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Recent articles: Dismantle Infrastructure of Repression - HRW 06/29 US to remove Thailand from its list of worst human-trafficking offenders 06/29 Union Peace Conference to be held no later than 31 August 06/29 Prawit to visit Myanmar on Wednesday 06/28 In blow to Suu Kyi, US set to downgrade Myanmar in annual human-trafficking report 06/28 Exclusive: U.S. to downgrade Myanmar in annual human trafficking report - sources 06/27 Religious tensions bristle in Myanmar, after Budhist destroyed mosque 06/25 Suu Kyi visits Sufficiency Economy village 06/25 Suu Kyi vows to bring exiled countrymen home 06/25 Myanmar’s Royal Express goes international 06/25 Buddhist mob destroy mosque in Myanmar 06/25 Religious tensions bristle in Myanmar village 06/25 Thailand reaffirms Dawei plans, but does Myanmar? 06/25 Suu Kyi says trust must precede peace in Myanmar 06/24 Myanmar Buddhists ransack mosque as religious violence flares 06/24 Myanmar monks ransack mosque as religious violence flares up again 06/24 Mob destroys mosque as religious, ethnic tension rises in Myanmar 06/24 Myanmar Buddhists ransack mosque as religious violence flares 06/24 Suu Kyi vows to bring Myanmar people home 06/24 PM orders transfer of Samut Sakhon governor, 22 others 06/24 Myanmar kids prep for homecoming in Thailand's ‘Little Burma’ 06/24 NLD hands back 232 acres of confiscated farmlands – rightful owners not happy 06/24 Myanmar migrant plight in spotlight as Aung San Suu Kyi visits Thailand 06/23 Suu Kyi visit to Thailand spotlights Myanmar migrant plight 06/23 Prayut: Myanmar ready for return of refugees 06/23 Suu Kyi arrives 06/23 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to visit troubled diaspora in Thailand 06/23 Myanmar kids prep for homecoming in Thailand's 'Little Burma' 06/23 Suu Kyi tackles migrant workers' plight during Thailand trip 06/23 Suu Kyi leaves Talad Talay Thai 06/23 Fish market owners in Samut Sakhon allow workers to stop working 06/23 Myanmar workers travel from Bangkok to welcome Suu Kyi in Samut Sakhon 06/23 Over 1,000 police keep security at Talad Talay Thai 06/23 ‘Have sympathy for us’: Aung San Suu Kyi embraced by migrant Rohingya workers during visit to Thailand 06/23 Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi to meet Thailand junta leader 06/23 Suu Kyi's trip to Thailand to tackle migrant workers' plight 06/23 Myanmar Migrants in Thailand Rush Police, Greet Suu Kyi 06/23 Suu Kyi to discuss Myanmar workers’ rights on Thai visit 06/23 Migrant workers gather in Thailand to see Suu Kyi 06/23 In reversal of fortunes, Myanmar’s Suu Kyi courts Thai junta 06/22 Myanmar gov't urged to uphold democratic principles 06/22 Democratic Voice of Burma: Suu Kyi urged not to back Salween dams – Libby Hogan 06/22 Media Told to Dress Up, Keep Quiet on Myanmar Leader's Thai Visit 06/22 Dhaka Times: A bleak future beckons Rohingyas – Adil Sakhawat 06/22 Nikkei Asian Review: How ASEAN is adapting to a democratic Myanmar – Nicholas Farrelly 06/22 Nikkei Asian Review: For Myanmar and Thailand, time to heal old wounds – Kavi Chongkittavorn 06/22 The Irrawaddy: UN Rapporteur avoids contentious terms with Arakan Chief Minister – Moe Myint 06/22 Reuters: EU says Myanmar needs “space” to deal with rights abuses – Antoni Slodkowski 06/22 Myanmar: Suu Kyi, UN human rights envoy discuss Rakhine 06/21 NLD celebrates Suu Kyi's birthday 06/21 How Big a Success Is the Democratic Revolution in Burma? 06/21 Media Told to Dress Up, Keep Quiet on Myanmar Leader’s Thai Visit 06/21 Myanmar: Nationalist party slams new term for Rohingya 06/21 The Irrawaddy: Court denies bail to ultra-nationalist politician charged with defamation – Salai Thant Zin 06/21 Bernama: Thai PM will not raise Rohingya issue during talks with Suu Kyi 06/21 Bangkok Post: Suu Kyi, Thai government to sign new migrant deal 06/21 UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar meets with Aung San Suu Kyi 06/21 Myanmar’s Rohingya may be victims of ‘crimes against humanity’: UN 06/21 Dhaka Tribune: Crisis in the camps – Adil Sakhawat 06/21 Myanmar leader Suu Kyi reiterates stance not to use term ‘Rohingya’ after meeting with special UN representative 06/20 NLD Government must prioritize rule of law and respect for human rights - ICJ 06/20 Civil society must be part of peace process, says 88 generation leader 06/20 Myanmar's Suu Kyi reiterates stance on not using term 'Rohingya': official 06/20 Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya may be ‘crime against humanity’, as UN points to forced labour and sexual violence 06/20 Should I stay or should I go? 06/20 Migrants arrested ahead of Suu Kyi's Thai visit 06/17 Myanmar Times: Government moves forward on more than $421m in cooperatives loans – Htoo Thant 06/17 Myanmar Times: Regional authority extracts himself from mining quandary – Khin Su Wai 06/16 Myanmar Times: Mandalay NLD, UEC to hold member elections – Maung Zaw 06/16 The Irrawaddy:Army demands three ethnic allies disarm before joining peace process – Nan Lwin Hnin Pwint 06/16 Frontier Myanmar: 100 days – Planning the government’s reform agenda – Hein Ko Soe 06/16 Myanmar/ Burma – Visit by Jean-Marc Ayrault (17-19.06.16) 06/16 Myanmar censors ban movie at human rights film festival 06/16 KBC urges authorities toinvestigate murder of two female teachers 06/15 ADB President commends Myanmar’s progress, announces expanded assistance 06/15 Myanmar censors ban movie at human rights film festival 06/15 Reuters: Dalai Lama urges Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tension – David Brunnstrom 06/14 Daily Sabah: Turkey will support Myanmar government solutions for Rohingyas, Foreign Minister says 06/14 Dalai Lama urges Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tension 06/14 Millions of ‘likes’ but leadership lacking 06/14 The Irrawaddy: UNFC proposes more negotiations prior to Suu Kyi meeting – Saw Yan Naing 06/14 Bilateral ties strengthened with Turkey 06/14 The Irrawaddy: Details on Suu Kyi-nomics forthcoming – Kyaw Hsu Mon 06/14 French foreign minister to visit Myanmar this week 06/13 New government should not disregard Asean 06/13 Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Suu Kyi to ease Rohingya tensions 06/13 Rebirth of Yangon building points way for city’s crumbling heritage 06/13 Frontier Myanmar: The Tatmadaw’s special relationship with Russia – Mratt Kyaw Thu 06/10 The Irrawaddy: Peace, reconciliation key to constitutional change: Win Myint – Htet Haing Zaw 06/10 Inter Press Service: ‘What can we do for you?’ Aid projects pour into Myanmar – Guy Dinmore 06/10 The Irrawaddy: Ethnic peace delegation reviews political dialogue framework – Saw Yan Naing 06/10 Seeking a Fresh Start in Myanmar, China Woos Suu Kyi 06/10 Muslim Lawyers Association formed to help protect basic rights 06/10 Reuters: In major test, Myanmar scrambles to clear port jam threatening growth – Timothy McLaughlin & Antoni Slodkowski 06/10 Radio Free Asia: Shan and Kachin ethnic groups show support for Myanmar’s Panglong Conference – Aung Moe Myint 06/09 Frontier Myanmar: Cleaning up – Thomas Kean & Hein Ko Soe 06/09 Democratic Voice of Burma: WWF praises government bid to end Mong La’s wildlife trade – Andrew D. Kaspar 06/09 Journalists criticise jailing of BBC reporter in Myanmar 06/08 Tea row brewing in Burma between Aung San Suu Kyi and dictator's grandson 06/08 Democratic Voice of Burma: Citizenship programme launched in Arakan – Aye Nai 06/08