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· October, 2011

Stories about Myanmar (Burma) from October, 2011

Myanmar Netizens to BBC: Apologize Now

Some Myanmar netizens are asking BBC to apologize for publishing an ‘inaccurate' map of Myanmar's ethnic groups. BBC has already updated the map but netizens still want a formal apology

Myanmar: Local Politician Allows Opium Production

Myanmar: Video of Dissident Comedian Blogger Zarganar

Thailand: Burmese Workers Arrested Outside Flood Zones

Myanmar: Release of Several Political Prisoners

Myanmar: Did Thai Prime Minister Snub Aung San Suu Kyi?

Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra visited Myanmar last week but intrigued some netizens because she failed to meet global democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi. Here are some online reactions...

Myanmar: Interactive Map of Ethnic Groups

Myanmar: President Suspends Dam Project

The Myanmar government surprised everybody when it ordered the cancellation of a controversial dam project in response to the protests and public petition of villagers and civil society groups. Global...

Myanmar: Controversial Dam Project Suspended

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