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Still in the dark on Myanmar’s nuclear ambitions
Thein Sein must come clean on the ambitions of his military to break away from Myanmar's past.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2013 14:21 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
Islamophobia and the fear of 'the other' in Myanmar
Racial tensions are coming to a head in Myanmar between the Buddhist majority and the Muslim Rohingya minority.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2012 08:34 GMT
India's fight for Myanmar
India is quietly seeking to dilute China's power in the emerging economy.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 18:17 GMT
Myanmar's new battle
The country faces challenges including distributing aid money and limiting the damage of the West's liberalising agenda.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2012 18:12 GMT
Myanmar's pockmarked road to democracy
Suu Kyi must articulate a roadmap for the future that addresses the pitfalls bound to accompany Myanmar's transition.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2012 19:00 GMT
Britain plants stake in Myanmar's future
Hypocrisy peppers western government rhetoric when it comes to Myanmar, according to the author.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 13:33 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
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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