor rights, Myanmar's housemaids toil in silence
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
meals or wash clothes at the time when their employers come home". Myanmar Now contacted several lawmakers in the ruling National League for Democracy but none knew of the draft law. The Yangon Kayin Baptist Women's Association has created an... Read more
23d
dna
UN rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violenceand holding perpetrators to account," she said. As she was speaking on Friday,
UN rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violence
dna / Posted 23 days ago
and holding perpetrators to account," she said. As she was speaking on Friday, local police and members of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy said villagers in Kachin State burnt down a Muslim prayer hall after a dispute over its... Read more
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DW
Myanmar mob burns down mosque as Buddhist-Muslim tensions rise |on the unfolding Rohingya crisis. The renewed tensions are likely to put more
Myanmar mob burns down mosque as Buddhist-Muslim tensions rise |
DW / Posted 24 days ago
on the unfolding Rohingya crisis. The renewed tensions are likely to put more pressure on the government headed by the National League for Democracy, of which Suu Kyi is president. "There was much hope that democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi... Read more
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24d
Reuters
U.N. rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violenceand holding perpetrators to account," she said. As she was speaking on Friday,
U.N. rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violence
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
and holding perpetrators to account," she said. As she was speaking on Friday, local police and members of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy said villagers in Kachin State burned down a Muslim prayer hall after a dispute over its... Read more
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25d
Channel NewsAsia
UN rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violenceburned down a Muslim prayer hall after a dispute over the location of the build
UN rights investigator urges Myanmar to crack down on religious violence
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
burned down a Muslim prayer hall after a dispute over the location of the building, local police and members of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy said. "We tried to negotiate between them to avoid this growing into a serious conflict, but... Read more
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