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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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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
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French combatants in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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