THANLYIN, Burma (AP) — Burma’s democracy leader and lawmaker Aung San Suu Kyi has registered for a seat in November elections.
Academics, students and activists from Burma (Myanmar), Thailand and around the world were among those who attended the first Conference on Burma/Myanmar Studies at Chiang Mai University from 24 to 26 July.
YANGON, Burma/Myanmar (AP) — The U.N.’s emergency relief organization says incessant monsoon rain in northwestern Burma has triggered flooding, leaving nine people dead and affecting 70,000 others.
YANGON, Burma/Myanmar (AP) — A three-day round of talks between the government and leaders of ethnic rebel groups has concluded without a sought-after ceasefire draft agreement to end decades of warring.
BANGKOK (AP) — A new report says human rights workers in Burma face threats to their security when working despite moves toward political reform since military rule gave way to an elected government four years ago.
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