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  1. Portrait of a rapidly changing MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... of Russell - the holding of elections, the transition towards a civilian government and the release of Aung San Suu Kyi. Russell's account of that mad, exhilarating Saturday in November 2010 - when the democracy icon spoke to crowds outside the home ...

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  2. Burma Rep in Canada Says Doing Business With US-Sanctioned Tycoon LegalRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... Wilfert was part, to take a more active stance in pushing for the release of Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the restoration of civilian government, passed despite concerns from critics that it was too strong of an approach. Some two ...

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  3. Rangoon Court Detains Editors Awaiting Trial for - Undermining Stability'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... and employee were being held. The MDCF statement declared that National League for Democracy Chairwoman Aung San Suu Kyi and ethnic democratic forces had been "elected" by the people, and questioned the performance and legitimacy of the current ...

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  4. African wives hide HIV to avoid beatings, sapping AIDS progressRead the original story

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    ... meeting that started in Melbourne, Australia, on Sunday, public figures from Myanmar's political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in ...

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  5. 5 million sign petition to change constitution: Myanmar oppRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ... 2011, moves towards an election next year. The National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spearheaded the campaign, which ended on Saturday, to rescind Section 436 of the constitution. That clause requires a 75 ...

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  6. Media Group Criticizes Deportation of Burmese JournalistsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... publishing an article based on a statement by an activist group that mistakenly claimed opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi had formed an interim government. Eight members of the journal, including the publisher and employee caught in Thailand, are ...

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  7. NLD Urges Less Restrictive Campaign Rules for 2015 ElectionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... it is to have time for negotiation if the parties' rallies overlap." The NLD, whose chairwoman is Aung San Suu Kyi, also said members of the UEC should not have had ties to any political party in Burma for at least five years to ensure the ...

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  8. NLD Says 5 Million Sign Petition to Change ConstitutionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... 2011, moves towards an election next year. The National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spearheaded the campaign, which ended on Saturday, to rescind Section 436 of the Constitution. That clause requires a 75 ...

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  9. Continuing Abuses Threaten Myanmar's Transition to Democracy and Peace, Says ICTJ ReportRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... imprisoned, and displaced thousands in the country. Both President Thein Sein and opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi have repeatedly highlighted rule of law and good governance as priorities for Myanmar alongside the development of a modern ...

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  10. The Diplomat: Myanmar's constitutional uncertaintyRead the original story

    Monday | Burmanet

    ... ahead of next year's election. At a rally in Magwe region on July 12, NLD leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi urged members of the military to join the petition and win back the trust and respect of Myanmar's people. "For the future and ...

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  11. The Irrawaddy: Martyrs' Day observed on a grand scaleRead the original story

    Monday | Burmanet

    ... their horns at 10:37 a.m. At the headquarters of the National League for Democracy (NLD), party leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the daughter of Aung San, urged supporters to honor the martyrs by pushing for democracy. "To me, Martyrs' Day is not about ...

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  12. The Diplomat: U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma - Hugo SwireRead the original story

    Monday | Burmanet

    ... for Burma in the U.K., given our shared history, and the close ties many people still have with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi from her days living in Oxford. I have been fortunate enough to visit Burma twice recently, including trips to Rakhine State in 2012 ...

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  13. African wives conceal HIV, sapping AIDS progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... AIDS meeting that started in Melbourne yesterday, public figures from Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in poorer ...

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  14. Girls sleep safely at Myanmar school, thanks to generous DavisitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Davis Enterprise

    ... has been conducting its charitable work. President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited Aung San Suu Kyi, democracy leader, in the old capital of Yangon in November 2012. That diplomatic visit came after the release of hundreds of ...

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  15. Martyrs' Day Observed on a Grand ScaleRead the original story

    Monday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... their horns at 10:37 a.m. At the headquarters of the National League for Democracy (NLD), party leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the daughter of Aung San, urged supporters to honor the martyrs by pushing for democracy. "To me, Martyrs' Day is not about ...

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  16. Aung San Suu Kyi marks Martyr's Day in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bangkok Post

    Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy.

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  17. Wives Hiding HIV in Africa for Protection Saps AIDS ProgressRead the original story

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... AIDS meeting that started in Melbourne yesterday, public figures from Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in poorer ...

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  18. African wives hide HIV status, sapping AIDS progressRead the original story

    Sunday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... meeting that started in Melbourne, Australia, on Sunday, public figures from Myanmar's political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in ...

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  19. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Townhall

    ... to walk on the moon after reaching the surface in their Apollo 11 lunar module. In 1989, Burmese activist Aung San Suu Kyi (soo chee) was placed under house arrest by the military government of Myanmar. In 1999, after 38 years at the bottom of the ...

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  20. Wives Hiding HIV in Africa to Avoid Beatings Saps AIDS ProgressRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The Washington Post

    ... AIDS meeting that started in Melbourne yesterday, public figures from Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson will lead a call to fight stigma and discrimination, which has blighted progress in poorer ...

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