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Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Thai Authorities Hamper Food Deliveries to Burmese Refugee Camp

A truck carrying humanitarian aid from Channel 3 Thai television is temporarily blocked by the Thai military from entering Ban Mae Surin refugee camp in Mae Hong Son Province on Sunday.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Nationwide Ceasefire Hangs in the Balance at Rebel Meeting

KNLA soldiers on the Salween River, heading to frontline areas in northern Karen State.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Four Burmese Workers Killed Brutally in Malaysia This Month

Myo Pai, a leader of a Kuala Lumpur-based free funeral services group, standing right in a white shirt, beside the coffin of Ko Tony on Wednesday, before he was killed.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Burmese President Thein Sein delivers a monthly radio address.

Burma's president has vowed to take action against instigators of last week's religious riots in Mandalay, while saying the misuse of newfound media freedoms was responsible for escalating tensions.

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Related Topix: Thein Sein, Burma, World News,

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Washington Post

Burma poses test for U.S. diplomacy

President Obama recently singled out Burma as a U.S. foreign policy victory - a country that had emerged from decades of military rule and turned toward the West, thanks in part to American diplomacy.

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Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Aung San Suu Kyi, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Joseph Crowley, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, US Senate,

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

The Corruption Charges Are a Pretext'

From left to right, Irrawaddy editor Kyaw Zwa Moe speaks with journalist Sithu Aung Myint and political commentator Dr. Yan Myo Thein during an episode of "Dateline Irrawaddy."

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Related Topix: Journalism, Burma, World News, Thein Sein,

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Four Killed as Fighting Flares in Northern Burma: Kachin Rebels

Kachin Independence Army soldiers stationed at a frontline base nearby La Jar Yang village in Kachin State on the way to KIA headquarters in Laiza in November 2013.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Burmanet

Democratic Voice of Burma: Erotic novel removed from Burma's bookshelves

A controversial book of "adult fiction" by writer Aung Yin Nyein has been pulled from the shelves of Burma's bookstores after critics complained that the erotic novel is "obscene".

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Voice of America

Myanmar Pledges Commitment to Reforms After Controversies

A Buddhist monk stands next a truck full of police officers during a gathering at a courthouse in support of five Buddhist monks who were forced to give up their robes in Yangon, Myanmar, also known as Burma, June 20, 2014.

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The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Businesses With Compelling Stories are Suitable to Be Listed'

When the Yangon Stock Exchange launches next year, five public companies will be listed.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Aung Min Apologizes to Military for - Aggravating' Remarks

The government's chief peace negotiator has apologized to Burma's powerful military for comments he reportedly made last week that appeared to diminish the stature of soldiers fighting on the front lines of Burma's long-running civil war.

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