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Recent articles: UN calls for probe into attacks on Myanmar's Rohingya 10/25 U.N. envoys urge Myanmar to probe killings, arrests in Muslim-majority region 10/25 UN experts urge Myanmar to address serious violations of human rights in northern Rakhine State 10/25 Democratic Voice of Burma: Activists- Death toll in Arakan higher than reported – Wa Lone & Simon Lewis 10/24 Myanmar army forces hundreds of Rohingya from homes 10/24 What Myanmar stands to gain – and Thailand lose – from a President Clinton 10/23 Global Times: China-Myanmar cooperation won’t be hindered by India’s Look East Policy – Bi Shihong 10/23 The Wall Street Journal: Myanmar shifts gears to drive growth in small business – James Hookway & Myo Myo 10/23 Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi makes pitch to local and foreign investors 10/23 Residents say civilians among dead in Myanmar army lockdown 10/22 The Irrawaddy: Government to accelerate political dialogue – Saw Yan Naing 10/21 Myanmar Times: A post-sanctions economy needs strong leadership to properly steer investment – Peter Kucik & Erin Murphy 10/21 Myanmar Times: Fanning fears and demonising Muslims- President’s Office propaganda reveals who is running the Rakhine State show – Fiona MacGregor 10/21 Myanmar, India agree cooperation in insurance, power and banking sectors 10/20 Suu Kyi to engage India more closely 10/20 The Irrawaddy: New investment law enacted – Kyaw Hsu Mon 10/20 Frontier Myanmar: Activists damn Salween plans – Hein Ko Soe 10/20 Suu Kyi conveys ‘surgical strike’ concerns to Delhi 10/20 The Irrawaddy: Burma’s disappointing new investment law – Kate Taylor 10/20 Why Indonesia’s Apparent Stability Under Jokowi Is a Sign of Its Stagnation 10/20 REWIND: India in the last 24 hours 10/19 Aung Suu Kyi to meet PM Narendra Modi today 10/19 India, Myanmar sign 3 MoUs over insurance, power, banking 10/19 Aung Suu Kyi to meet PM Modi today; discuss issues related to security, defence 10/19 Terrorism in any form is unacceptable: Suu Kyi 10/19 India committed to Myanmar's development: PM Narendra Modi in joint address with Aung San Suu Kyi 10/19 Suu Kyi acknowledges Myanmar is still struggling to establish democracy after half-century of junta rule 10/19 India, Myanmar to enhance security, trade ties 10/19 India offers Myanmar's Suu Kyi help in energy, agriculture 10/19 State Counsellor asks for understanding over Rakhine Issue 10/19 Aung San Su Kyi Meets PM Modi, Signs New Agreements to Enhance Bilateral Ties 10/19 PM Narendra Modi meets Aung San Suu Kyi 10/19 Africa: Xi Jinping Attends BRICS-BIMSTEC Outreach Summit 10/19 India, Myanmar agree to enhance ties in a range of areas, including security and trade. 10/19 India, Myanmar to closely coordinate on border security 10/19 Suu Kyi says Myanmar struggling to establish democracy 10/19 Aung Suu Kyi meets PM Modi, India and Myanmar to enhance security, trade ties 10/19 Nikkei Asian Review: In Suu Kyi’s eyes, China comes before India – Rosemary Marandi 10/19 Frontier Myanmar: After Facebook ‘defamation’ convictions, telco law victims campaign for reform – Kyaw Phone Kyaw 10/19 Price of thumping: chest pain 10/19 Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on 3-day India visit 10/18 President Pranab Mukherjee meets Aung San Suu Kyi at Rashtrapati Bhavan 10/18 State Counsellor meets with Xi Jinping 10/18 14 dead, scores missing in Myanmar ferry sinking 10/17 Letter To The UN Secretary General On Rohingya Persecution In Myanmar 10/17 The Irrawaddy: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi goes to India 10/17 Frontier Myanmar: Crackdown looms for unregistered Chinese clinics, warns minister – Su Myat Mon 10/17 End to US sanctions a boon Myanmar economy, but woes remain 10/17 Frontier Myanmar: Does Daw Suu need to be president? – Sithu Aung Myint 10/17 China shadow on anti-terror support 10/16 Has Obama’s Pivot to Asia Been a Success or Failure? 10/16 Myanmar blames Islamist group for attacks in Rohingya Muslim region 10/15 UN aid chief calls for stronger humanitarian action in Myanmar 10/15 Nikkei Asian Review: Reality bites for Aung San Suu Kyi amid surging violence – Richard Horsey 10/14 Myanmar blames Islamist group for attacks in Rohingya Muslim region 10/14 Death toll rises as Myanmar battles border attackers 10/13 Cause of violence in Rakhine remains unclear: State Counsellor 10/13 Democratic Voice of Burma: At least 26 killed as Arakan crackdown continues – Simon Lewis 10/13 Frontier Myanmar: Home Affairs Ministry walks back civil service ‘reforms’ – Mratt Kyaw Thu 10/13 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to visit India next week 10/13 The Irrawaddy: UNFC to meet government in Naypyidaw on Saturday – Nyein Nyein 10/13 Myanmar Times: New university planned for capital – Pyae Thet Phyo 10/13 Many dead as hundreds of men wielding pistols and swords assail troops in Burma's restive Rakhine  10/12 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to visit India next week 10/12 The Irrawaddy: Local Muslim community condemns Maungdaw attacks – Htun Htun 10/12 Nikkei Asian Review: Post-sanctions Myanmar the new frontier for global business – Motokazu Matsui, Itsuro Fujino, & Kenji Asada 10/12 The Irrawaddy: Government’s foreign investment policy to be released this month – Kyaw Hsu Mon 10/12 Myanmar Times: Yangon chief minister promoted to ranks of NLD’s top leadership – Shoon Naing 10/12 The Irrawaddy: Daw Aung San Suu Kyi responds to Arakan State attacks – Htet Naing Zaw 10/12 Myanmar soldiers kill at least four in hunt for border attackers 10/11 Foreign investment critical: US Ambassador to Myanmar 10/11 Frontier Myanmar: Party politics and the Rakhine State commission – Sithu Aung Myint 10/11 Myanmar: Fears of violence after deadly border attack 10/11 Saudi Gazette: Rohingya turn violent 10/11 Myanmar Times: Speaker emphasises separation of powers – Pyae Thet Phyo 10/10 Donald Trump Isn’t Campaigning to Run a Democracy 10/10 Myanmar Muslims on trial in case of 90 ‘illegal’ cows 10/10 US Ambassador discusses improved relations as news of sanctions removal announced 10/08 Barack Obama announces lifting of US sanctions on Myanmar 10/08 Two charged for insulting Myanmar’s Suu Kyi 10/08 Obama eases Myanmar sanctions 10/08 Is the peace process beginning to collapse? 10/08 US announces lifting economic sanctions on Myanmar 10/08 Why are the guns not silent? - Conflict in Kachin State continues despite peace bid 10/08 Obama orders US economic sanctions on Myanmar lifted 10/07 U.S. Lifts Economic Sanctions Against Myanmar 10/07 Bank of England says 'looking into' pound flash crash 10/07 Kasikorn Bank to suspend ATM, online banking services Oct 23 10/07 Probe into manta ray deaths 10/07 Myanmar’s strongest ethnic armed group slams ‘drug empire’ label by US 10/07 Zun Than Sin crowned Miss Universe Myanmar 10/07 White House ends 19 years of U.S. sanctions against Myanmar 10/07 Obama ends Myanmar state of emergency 10/07 President Obama lifts Myanmar trade sanctions 10/07 BMA reinforces flood barriers with 2.3m sandbags 10/07 Obama announces lifting of U.S. sanctions on Myanmar 10/07 Obama announces lifting of U.S. sanctions on Myanmar 10/07 U.S. Lifts Economic Sanctions Against Myanmar 10/07 Myanmar Times: ‘Don’t ask tough questions’ – checks on power out the window as NLD exerts its majority – Ei Ei Toe Lwin 10/07 ChannelNews Asia: Two charged for insulting Myanmar’s Suu Kyi 10/07