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Recent articles: Myanmar Times: State counsellor bemoans charter abroad, confronts politics at home – Ei Ei Toe Lwin 09/29 Myanmar Leader Suu Kyi Returns to Capital after Illness 09/29 US urging Myanmar to end any vestige of NKorea military ties 09/28 Why the NLD needs deft diplomacy 09/28 Myanmar Times: Now wearing leadership mantle, NLD marks 28th anniversary – Ye Mon 09/28 The Irrawaddy: Lawmakers push for legal protection for Burmese migrant workers – Tin Htet Paing 09/28 Myanmar Times: Parliament approves Ministry of Education’s ADB loan – Swan Ye Htut 09/28 Democratic Voice of Burma: NLD to investigate Win Htein incident – Linn Satt Aung 09/27 Mizzima: Does Corporate Governance apply to all companies in Myanmar? – Andre Wheeler 09/27 Democratic Voice of Burma: Burma still has work to do to end doubts about WMD ambitions – Robert Kelley 09/27 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi unwell after trip to US, UK 09/27 Suu Kyi unwell after trip to US, UK 09/26 Myanmar's Suu Kyi suffering from exhaustion after long trip 09/26 Myanmar's Bagan set to make World Heritage list after quake 09/26 Democratic Voice of Burma: Parliament votes in favour of action against MNHRC 09/26 Mizzima: EU will not table human rights resolution on Myanmar at UN 09/26 Lifting US sanctions: right or wrong? 09/26 EU drops Myanmar rights resolution, citing progress under Suu Kyi 09/23 Myanmar’s astute foreign policy, the challenge of Egyptian democracy, resurgence of the far-right, war in Niger Delta would serve nobody, Guyana’s oil bonanza 09/23 US commences $10 million loan programme for Myanmar 09/22 UNGA: Aung San Suu Kyi makes first UN speech as Myanmar leader 09/22 Myanmar Investment Law – Tilt to Attract Foreign Investment? 09/22 Bangladesh to work with Myanmar on resolving Rohingya refugee issue 09/22 Mosques, Madrasas to be Razed in Myanmar's Rakhine State 09/22 Myanmar Times: Peace envoy urges religious, ethnic harmony – Lun Min Mang 09/22 The Irrawaddy: Lawmaker calls for MNHRC members to be replaced – Moe Myint 09/22 Mizzima: Suu Kyi pledges to uphold rights in UN debut 09/22 Democratic Voice of Burma: Burma ratifies CTBT, 20 years after signing treaty 09/22 Myanmar Times: Kofi Annan’s commission should be welcomed for what it is- a paradigm shift – Wakar Uddin 09/22 Sheikh Hasina says Bangladesh, Myanmar to find solution on refugee issue 09/21 Myanmar refugees, including Muslim Rohingya, outpace Syrian arrivals in United States 09/21 Bangladesh to work with Myanmar on refugee issue: PM 09/21 Aung San Suu Kyi: ‘What We Want Is a Truly Democratic Country’ 09/21 Myanmar's Suu Kyi: `It is a time of determined hope for Myanmar" 09/21 Mosques, Madrasas to be Razed in Myanmar’s Rakhine State 09/21 In Myanmar, A Golden Opportunity for American Soft Power 09/21 In first U.N. address as leader, Suu Kyi defends efforts on Rohingyas 09/21 Not so united: World leaders rage against neighbors on 2nd day of UN gathering 09/21 Myanmar’s first civilian leader to address Assembly in 50 years cites UN as inspiration 09/21 Suu Kyi makes 1st UN speech as Myanmar leader 09/21 China, Ukraine, Zimbabwe Among Leaders to Speak at UNGA 09/21 Ban Ki-moon hosts world leader lunch at UN headquarters in New York 09/21 UNESCO Director-General pledges support for democratic reform and the restoration of Bagan 09/20 Democratic Voice of Burma: Restructure jade industry in post-sanctions Burma, says Global Witness – Libby Hogan 09/20 The Irrawaddy: Lower House abolishes overnight guest registration – Tin Htet Paing 09/20 Myanmar Times: KBC to appeal to UN rep over Kachin teachers’ murders – Ye Mon 09/20 Myanmar Refugees, Including Muslim Rohingya, Outpace Syrian Arrivals in US 09/20 Deadly clashes in Myanmar threaten rebel peace bid 09/20 End of Sanctions Likely to Boost Myanmar Economy 09/19 The Irrawaddy: Lifting Burma’s sanctions- Who is the real winner? – Aung Zaw 09/19 ‘Extreme’ groups orchestrating opposition to Chinese hydropower projects in Myanmar, says Chinese newspaper 09/19 Democratic Voice of Burma: Saffron anniversary- Monks call for release of remaining political prisoners 09/19 Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi gets humanitarian award 09/19 A taxing problem 09/19 Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi gets Harvard humanitarian award 09/18 Frontier Myanmar: A wounded USDP looks to the future – Sithu Aung Myint 09/18 Chinese paper calls opposition to Myanmar dams 'extreme' 09/18 Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to get humanitarian award 09/17 Aung San Suu Kyi to address the Asia Society 09/17 Has Aung San Suu Kyi sold out the Dalai Lama? 09/17 Dalai Lama criticises Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya silence at EU meeting 09/16 Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi calls for investment after Barack Obama pledges sanctions relief 09/16 Why I'm with her: Ex-ambassador to Burma 09/16 ‘I want Apple’: Myanmar abuzz over end of US sanctions 09/16 Why US is no match for China’s carrot and stick in Myanmar 09/16 Suu Kyi urges US investment to spur Myanmar transition 09/15 Aung San Suu Kyi's US visit: Barack Obama ready to lift Myanmar sanctions 09/15 Obama vows to lift Myanmar sanctions as Suu Kyi visits 09/15 US Signals Changes in Economic Ties with Myanmar 09/15 Obama, Citing ‘Transformation’, Set to Lift All Sanctions on Myanmar 09/15 Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect: Atrocity Alert: Iraq, Syria and Burma/Myanmar 09/15 Terminating the National Emergency for Burma 09/15 U.S.-Burma Relations 09/15 U.S. moves to restore trade benefits to Myanmar, ready to lift sanctions 09/15 Before energy exhibit, sanctions ease for Myanmar 09/15 Myanmar leader has questions for US high school students 09/15 Myanmar Times: Rejection of Rakhine advisory body approved by state hluttaw 09/15 When foreign leaders praise US bipartisanship 09/15 Ruby Wednesday : America promises to lift sanctions on Myanmar 09/15 Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Visits US 09/15 Aung San Suu Kyi Heads to Congress After US Lifts Myanmar Sanctions 09/15 Joint Statement between the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and the United States of America 09/15 Remarks by President Obama and State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma 09/15 U.S. - Myanmar Relations 09/15 US Lawmakers Meet With Aun San Suu Kyi, Speak Out on Myanmar Sanctions 09/15 Jonah Fisher: Why end of Myanmar sanctions was a surprise 09/15 Myanmar's Suu Kyi calls for investment after Obama pledges sanctions relief 09/15 Frontier Myanmar: Obama to end executive sanctions on tycoons, jade trade – Sean Gleeson 09/15 White House trip marks Suu Kyi’s journey from icon to politico 09/14 Amnesty calls for pressure on human rights to be maintained on Myanmar 09/14 Myanmar’s Suu Kyi talks human rights on historic UK visit 09/14 Barack Obama to consider easing Myanmar sanctions as Aung San Suu Kyi visits 09/14 Myanmar Minority Issue Looms Over Aung San Suu Kyi's Historic US Visit 09/14 Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to meet Obama in Washington 09/14 The sanctions game: US mulls rewriting Myanmar blacklist 09/14 Barack Obama vows to lift Myanmar sanctions 09/14 September 14, 2016 09/14 Obama hosts Suu Kyi as US firms eye surging Myanmar growth 09/14 As Suu Kyi visits U.S., Myanmar readies new foreign investment law 09/14 US seeks to build on engagement with Myanmar, mulling sanctions: US official 09/14