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Myanmar

Myanmar military says soldiers killed 5 in Shan state interrogation in June, military investigating 2 more deaths from separate incident - Reuters

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Bangladesh

Map: Heavy monsoon rains will continue across northern India, northern Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan and Myanmar - BBC

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Myanmar

Court in Naypyidaw Union Territory, Burma, sentenced Detained labor demonstrators with one-month imprisonment for contempt of court - The Irrawaddy

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Bangladesh

Photo: Rain falls on Myanmar nationalist protesters insisting Muslim Rohingya people be called Bengali - @MayWongCNA

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Southeast Asia refugee crisis

Conditions remain poor in Myanmar camps for members of Muslim Rohingya minority, UN special envoy says - AP

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Myanmar

US place Myanmar on yearly worst offenders in human trafficking report - Reuters

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Aung San Suu Kyi

Photo: Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi starts meeting with Migrant Workers Rights Network at embassy in Bangkok - @Atomicalandy

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Aung San Suu Kyi

Photo: Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi leaves Thai Foreign Ministry to meet with Prime Minister Prayut at Government House - @PanuCNA

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Myanmar

Video: Crowd waiting for Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi at Talay Thai market in Mahachai, Thailand, breaks through police barricade - @PanuCNA

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Aung San Suu Kyi

Photo: Myanmar migrant workers waiting for Suu Kyi arrival at Talay Thai market hold up pictures of 2 men convicted in Thailand's Koh Tao case - @PanuCNA

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Myanmar

Video: Myanmar migrant workers demand access to venue where leader Aung San Suu Kyi will meet with a group on workers' rights issues in Thailand - @PanuCNA

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Southeast Asia refugee crisis

UN says Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims may be victims of 'crimes against humanity' - AFP

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Myanmar

13 dead, many missing in jade mine landslide in Myanmar's restive Kachin State - Anadolu Agency

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Hpakan, Kachin State, Myanmar

Casualties reported following landslide in Hpakant, Myanmar, jade mining area - @JonahFisherBBC

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Drone strike against Taliban leader Mansour

Editor's note: US Secretary of State John Kerry just held a news conference in Myanmar where he spoke about the drone strike on Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mansour. Kerry did not explicitly confirm reports that the militant group's leader had been killed, but did refer to him in the past tense. We're awaiting further details. - David

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Myanmar reforms, 2011-2015

Secretary of State Kerry begins visit to Myanmar to press for further reforms - AP

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Myanmar reforms, 2011-2015

US eases some sanctions on Myanmar financial institutions, removes 7 state-owned companies from blacklist, Treasury says - Reuters

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Myanmar

Obama administration plans to renew bulk of US sanctions against Myanmar, officials say - Reuters

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John Kerry

Statement: US Secretary of State John Kerry to travel to Saudi Arabia, Austria, Belgium, Burma and Vietnam from May 14 to 36

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Myanmar

Chevron puts Myanmar gas block stakes worth $1.3 billion up for sale, sources say - Reuters

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