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Call for constitutional change in Myanmar
Protesters have asked the government to alter the constitution so that Aung San Suu Kyi can run in the next election.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2014 15:17 GMT
UN urges Myanmar to grant rights to Rohingya
General Assembly's rights committee urges Myanmar to quell attacks on Rohingya minority and to free political prisoners.
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Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 00:33 GMT
UN envoy slams Myanmar's anti-Muslim violence
Human rights envoy says violence feeds wider anti-Muslim narrative that threatens country's reform process.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 04:05 GMT
Myanmar: Can the religious violence be ended?
We ask if the government can protect its Muslim population from persecution.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 10:04 GMT
Sectarian bloodshed grips Myanmar
Muslim families hide in forests after hundreds of Buddhists torched houses and killed at least five people.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 17:56 GMT
Myanmar warns against sectarian opportunists
Foreign Minister says country will stop those eager to incite ethnic violence to exploit Myanmar's new openness.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 23:41 GMT
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
Myanmar's writing on the wall
Graffiti artists espousing political messages have emerged in Yangon as the winds of change continue to blow.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 09:57 GMT
Myanmar blast hits anti-Muslim monk's event
Five people wounded during sermon by monk accused of inflaming Buddhist-Muslim tensions.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 11:16 GMT
Myanmar vows to free all political prisoners
Rights groups oppose Myanmar president Thein Sein's UK visit, saying he should be held accountable for Rohingya deaths.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 23:37 GMT
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