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Burmese refugees wary over Thailand's changes
New ration reductions and movement restrictions have refugees from Myanmar anxious about their future in Thailand.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 09:58 GMT
Myanmar's long road to peace
Despite a ceasefire signed in 2011, clashes continue between ethnic Shan rebels and government troops.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 11:11 GMT
Myanmar releases child soldiers from service
Armed forces release 96 children and youths in the country's largest single release of underage recruits.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 11:09 GMT
Myanmar: Steps towards peace?
As the government signs an agreement with Kachin rebels, we ask if a new political culture is emerging.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 09:38 GMT
Myanmar's fragile peace
101 East looks at whether the fragile peace between Myanmar's government and ethnic groups will last.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 10:56 GMT
Myanmar shells Kachin rebel stronghold
At least three civilians killed and six wounded in attack on Kachin Independence Army headquarters in Laiza, rebels say.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 17:09 GMT
Myanmar admits to airstrikes against rebels
Army jets have fired on positions of northern ethnic Kachin rebels in bid to retake base.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2013 09:54 GMT
The shady players in Myanmar's drugs trade
Drug exports from Myanmar continue to escalate, as distinctions between the illicit trade and the 'legal' economy blur.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 09:12 GMT
Myanmar's former child soldiers speak out
Three child soldiers and a former Myanmar Army battalion commander describe the treatment of under-age fighters.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 15:54 GMT
Myanmar: The slow road to democracy
While Aung San Suu Kyi's freedom marks a step towards normality, the fallout from ethnic conflict remains.
Donna Jean Guest
Last updated: 22 Jun 2012 10:21 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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