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Myanmar – Google News

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USA survive early scare to beat Myanmar at FIFA U20 World Cup – FOXSports.com


FOXSports.com

USA survive early scare to beat Myanmar at FIFA U20 World Cup
FOXSports.com
The United States overcame an early deficit against tournament debutants Myanmar in their opening match at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Saturday. Yan Naing Oo put Myanmar ahead after only nine minutes when he stabbed home a shot at close range …
Panama draws Argentina; US beats Myanmar at U-20 World CupTSN

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Posted on 30 May 2015 | 11:57 am

USA U-20′s defeat Myanmar in U-20 World Cup opener – Stars and Stripes FC


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USA U-20's defeat Myanmar in U-20 World Cup opener
Stars and Stripes FC
The USA U-20's began their much anticipated U-20 World Cup with a 2-1 win over Myanmar. Many expected the U.S. to run over the underdogs with ease, but they put up a stellar performance both technically and skillful. After settling into the game, the …
Video highlights: USA 2-1 Myanmar – U-20 World Cup Group A3News NZ
US coach Tab Ramos: U-20 World Cup opener vs. Myanmar is "a must-win"MLSsoccer.com
United States opens Under-20 World Cup with 2-1 win over MyanmarGoal.com
NBCSports.com -Soccer America -Stuff.co.nz
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Posted on 30 May 2015 | 9:53 am

Myanmar population at 51.5m in 2014 – Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Myanmar population at 51.5m in 2014
Bangkok Post
Myanmar people's life expectancy at birth stood at 66.8 years, one of the lowest in Southeast Asia, it said. The population in Myanmar back in 1983, when it last conducted a nationwide census, was 35.3 million. The final report revealed that the
Myanmar population 51.5m, excluding 'Rohingya'The Nation
Myanmar's population grows at slower pace: CensusDaijiworld.com

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Posted on 30 May 2015 | 6:20 am

Myanmar player ends up a bloody mess after taking elbow to the face – SB Nation


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Myanmar player ends up a bloody mess after taking elbow to the face
SB Nation
The United States was playing Myanmar in the Under-20 World Cup on Saturday morning in New Zealand and there was some collateral damage on the White Angels, when Thiha Htet Aung took a stray elbow to the face … from his teammate.
Myanmar Soccer Player's Face Turned Into Bloody Mess After Brutal Elbow ShotNext Impulse Sports

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Posted on 30 May 2015 | 4:55 am

UN: Myanmar must address root causes of migrant crisis – CNN


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UN: Myanmar must address root causes of migrant crisis
CNN
(CNN) Myanmar must address the root causes of why people are leaving its shores, a top United Nations official said Friday at a summit to find a solution to a crisis that has seen thousands of migrants and refugees stranded at sea in Southeast Asia.
Myanmar picks up migrants as Asean agrees to tackle crisisBBC News
Myanmar's navy seizes boat with 727 migrants, government saysABC Online
Asian States Say They'll Focus on Causes of Migrant CrisisNew York Times
Reuters UK
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Posted on 30 May 2015 | 1:42 am

How to watch USA U-20 MNT vs Myanmar in the 2015 U-20 World Cup – Once A Metro


How to watch USA U-20 MNT vs Myanmar in the 2015 U-20 World Cup
Once A Metro
Let's get the geography lesson out of the way first: Myanmar is in Southeast Asia, bordering Bangladesh, India, China, Laos, and Thailand. But it mostly borders the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea: the country has a 1,200 mile coastline on the side

Posted on 30 May 2015 | 1:37 am

USA vs. Myanmar 2015 live stream: How to watch the Under-20 World Cup online – SB Nation


USA vs. Myanmar 2015 live stream: How to watch the Under-20 World Cup online
SB Nation
The team's first match is against Myanmar, generally regarded as one of the minnows of the tournament, but the rest of Group A, featuring host New Zealand and a talented Ukraine, is potentially tricky. The U.S. managed to avoid the toughest teams in

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Posted on 29 May 2015 | 9:11 pm

In Myanmar, attacking the Rohingya is good politics – Al Jazeera America


Al Jazeera America

In Myanmar, attacking the Rohingya is good politics
Al Jazeera America
Protesters shout slogans against Rohingya boat migrants from Myanmar, who are largely seen as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh and referred to as 'Bengali,' during a demonstration in Yangon on May 27, 2015. Ye Aung Thu / AFP / Getty Images.
Myanmar publishes census, but Rohingya minority not recognisedSBS
Myanmar releases census data, but excludes Rohingya minorityYahoo News
The Dalai Lama: Aung San Suu Kyi must speak out on behalf of Myanmar's Quartz
ABC News -Reuters UK
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Posted on 29 May 2015 | 6:51 am

Dalai Lama Urges Aung San Suu Kyi to Help Myanmar’s Rohingya – New York Times


New York Times

Dalai Lama Urges Aung San Suu Kyi to Help Myanmar's Rohingya
New York Times
BANGKOK — When they embraced democracy and vowed to leave behind their repressive and dictatorial past, the leaders of Myanmar enjoyed a honeymoon of praise and admiration from luminaries across the globe. But the country's harsh treatment of its …
Make Muslim nations take refugees: Myanmar monkThe Australian
Dalai Lama urges Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to help persecuted Rohingya 680 News
Dalai Lama Says Myanmar's Opposition Leader Can Help Save the Rohingya VICE News
BBC News -Huffington Post
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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 5:25 pm

Myanmar Nationalists Rally Against International Pressure Over Migrant Crisis – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Myanmar Nationalists Rally Against International Pressure Over Migrant Crisis
Wall Street Journal
YANGON—More than three hundred people, including dozens of monks, took to the streets of Yangon Wednesday to protest growing international pressure on Myanmar to improve the way it treats the stateless Rohingya minority at the center of Southeast …
Buddhists in Myanmar deny boat people are RohingyaYahoo News
Myanmar Buddhists to rally against UN, foreign media over migrant crisisChannel News Asia
Exclusive: Before Myanmar seized migrant boat, Rohingya whisked awayReuters
The Japan Times -ucanews
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Posted on 28 May 2015 | 2:56 am

Burma – Yahoo News Search Results

Burma – Yahoo News Search Results

New Year New Burma

Are you listening? The people of Burma are Calling! Thangyat is Back! At the New Year Water Festival Burma's satirical songs, banned for more than two decades, sing out once again as revellers enjoy their newfound freedoms of speech.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 2:12 am

Burma river cruise: Leaky teak on the Irrawaddy

Clive Aslet shelters from the elements on a slow boat down the Irrawaddy and discovers a country of fragile beauty

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 8:34 am

Aung San Suu Kyi holds rare talks with Burma's military leadership

Officials say talks focused on the peace process with the country’s ethnic minority rebels, elections due in November and a constitutional amendment Aung San Suu Kyi has held rare talks with Burma’s military leaders and its president Thein Sein, raising hopes of a possible ceasefire in the country’s conflict with ethnic minority rebels. Thein Sein’s government has launched a series of political …

Posted on 10 April 2015 | 1:29 pm

A mysterious land unveiled in Marek Lenarcik's new book on Burma

YANGON, Myanmar — via PRWEB – Although its political isolation has ended, Myanmar remains a land of little known cultures and peoples. Those curious to know more about it will enjoy Burma Lost & Found: …

Posted on 7 April 2015 | 12:08 pm

Why Burma still needs Aung San Suu Kyi

Burma’s post-junta phase has been a farcical version of democracy. With elections looming, will the generals continue to reject the country’s most prized asset? Down University Avenue, a narrow road in an affluent district of north Rangoon, a procession of cars and trucks bumps, at rush hour, trying to avoid the city’s desperate congestion. It sometimes includes taxis bearing tourists who come …

Posted on 6 April 2015 | 6:00 am

U.S. Should Not Stand By While Government in Burma Undermines Religious Liberty

Burma’s President Thein Sein has proposed four pieces of legislation that threaten the very fiber of Burma’s already halting democratic reform process. If passed, the Protection of Race and Religion bills would violate religious liberty and institute potentially severe population control measures.

Posted on 3 April 2015 | 7:31 pm

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.

Posted on 31 March 2015 | 5:20 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.

Posted on 31 March 2015 | 12:52 pm

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 [?]

Posted on 17 March 2015 | 1:26 pm

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

Posted on 16 March 2015 | 9:51 am