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Suu Kyi in rare visit outside Yangon
Crowds throng as democracy leader visits temple city of Bagan.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 09:46 GMT
Military plays a civilian-looking game
Burma's adoption of some forms of representation lead to hopes that it could be on track to an Asian-style democracy.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2011 16:33 GMT
A marriage of (in)convenience
The relationship between China and Myanmar may be economically advantageous but is the balance of power shifting?
Donata von Hardenberg
Last updated: 10 Nov 2010 10:33 GMT
How relevant is Aung San Suu Kyi?
If released from house arrest, the icon of Myanmar's democracy movement will be entering a new political landscape.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2010 08:32 GMT
Military rule haunts Burma election
As 'elections' approach, Burma's elite seems split between supporters of past and present military rulers.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2010 08:07 GMT
Burma opposition relies on radio
As "election" approaches in military-rule Burma, human rights groups distribute radios to rural voters.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2010 07:33 GMT
Myanmar bars Suu Kyi from polls
Military announces election law disqualifying anyone convicted of a crime.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2010 05:59 GMT
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