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    Myanmar closes Rohingya camps but ‘entrenches segregation’

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:57am on December 07, 2018

    As the world was focused on abortive efforts to begin repatriating hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar last month, hundreds of...

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    Suu Kyi to be stripped of freedom of Paris award

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:44am on December 01, 2018

    Paris city will strip Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary freedom of the French capital over her failure to speak out against a crackdown...

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    Stripping Aung San Suu Kyi’s awards

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    IT IS impossible to see peace prize or freedom awards as anything other than fragments of an industry. In time, ideals become marketable and matters...

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    Suu Kyi’s Nepal tour revitalises Rohingya issue

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 02:30pm on November 29, 2018

    Global rights watchdogs and Nepal’s national rights commission asked Nepal to pressurise Myanmar for safe and dignified return of Rohingyas to their homeland as Myanmar’s...

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    Suu Kyi stripped of AI's highest honour

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:57am on November 13, 2018

    The Amnesty International in an open letter to the Myanmar state counsellor, Aung San Suu Kyi, stated on Monday that they would publicly announce the...

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    Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles

    Agence France-Presse . Singapore | Updated at 12:00am on November 13, 2018

    Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country — Southeast Asia’s ‘final frontier’ — but warned...

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    Press and secrets

    AG Noorani | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2018

    MYANMAR’S civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s charge that the two Reuters reporters convicted under the colonial-era Official Secrets Act and sentenced to seven years...

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    Myanmar arrests three journalists over report on Suu Kyi protege

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:36am on October 11, 2018

    Myanmar police Wednesday arrested three journalists after their paper criticised the financial management of Yangon’s government, which is overseen by a protege of leader Aung...

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    Suu Kyi becomes first person stripped of honorary Canadian citizenship

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 12:10am on October 04, 2018

    Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi became the first person to be stripped of honorary Canadian citizenship on Tuesday over her refusal to call out...

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    Amal Clooney appeals to Suu Kyi for reporters’ release

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2018

    Prominent human rights lawyer Amal Clooney appealed to Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday over a pardon for two Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar, saying...