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Myanmar to examine Muslim-Buddhist violence
Government forms 27-member commission to find causes of June clashes and suggest ways for for "peaceful coexistence".
Last updated: 18 Aug 2012 09:20 GMT
Death sentence in Myanmar sectarian killing
Two Muslim men found guilty of rape and murder of Buddhist woman whose death ignited sectarian attacks in Rakhine state.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2012 07:08 GMT
Ending Myanmar's civil war
The relationship between government and ethnic minorities may be the pivotal issue blocking proper reform.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2012 08:44 GMT
Freed Myanmar comedian looks ahead
Zarganar holds no grudges against his jailers and hopes sanctions will go with more reforms.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2011 14:32 GMT
Myanmar starts to release prisoners
Dissident comedian among first to be freed as part of amnesty announced by the authorities for thousands of detainees.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 07:37 GMT
Myanmar aid activist gets 45 years
Zarganar's jail sentence is the latest in series handed down on more than 100 dissidents.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2008 05:14 GMT
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