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Burma government, rebel groups sign draft cease-fire deal
They agreed on the wording of a draft nationwide agreement aimed at ending decades of civil unrest.(3/31/2015 1:20:05 PM)
Burma's leaders and ethnic armed groups agree draft ceasefire deal
Burma's government and 16 ethnic armed groups have agreed on the wording of a draft nationwide ceasefire agreement aimed at ending decades of civil unrest.(3/31/2015 8:52:25 AM)
WorldViews: Why China can’t get too angry at Burma for dropping bombs
BEIJING -- For days, the anger has grown online. After a bomb from a Burmese aircraft killed four Chinese near the China-Burma border, many Chinese have been expressing their outrage on the Internet -- not only against the Burmese government but against their own for not taking a harder stance. So far, Chinese leaders [?](3/17/2015 9:26:21 AM)
Criminal charges filed against protesters in Burma
The United States is concerned by reports that the Government of Burma has filed criminal charges against peaceful protesters engaged in campaign activities advocating reform of the National Education Law. We call for the immediate, unconditional release of all individuals being detained in the country as a result of exercising their right to peacefully assemble.(3/31/2015 10:29:29 PM)
Burmese government signs draft ceasefire deal with rebel groups
Agreement paves way for further peace talks with ethnic armies, but fighting in the north continues Burma’s government and 16 ethnic armed groups have agreed the wording of a draft nationwide ceasefire agreement aimed at ending decades of civil unrest. Though it was lauded as a significant step – the opposing sides have been tussling over words and rights to natural resources for months – the ...(3/31/2015 5:37:59 AM)
WorldViews: Here’s why students in Burma are suddenly taking to the streets
Police beat student student protesters in Burma, evoking the country's past brutal regime.(3/10/2015 2:28:59 PM)
Washington Condemns Burma’s Violent Student Crackdown
Students and monks were peacefully calling for changes to the country's education bill(3/11/2015 5:44:01 AM)
China Accuses Burmese Military of Fatal Bombing Across Border
Fighting between Burma's border-dwelling ethnic rebels and the central government is making Beijing increasingly tetchy(3/16/2015 5:51:13 AM)
Press Releases: Criminal Charges Filed against Protesters in Burma
Criminal Charges Filed against Protesters in Burma Press Statement Marie Harf Acting Department Spokesperson , Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC March 30, 2015 The United States is concerned by reports that the Government of Burma has filed criminal charges against peaceful protesters engaged in campaign activities advocating reform of the National Education Law. We call for the ...(3/30/2015 4:50:20 PM)
Burma aircraft drops bomb on Chinese territory
Beijing summons Burmese ambassador after bomb kills four Chinese citizens near border(3/14/2015 8:25:26 AM)
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