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Jul 10, 2014
Myanmar: Journalists sentenced to 10 years for reporting on chemical weaponsThe article alleged that the country's military was operating a chemical weapons factory in the town of Pauk in Magway, under the instructions of former strongman junta chief Than Shwe.
May 21, 2013
Obama urges Myanmar to stop violence against RohingyasPresident Barack Obama urged the president of Myanmar on Monday to halt violence against a Muslim minority but praised economic and political reforms in the formerly pariah nation that is emerging as a US ally in China's backyard.
Apr 02, 2012
Thein Sein: the gentle general behind Suu Kyi's triumphThe former general is seen as a pragmatist who has negotiated with army leaders to allow for free polls that could help raise sanctions against the country.