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Hunting for Myanmar's hidden treasure
Western nations are moving into the resource-rich country after decades of disinterest, challenging China's interests.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 08:12 GMT
Myanmar jails journalists over 'public alarm'
Five people jailed after a journal reported about an activist group's claim that opposition was to replace government.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2014 06:31 GMT
Myanmar army using child soldiers despite ban
Despite being ruled illegal in 2012, both military and ethnic rebels still recruiting minors to fight.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2014 06:02 GMT
Are Myanmar's reforms backsliding?
Critics say the government is going full-steam ahead on economic recovery at the expense of human rights.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 09:23 GMT
Excerpts from 'Another Man's War'
Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips wrote a book tracing the steps of one Nigerian soldier who fought in Myanmar during WWII.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 13:01 GMT
Myanmar: A new dawn
As Myanmar emerges slowly from five decades of dictatorship, will it ever catch up with its more prosperous neighbours?
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Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 18:48 GMT
Myanmar journalists caught up in crackdown
Five Myanmar journalists were recently sentenced to ten years in prison, a move decried by rights groups.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 09:54 GMT
Myanmar's wildlife trafficking hotspot
Mong La has become a hub for gambling, prostitution and illegal animal products like ivory and tiger skull.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 11:01 GMT
Facebook in Myanmar: Amplifying hate speech?
Since violence erupted in 2012, Facebook users in Myanmar have fanned anti-Muslim sentiment.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 12:10 GMT
Myanmar farmers hold sit-in against military
Dozens of farmers hold peaceful protest in capital Yangon against land confiscation by previous military regime.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 07:06 GMT
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