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Swissinfo
Myanmar journalists' group to don black T-shirts over arrest of Reuters' reportersrights advocates say press freedom is under attack in Myanmar, where the young
Swissinfo / Posted 13 hours ago
rights advocates say press freedom is under attack in Myanmar, where the young civilian-led government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi shares power with the military that ran the country for decades. At least 11 journalists have been detained... Read more
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Gulf News
US says identified target for sanctions over Myanmar crackdownupsetting the delicate political balance in Myanmar, where the civilian-led gov
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
upsetting the delicate political balance in Myanmar, where the civilian-led government headed by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi must still contend with an influential military.Washington also wants to hold tougher options in reserve to... Read more
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Gulf News
Myanmar journalists’ group to don black T-shirts over arrest of Reuters’ reportersrights advocates say press freedom is under attack in Myanmar, where the young
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
rights advocates say press freedom is under attack in Myanmar, where the young civilian-led government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi shares power with the military that ran the country for decades. At least 11 journalists have been detained... Read more
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dna
Rohingya crisis: US identifies target for sanctions over Myanmar crackdownupsetting the delicate political balance in Myanmar, where the civilian-led gov
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
upsetting the delicate political balance in Myanmar, where the civilian-led government headed by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi must still contend with an influential military. Washington also wants to hold tougher options in reserve... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of Reuters journalistsrelease of Reuters journalists The United States joined mounting demands for t
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
release of Reuters journalists The United States joined mounting demands for the reporters to be freed. Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Picture: AFP UNITED NATIONS/YANGON - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday that the United... Read more
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Swissinfo
Myanmar faces mounting calls for release of Reuters journalistscampaign in Myanmar against minority Rohingya Muslims. Myanmar's 2-year-old go
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
campaign in Myanmar against minority Rohingya Muslims. Myanmar's 2-year-old government, led by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has faced heavy international criticism for its response to the Rohingya crisis, though it has no control... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, face official secrets chargesattack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately,”
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
attack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately,” he said.A spokesman for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi confirmed that the two journalists had been arrested. “Not only your reporters, but also the policemen who... Read more
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New York Daily News
Myanmar court sentences 4 family members in maid abuseMaha children's educational group. The widespread publicity given the case has
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
Maha children's educational group. The widespread publicity given the case has put added pressure on the government of Aung San Suu Kyi to do more to counter human rights abuses. Thousands of young girls working as maids in the cities are from... Read more
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dna
Myanmar: Two journalists arrested for doing story on military crackdown on Rohingya Muslimsattack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately,"
dna / Posted 2 days ago
attack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately," he said. A spokesman for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi confirmed that the two journalists had been arrested. "Not only your reporters, but also the policemen who... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bob Geldof 'disgusted' as Dublin Council votes to remove his Freedom award, reportsvoted to remove his Freedom of the City. The musician handed back the award la
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
voted to remove his Freedom of the City. The musician handed back the award last month in protest at Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi holding the same honour. Last night the Council took back the freedom of the city from Aung San Suu Kyi and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Reuters journalists covering Rohingya arrested in Myanmarunder the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
under the section, known as 66(d), are invariably convicted, and sentences are always custodial. Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the country's de facto leader, has come under intense criticism for her government's handling of the... Read more
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EuroNews
At least 6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSFpredominantly Muslim Rohingya minority group are denied citizenship by Myanmar,
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
predominantly Muslim Rohingya minority group are denied citizenship by Myanmar, where they are regarded as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh. The country’s de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and her government have blamed the violence on "terrorist... Read more
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Aljazeera
MSF: More than 6,700 Rohingya killed in MyanmarMaungdaw district in Rakhine, we fear for the fate of Rohingya people who are s
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Maungdaw district in Rakhine, we fear for the fate of Rohingya people who are still there," she added. State Chancellor Aung San Suu Kyi, who is the de facto leader of Myanmar, has refused to really discuss the plight of the Rohingya. Aung San... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Myanmar charges Reuters reportersafter almost half a century of military dictatorship. However, although the go
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
after almost half a century of military dictatorship. However, although the government is headed by Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, the armed forces continue to control key ministries, including the ministry of defence, interior and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Myanmar arrests two Reuters journalists with leaked Rohingya attack documentspress freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
press freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year under the government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been widely condemned for failing to defend 1.1 million Rohingya who were living in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
2 Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, face official secrets charges A spokesman for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi confirmed that the two journa
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
A spokesman for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi confirmed that the two journalists had been arrested. Thomson Reuters. YANGON - Myanmar’s government said on Wednesday that... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Burma arrests two Reuters journalists covering Rohingya crisissaid Shawn Crispin, the CPJ’s representative in Southeast Asia. Reuters report
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
said Shawn Crispin, the CPJ’s representative in Southeast Asia. Reuters reported that a spokesman for State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi said the government would “take action” against both the reporters and the policemen involved i... Read more
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Swissinfo
Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar, face official secrets chargesattack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately,"
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
attack on press freedom. We call for authorities to release them immediately," he said. A spokesman for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi confirmed that the two journalists had been arrested. "Not only your reporters, but also the policemen who... Read more
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WA Today
Myanmar arrests two Reuters journalists with leaked Rohingya attack documentspress freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
press freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year under the government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been widely condemned for failing to defend 1.1 million Rohingya who were living in... Read more
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The Age
Myanmar arrests two Reuters journalists with leaked Rohingya attack documentspress freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
press freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year under the government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been widely condemned for failing to defend 1.1 million Rohingya who were living in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Myanmar arrests two Reuters journalists with leaked Rohingya attack documentspress freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
press freedom." Myanmar journalists have faced increasing harassment this year under the government led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been widely condemned for failing to defend 1.1 million Rohingya who were living in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Councillors vote to revoke award from Aung San Suu Kyi | Irish Examiner Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:59 pm Dublin’s city cou
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:59 pm Dublin’s city councillors have voted to revoke Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Letter from U2 calls for Freedom of City awarded to Aung San Suu Kyi be withdrawn | Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 06:02 pm U2 has called on Du
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 06:02 pm U2 has called on Dublin City... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Indonesia is brightest hope for democracy in Asean says parliamentarians, expertsin Beijing in recent weeks. (L-R): Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak, Myan
Asian Correspondent / Posted 4 days ago
in Beijing in recent weeks. (L-R): Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak, Myanmar’s State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi, Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha, Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chinese Premier Li... Read more
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CTV News
Rohingya women methodically raped by Myanmar's armed forcesis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself condemned the military's abuses. "Rape is rife. It is used as a weapon by armed forces to intimidate... Read more
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Boston Herald
AP: Rohingya methodically raped by Myanmar's armed forcesis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself condemned the military's abuses. "Rape is rife. It is used as a weapon by armed forces to intimidate... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar's armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities. Yet Suu Kyi's... Read more
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Daily Mail
AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar's armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities. Fleeing:... Read more
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Gulf News
Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces is not. Before
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar’s civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar’s armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities.Yet Suu Kyi’s... Read more
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Aljazeera
Army's rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical: APis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar's armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities. Yet Suu Kyi's... Read more
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EuroNews
Myanmar to delay law that would have allowed more foreign investmentto disappoint cash-starved businesses amid growing doubts over the management o
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
to disappoint cash-starved businesses amid growing doubts over the management of the economy by the country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi. The postponement of the corporate reform, which would have allowed foreign companies to take up to a 35... Read more
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The Hindu
Rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar’s armed forces is sweeping and methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces is not. Before
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar’s civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself condemned the military’s abuses. “Rape is rife. It is used as a weapon by armed forces to intimidate... Read more
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FOX News
AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar's armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities. Yet Suu Kyi's... Read more
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FOX News
AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself said Myanmar's armed forces used rape as a weapon to intimidate ethnic nationalities. Yet Suu Kyi's... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP Investigation: Rape of Rohingya sweeping, methodicalis new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
is new, the use of sexual violence by Myanmar's security forces is not. Before she became Myanmar's civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi herself condemned the military's abuses. "Rape is rife. It is used as a weapon by armed forces to intimidate... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Rohingya Activist: 'Rohingya Are Not Safe Anywhere'in Rakhine State are in response to a serious threat of insurgency. Myanmar's d
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
in Rakhine State are in response to a serious threat of insurgency. Myanmar's de-facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Aung San Suu Kyi, has defended the campaign. A deal was struck last month between Myanmar and Bangladesh to repatriate the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Rohingya Activist: 'Rohingya Are Not Safe Anywhere'in Rakhine State are in response to a serious threat of insurgency. Myanmar's d
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
in Rakhine State are in response to a serious threat of insurgency. Myanmar's de-facto leader, Nobel Peace Prize Winner Aung San Suu Kyi, has defended the campaign. A deal was struck last month between Myanmar and Bangladesh to repatriate the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The most powerful news images from 2017 from Getty Imagesin predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to conf
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
in predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to confront the country and its de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who championed democracy, but now appears unable or unwilling to stop the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fake news on Facebook fans the flames of hate against the Rohingya in Myanmarand then blamed it on Burmese security forces is also common. Zaw Htay, a spoke
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
and then blamed it on Burmese security forces is also common. Zaw Htay, a spokesman for the country's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, used his Facebook page to share the claim, along with images since proven to have been doctored. They... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Does the Nobel Peace Prize achieve anything?the most notable example. Sometimes they become very controversial for their a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
the most notable example. Sometimes they become very controversial for their actions later in life, like Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, who won in 1991. It is always political too. The prize is awarded by the five member Norwegian Nobel... Read more
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BBC News
Pope urges Myanmar to resist 'revenge'afford to go there. We feel very happy, joyful that he visited us in Myanmar."
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
afford to go there. We feel very happy, joyful that he visited us in Myanmar." On Tuesday, the Pope met de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and delivered a keynote speech that also staunchly defended ethnic rights. But he was criticised by human... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The most powerful news images from 2017 from Getty Imagesin predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to conf
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
in predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to confront the country and its de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who championed democracy, but now appears unable or unwilling to stop the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
OpEdNews|Buddhist majority and its representatives, including the powerful military and
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
Buddhist majority and its representatives, including the powerful military and the country's de-facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, understand this well. They use a strictly-guarded discourse in which the Rohingya are never recognized as a... Read more
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asianage
Rohingya row: US passes resolution on ethnic cleaningRakhine state where unrest has forced hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
Rakhine state where unrest has forced hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh. “It also calls for Aung San Suu Kyi (Myanmars de facto leader) to exercise moral leadership, something thats needed now more than ever,” Engel... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The most powerful news images from 2017 from Getty Imagesin predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to conf
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
in predominantly Buddhist Myanmar. World leaders are still debating how to confront the country and its de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate who championed democracy, but now appears unable or unwilling to stop the... Read more
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