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huffingtonpost.com What Should Ordinary Leadership Look Like? 07/30
bnionline.net Burma’s Reforms Undermined by “Political Repression, Cronyism and Ongoing Conflicts,” says New Report 07/30
modernghana.com Bangladeshi Nobel Peace Laureate Wants Burma In SAARC 07/29
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: MPs debate pros and cons of proportional representation 07/28
voanews.com Proportional Representation Plan Modified in Myanmar 07/25
nzherald.co.nz Key senator urges Myanmar to reform constitution 07/25
reuters.com Senior U.S. lawmaker: Myanmar must reform before more sanctions easing 07/24
voanews.com Myanmar Legislature Considers Proportional Representation 07/24
huffingtonpost.com Mitch McConnell Urges Myanmar To Reform Constitution 07/24
scmp.com Five million back curbing Myanmar military's role in politics 07/22
realclearworld.com Shooting an Elephant in Burma 07/22
reuters.com Myanmar opposition party says 5 million sign petition to change constitution 07/22
burmanet.org The Diplomat: U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma – Hugo Swire 07/21
bnionline.net Jailing of Journalists “Reminiscent of the Press Oppression Seen Under the Military Junta” 07/21
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: NLD, 88GPOS conclude nationwide rally for constitutional amendment 07/21
burmanet.org The Diplomat: Myanmar’s constitutional uncertainty 07/21
scmp.com Millions sign petition in Myanmar urging army to curtail its power 07/19
thediplomat.com U.K. Minister of State Hugo Swire on Burma 07/18
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: Press Council Requests meeting with President, contacts Parliament 07/16
nzherald.co.nz New UN rights envoy to Myanmar to visit tense area 07/16
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: Lawmaker criticizes law that caps monthly alimony for women at 100 kyats 07/15
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: Prison sentences for journalists ‘very excessive’: Suu Kyi 07/14
scmp.com Myanmar's reforms may be running out of steam 07/12
mizzima.com ‘Bi Mon Te Nay’ reporter’s whereabouts unknown, says family 07/10
nationmultimedia.com Myanmar opposition objects to 2015 electoral changes 07/07
scmp.com Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition party youth ready to rise in ranks 07/05
bangkokpost.com Myanmar opposition showing its age 07/05
reuters.com Thai junta compares its intervention to Myanmar's 1988 crackdown 07/04
bangkokpost.com Myanmar army chief hails Thai coup 07/04
globalsecurity.org Myanmar's Parliament Seeks to Repeal Military Veto 07/03
news.com.au Bishop urged to take up cause of Rohingyas 07/02
bnionline.net NLD’s Signature Campaign For Constitution Change In Three Pagoda Pass Hits a High 07/01
bnionline.net Military uses 2008 Constitution to maintain power, says 88 Generation leader 07/01
burmanet.org Myanmar Times: Ethnic armed groups, opposition parties to meet in Mae Sot 07/01
burmanet.org Human Rights Watch: What Bishop must do in Burma – David Scott Mathieson 07/01
reuters.com Suu Kyi races to change Myanmar constitution before 2015 elections 06/30
thediplomat.com Myanmar: Revival of the Lost Kingdom 06/30
mizzima.com Military uses 2008 Constitution to maintain power, says 88 Generation leader 06/30
news.com.au Aust tropics set to expand: report 06/28
bnionline.net R.I.P – General Tamla Baw – Karen Leader 06/27
npr.org Clock Is Ticking For Aung San Suu Kyi's Presidential Bid 06/27
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: NLD schedules first youth congress in early July 06/25
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: Civil society leaders released from Insein 06/25
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: NDF about-face on PR in ethnic states 06/24
burmanet.org The Diplomat: Changing dynamics in Myanmar impact Bangladesh’s geopolitics – Zahedul Amin 06/23
nzherald.co.nz Myanmar monks go to court in property dispute 06/20
turkishweekly.net UN ever frustrated at Myanmar gov't inaction on Rohingya 06/20
mizzima.com ‘This Land is Our Land’ takes the ‘Aung San Suu Kyi Award’ for best Myanmar film at the Human Rights Human Dignity International Film Festival. 06/20
bnionline.net Women’s groups present their support on Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s birthday 06/19
upi.com UPI Almanac for Thursday, June 19, 2014 06/19
voanews.com June 18, 2014 06/18
mizzima.com Inaugural music festival to end with a concert of celebration 06/18
nzherald.co.nz Myanmar rejects US call on constitutional reform 06/17
bbc.co.uk Let Burmese choose their leader - US 06/17
ndtv.com Buddha, a 'Prince of Indian Sub-Continent', Says Aung San Suu Kyi 06/16
burmanet.org Reuters: Suu Kyi says law barring her from Myanmar presidency is unacceptable 06/16
burmanet.org The Myanmar Times: NLD leader advises activists to take death threats to police 06/16
nationmultimedia.com US urges Myanmar to let people choose president 06/16
zeenews.india.com Becoming president is up to the people: Suu Kyi 06/16
burmanet.org The Wall Street Journal: Backsliding in Burma 06/16
mizzima.com Aung San Suu Kyi, speaking in Nepal, said democracy and development should go hand in hand. 06/15
bnionline.net Monastery raid can spark second Saffron Revolution, warns U Wirathu 06/15
scmp.com Myanmar's Suu Kyi seeks global support for charter change 06/15
tamilguardian.com Land rights activist killed in Myanmar 06/07
mizzima.com Tears flow as South Korea unveils memorial to bombing victims 06/07
dailytimes.com.pk South Korea unveils monument to Myanmar 1983 bombing : June 07, 2014, 1:35 am 06/06
mizzima.com Monks will remain neutral if Aung San Suu Kyi visits here, says Rakhine monk 06/05
voanews.com Burmese Election Commission Accused of Bias Over Suu Kyi Warnings 06/05
voanews.com Land Rights Activist Murdered in Burma 06/05
hrw.org Burma: Election Body Intimidating Opposition 06/04
bnionline.net Karen General – Constitutional Reform is "Our Greatest Concern" 06/03
csmonitor.com Ursula Cats puts the concept ‘educate one, empower thousands’ to work 05/30
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: Burmese ministry warns staff to avoid politics 05/30
mizzima.com NLD leader launches petition for constitutional reform 05/29
zeenews.india.com Myanmar opposition defies warning to push charter change 05/28
mizzima.com U Tin Oo, Min Ko Naing and Ko Ko Gyi delivered speeches in Hinthada, campaigning for amendment to section 436 of the constitution. 05/26
voanews.com Burma Opposition Vows to Continue Public Campaign for Constitutional Reforms 05/26
ndtv.com Myanmar Needs Constitutional Change: UN Human Rights Envoy 05/24
foxnews.com UN human rights envoy says Myanmar constitution change crucial for 2015 election 05/24
antaranews.com Thai coup leader declares himself as acting PM 05/23
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: NDF founder dies of liver cancer 05/21
bnionline.net KNU Officials Meet and Discuss Peace Process with Aung San Suu Kyi 05/19
scmp.com Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi challenges powerful army 05/18
foxnews.com Myanmar democracy icon challenges powerful army to amend constitution this year 05/18
foxnews.com Prominent democracy activists join Myanmar's Suu Kyi for constitutional amendments 05/17
aljazeera.com Myanmar pushes for constitutional change 05/17
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: Battle lines drawn on Interfaith Marriage proposal 05/16
dailytimes.com.pk Myanmar brushes off limited US sanctions renewal 05/16
burmanet.org Voice of America: Burma opposition: No progress in talks with Election Commission 05/16
asiapacific.anu.edu.au May flowers 05/16
voanews.com Burma Opposition: No Progress in Talks With Election Commission 05/15
burmanet.org Myanmar Times: Ethnic unity party to take on NLD, USDP 05/15
burmanet.org The Irrawaddy: Burma’s Central Bank expected to submit monetary policy 05/15
burmanet.org Myanmar Times: Donor funds fail to flow for hospital redevelopment 05/15
mizzima.com Mixed reaction from parties to draft election campaign guidelines 05/15
mizzima.com Election campaign laws spark debate 05/14
burmanet.org Democratic Voice of Burma: Controversial campaign guidelines drafted 05/12
turkishweekly.net Myanmar's military: pariah to some, favorable to many 05/03
huffingtonpost.com A Visit With Aung San Suu Kyi 05/02
mizzima.com NLD seeks closer ties with Japanese opposition party 05/01

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