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    Myanmar to charge journalists on assignment for Turkish TV

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:50am on October 29, 2017

    Myanmar police said on Saturday they were preparing to charge journalists working for Turkey’s state broadcaster TRT, their local interpreter and driver for bringing a...

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    Aid workers blocked from entering Muslim camp in Rakhine

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:07am on October 26, 2017

    Buddhists in Myanmar on Wednesday blocked aid workers from visiting a camp for displaced Muslims in the central part of Rakhine State, where the United...

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    China to take 70pc stake in strategic port in Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on October 18, 2017

    China has agreed take a 70 per cent stake in a strategically important sea port in Myanmar, at the lower end of a proposed range...

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    Rohingyas not natives, numbers exaggerated: Myanmar army chief

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on October 13, 2017

    Rohingya Muslims are not native to Myanmar, the army chief told the US ambassador in a meeting in which he apparently did not address accusations...

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    Trapped Rohingyas in Myanmar get first substantial food aid in months

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:12am on October 12, 2017

    Rohingya Muslim villagers cut off from food and threatened by Buddhist neighbours in Myanmar’s violence-racked Rakhine state received their first substantial food supplies in months...

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    Aid groups call for access to Myanmar conflict zone

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on September 29, 2017

    International aid groups in Myanmar have urged the government to allow free access to Rakhine State, where an army offensive has sent 50,1800 people fleeing...

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    Myanmar govt to take over burned land

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:58am on September 28, 2017

    Myanmar’s government will manage the redevelopment of villages torched during violence in Rakhine state that has sent nearly half a million Rohingya Muslims fleeing to...

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    US wants urgent action on Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon/Dhaka | Updated at 01:35am on September 23, 2017

    The United States wants Myanmar to take urgent action to end violence in Rakhine state, where a military offensive has created a crisis that could...

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    US official barred from Rohingya conflict zone: Myanmar

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 01:01am on September 17, 2017

    Myanmar said on Friday a visiting US official would not be allowed to go to a region where violence has triggered an exodus of nearly...

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    Myanmar says China endorses crackdown on Rohingya

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:12am on September 15, 2017

    China endorses Myanmar’s offensive against Rohingya Muslim insurgents, Myanmar state media said on Thursday. The Myanmar military offensive in the western state of Rakhine was...