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San Antonio Express-News
‘Dadland’ author tracks WWII herothe Croix de Guerre. Yet he said he was briefly threatened with court martial f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
the Croix de Guerre. Yet he said he was briefly threatened with court martial for defending Aung San (father of Aung San Suu Kyi), who fought the Japanese but was later accused by the British of treason. Postwar, the mad Irishman wrestled with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
H1N1 virus infects 13 in Myanmarin Myanmar suspected officials of playing down disease outbreaks and other bad
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 hours ago
in Myanmar suspected officials of playing down disease outbreaks and other bad news. Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi has led the country's civilian administration since last year, amid a transition from full military rule. "The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US to Myanmar: Cut Pyongyang tiesbreak of all remaining links, current and former US officials say. Washington
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
break of all remaining links, current and former US officials say. Washington made its case to State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief, Senior Gen Min Aung Hlaing, during a visit to the country this week by the US special envoy for... Read more
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asianage
US presses Myanmar for complete break-off of links with N Koreaand former US officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto l
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
and former US officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during a visit to the country this week by the US special envoy for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UN: Myanmar snoops as busy as everof a lengthy visit that she said was beset by official snooping and access rest
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
of a lengthy visit that she said was beset by official snooping and access restrictions. Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi came to power last year after a landslide win in the landmark 2015 elections. However, she has little control over... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN envoy complains of state surveillance in Myanmarsurveyed and questioned. That's still going on," Lee added. National League fo
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
surveyed and questioned. That's still going on," Lee added. National League for Democracy led by Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi came to power last year after a landslide in the landmark November 2015 elections. She does not oversee the police... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
US presses Burma to cease military ties with North Koreaand former US officials said. Washington made its case to Burma’s de facto lea
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
and former US officials said. Washington made its case to Burma’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during a visit to the country this week by the US special envoy for... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. presses Myanmar to cease military ties with North Koreaand former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
and former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during a visit to the country this week by the U.S. special envoy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US presses Myanmar to cease military ties with North Koreaand former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
and former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during a visit to the country this week by the U.S. special envoy... Read more
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The Star
U.S. presses Myanmar to cease military ties with North Koreaand former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
and former U.S. officials said. Washington made its case to Myanmar’s de facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and the army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing during a visit to the country this week by the U.S. special envoy... Read more
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Reuters
U.N envoy complains of state surveillance, access restrictions in Myanmarsaid on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official sno
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
said on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official snooping and access restrictions. Aung San Suu Kyi came to power last year after a landslide in the landmark 2015 elections. She does not oversee the police or the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN envoy complains of state surveillance, access restrictions in Myanmarsaid on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official sno
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
said on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official snooping and access restrictions. Aung San Suu Kyi came to power last year after a landslide in the landmark 2015 elections. She does not oversee the police or the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar still using 'same tactics' of oppression as junta: UN envoyfollowed, monitored and surveyed and questioned - that's still going on." Hope
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
followed, monitored and surveyed and questioned - that's still going on." Hopes were high that democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi would usher in a new era of freedom when her party won landmark 2015 elections - the first fully free vote for... Read more
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The Star
U.N. envoy complains of state surveillance, access restrictions in Myanmarsaid on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official sno
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
said on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official snooping and access restrictions. Aung San Suu Kyi came to power last year after a landslide in the landmark 2015 elections. She does not oversee the police or the... Read more
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EuroNews
Myanmar sees insurgents behind Rohingya killings in northwestto be collaborating with the government,” Thaung Tun, national security adviser
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
to be collaborating with the government,” Thaung Tun, national security adviser to Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, told diplomats in Yangon. At least 44 civilians have been killed and 27 have been kidnapped or gone missing in... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar sees insurgents behind Rohingya killings in northwestto be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser to Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, told diplomats in Yangon. At least 44 civilians have been killed and 27 have been kidnapped or gone missing in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar sees insurgents behind Rohingya killings in northwestto be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser to Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, told diplomats in Yangon. At least 44 civilians have been killed and 27 have been kidnapped or gone missing in... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar sees insurgents behind Rohingya killings in northwestto be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
to be collaborating with the government," Thaung Tun, national security adviser to Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, told diplomats in Yangon. At least 44 civilians have been killed and 27 have been kidnapped or gone missing in... Read more
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Lake Placid News
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomin the Southeast Asian country since the party led by Nobel Peace Prize laureat
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
in the Southeast Asian country since the party led by Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists," said... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Myanmar's coal plan sparks protestto a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highligh
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
to a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highlighting the challenges facing Aung San Suu Kyi's government in crafting a coherent energy policy in one of Asia's poorest and most electricity-starved... Read more
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News.com.au
Myanmar’s coal plan sparks protestto a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highligh
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
to a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highlighting the challenges facing Aung San Suu Kyi's government in crafting a coherent energy policy in one of Asia's poorest and most electricity-starved... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Myanmar’s coal plan sparks protestto a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highligh
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
to a planned $US3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highlighting the challenges facing Aung San Suu Kyi's government in crafting a coherent energy policy in one of Asia's poorest and most electricity-starved... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomin the Southeast Asian country since the party led by Nobel Peace Prize laureat
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
in the Southeast Asian country since the party led by Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists," said... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar concern rises over press freedomIn this image made from video released by the Democratic… AP News | 07/19/17 0
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
In this image made from video released by the Democratic… AP News | 07/19/17 06:07 AM YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- In the old, military-ruled Myanmar, it would not have been a surprising scene: three... Read more
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FOX News
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
In Suu Kyi's Myanmar, concern rises over press freedomhas changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laure
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
has changed in the Southeast Asian country since former Nobel Peace Prize laureate and longtime opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won elections a year and a half ago. "Just look at these chains. This is what we get for being journalists,"... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar marks 70th anniversary of Martyrs' DayA man holds the image of Myanmar State counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi as people wa
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
A man holds the image of Myanmar State counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi as people wait outside the Martyrs' Mausoleum during the 70th Martyrs' Day in Yangon on Wednesday. (EPA photo) Myanmar on Wednesday observed the 70th anniversary of Martyrs' Day,... Read more
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TheBull
Asia News Agenda WednesdayTests. -- Myanmar marks the 70th anniversary of the assassination of independe
TheBull / Posted 6 days ago
Tests. -- Myanmar marks the 70th anniversary of the assassination of independence hero Aung San, whose daughter Aung San Suu Kyi now leads the country's civilian government. -- Monitoring the ongoing struggle by Philippine forces to defeat... Read more
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NZCity
Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims share stories of gang rape and killings by police and soldiers in Rakhine Statewith both sides entrenched in mistrust and prejudice. After historic elections
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
with both sides entrenched in mistrust and prejudice. After historic elections in 2015, Nobel Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi is the de facto leader of the country, but she has no control over the security forces, which continue to act as a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims share stories of gang rape and killings by police and soldierswith both sides entrenched in mistrust and prejudice. After historic elections
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
with both sides entrenched in mistrust and prejudice. After historic elections in 2015, Nobel Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi is the de facto leader of the country, but she has no control over the security forces, which continue to act as a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Detained Myanmar journalists rap military's roleMyanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing.
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi and army chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing. Journalists say the military should not be playing such a major role in the country. (File photo) YANGON - Three journalists jailed in Myanmar after contacting ethnic... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Independence martyr devoted life to strugglerebellion. Aung San later formed his own political party, the Bama htwet-yat Gh
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
rebellion. Aung San later formed his own political party, the Bama htwet-yat Ghine (Freedom Bloc).media_cameraAung San Suu Kyi with a portrait of her late father, independence leader Aung San, in 1995. In 1941 Burma’s prime minister U Saw... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar journalists decry military's role in their detentiondecades after seizing power in a 1962 coup but has made way for a civilian gove
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
decades after seizing power in a 1962 coup but has made way for a civilian government led by democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi, whose party swept an election in late 2015. But Nobel laureate Suu Kyi remains constrained by a constitution that... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar journalists decry military's role in their detentiondecades after seizing power in a 1962 coup but has made way for a civilian gove
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
decades after seizing power in a 1962 coup but has made way for a civilian government led by democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi, whose party swept an election in late 2015. But Nobel laureate Suu Kyi remains constrained by a constitution that... Read more
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Aljazeera
Myanmar: UN probe 'can only aggravate' Rakhine tensionof Rohingya Muslims would only "aggravate" troubles in Rakhine state, the secur
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
of Rohingya Muslims would only "aggravate" troubles in Rakhine state, the security adviser of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi told diplomats. Thaung Tun's comments on Tuesday came less than a month after Myanmar declined to grant visas to... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma: Ultra right-wing monk calls for Suu Kyi’s govt to step downAN influential Burmese ultranationalist monk has called on the Aung San Suu Kyi
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
AN influential Burmese ultranationalist monk has called on the Aung San Suu Kyi-led National League for Democracy (NLD) government to step down amid the intensifying rift between her administration and the outlawed Ma Ba Tha group. In an 11-minute... Read more
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International Business Times
Rohingya Muslim children face starvation amid Burma crackdown and called for a UN-assisted investigation. Myanmar's new administration, led
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
and called for a UN-assisted investigation. Myanmar's new administration, led by Nobel Peace Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, dismissed the allegations of violence against the Rohingya and accused international media of misreporting the... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as U.S. envoy visitshe was likely to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Y
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
he was likely to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun met Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military's commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Monday, their offices said. Yun attended a... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma: US envoy makes visit, govt insists no links with North Koreato seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to meet Burma‘s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military’s commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Monday, according to the US Embassy in... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as U.S. envoy visitsto seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to meet Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military's commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Monday, according to the U.S. Embassy in... Read more
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EuroNews
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as U.S. envoy visitsto seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to m
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to meet Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military’s commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Monday, according to the U.S. Embassy in Yangon.... Read more
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Reuters
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as U.S. envoy visitsto seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
to seek assurances on efforts to isolate it. Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to meet Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military's commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw, on Monday, according to the U.S. Embassy in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as US envoy visitsMyanmar's Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi smiles after a meeting with Norway'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
Myanmar's Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi smiles after a meeting with Norway's Foreign Minister Borge Brende (not in picture) at Myanmar's Foreign Ministry in Naypyitaw, Myanmar July 6, 2017. (Reuters photo) YANGON -- Myanmar has no military ties... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Guns and money: Why US' top North Korea diplomat is in Southeast Asiafor years accused of purchasing Pyongyang's ballistic missile technology. Befor
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
for years accused of purchasing Pyongyang's ballistic missile technology. Before free elections led to the rise of Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar's leader, the country's military was considered among the key allies of North Korea. "Of course, Burma... Read more
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