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Opinion: Obama must maintain pressure on Burma

By Mon, May 20, 2013 7:30PM UTC 0 Comment

The White House welcomed ex-general Thein Sein on Monday as the first president of Burma to visit in roughly 47 years after the late Gen. Ne Win’s visit in 1966. Thein Sein has been attempting to improve diplomatic relations for Burma (also known as Myanmar) after decades of isolation from the US. Self-styled reformist President...

Blindsided in Beijing

By Sat, May 05, 2012 7:23AM UTC 0 Comment