YANGON, Burma (AP) — About 4,000 workers are striking at clothing factories outside of Yangon, demanding that their overtime pay of 17 cents an hour be doubled. The workers at plants in two industrial zones vow to camp outside their factories unless employers meet their demand, claiming they cannot live on pay amounting to 80,000...
YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma's government has accused three more ethnic rebel groups of being involved in armed clashes in northeastern Shan state, where a week of fighting against Kokang rebels has left dozens of soldiers dead and sent tens of thousands of refugees fleeing to neighboring China....
BEIJING (AP) — Tens of thousands of refugees from Burma's ethnic region of Kokang have fled into the neighboring Chinese province of Yunnan over the past week amid fighting between militants and government troops....
YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma state media says the government has informed China after a flare up in fighting between troops and ethnic Kokang rebels near border that left 47 government soldiers dead and 73 wounded....
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is criticizing Burma's decision to invalidate temporary citizenship cards for minority Rohingya Muslims....
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