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Myanmar's writing on the wall
Graffiti artists espousing political messages have emerged in Yangon as the winds of change continue to blow.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 09:57 GMT
Myanmarese dove flying high with the eagle, elephant and dragon
Suu Kyi is paving the way for a newly democratic Myanmar.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2012 10:45 GMT
Myanmar's quiet transition
The southeast Asian country's transition is quieter than Arab Spring nations - but it is no less real.
Joseph E Stiglitz
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 08:43 GMT
Ending Myanmar's civil war
The relationship between government and ethnic minorities may be the pivotal issue blocking proper reform.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2012 08:44 GMT
Is Myanmar the new Asian tiger?
Despite some reforms, Myanmar remains a hardcore military dictatorship and lacks a civil society.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 09:57 GMT
As the US and China rush to take advantage of Myanmar's new openness, India plays a quieter role supporting democracy.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2012 12:16 GMT
Kachin refugees in Myanmar get UN relief
Six months after fighting erupted between troops and ethnic rebels, aid is finally starting to arrive.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2011 12:21 GMT
Western hunger for Myanmar's 'cleansed' lands
Recent reforms in Myanmar don't address the country's brutal wars against ethnic minorities.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2011 08:00 GMT
Neutralising Myanmar's ethnic rebellions
The military leadership in the country has never been keen on a lasting peace with ethnic resistance movements.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 12:47 GMT
Have protests succeeded in Myanmar?
The building of the China-backed Myitsone Dam has been stopped after popular protests, causing worry in Beijing.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 17:46 GMT
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A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
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