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Myanmar

Myanmar population control law threatens minorities - rights group - TRFN

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Myanmar Kachin rebels conflict

Myanmar government says 126 soldiers have been killed and 359 injured in fighting with Kokang rebels since Feb. 9 - @XHNews

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Myanmar

Sustainable energy galvanises Myanmar’s environmental reporters

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Trawler sinks in Russia's Sea of Okhotsk. April 2015

78 members of crew of sunken Russian trawler are Russian; remainder from countries including Latvia, Ukraine and Myanmar, local media reports - @BBCNews

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Myanmar

9 confirmed dead, at least 20 buried in landslide at jade mine in Kachin state, Myanmar - @W7VOA

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Myanmar

9 dead after landslide at a jade mine in Hpakant, Myanmar; may be more under rocks, local media reports - @JonahFisherBBC

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Myanmar

No U-turn on road to press freedom, Myanmar says, but critics disagree - TRFN

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Myanmar

Business, military, government seize land for rubber in Myanmar - rights group - TRFN

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Myanmar copper mine protests

Myanmar police reject monks' lawsuit against government minister; monks were seriously burned during 2012 police crackdown on protests at a copper mine - @AP

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Myanmar reforms

Myanmar's army will continue to play a key role in the move towards greater democracy, President Thein Sein says - @BBCBreaking

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Myanmar

Myanmar court sentences 2 reporters to 2 months in prison on defamation charges - @AP

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Yangon, Yangon, MM

Myanmar court jails a New Zealand bar manager, colleagues for insulting Buddhism - @Reuters

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Myanmar

Update: Myanmar jails New Zealander Phil Blackwood for 2.5 years over Buddha bar "insult" - @BBCBreaking

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New Zealander Phil Blackwood and two Burmese jailed for two years for offending Buddhism by court in Myanmar - via @JonahFisherBBC, @BBCBreaking

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Ferry sinks off Myanmar coast, March 14, 2015

Report: Myanmar ferry sinking death toll rises to 59 as more bodies are recovered, state-run media reports - @AP

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Ferry sinks off Myanmar coast, March 14, 2015

Myanmar ferry sinking death toll rises to 52 - @AFP

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China

Myanmar denies Chinese claim that 1 of its warplanes crossed China's border and dropped a bomb that killed 4 farmers - @AP

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Ferry sinks off Myanmar coast, March 14, 2015

Update: Police say 33 people dead, at least 12 people missing after ferry sinks off western Myanmar coast - @AFP

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Ferry sinks off Myanmar coast, March 14, 2015

At least 21 dead, 26 missing after Myanmar ferry sinks, police say - @STForeignDesk

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China

China lodges diplomatic protest after it says a Myanmar warplane dropped a bomb on Chinese territory, killing 4 people - @nytimes

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