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A group of students and activists came onto the streets of Yangon at 2 pm in sympathy with the protesters who had been beaten in a melee of violence by police earlier in the day in Letpadan. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
11 March 2015
Riot police were quick to crack down on a march in Hledan market in Yangon, beating...
Myanmar military troops march along a deserted road in Chin Shwe Haw town of Kokang self-administered area, northern Shan State, Myanmar, February 16, 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
11 March 2015
China warned over escalating violence between Myanmar's military and rebel forces after a...
Policemen holding shields as they block the road in front of Yangon City Hall after a crackdown on a students' protest demanding an amendment to National Education Bill in Yangon, Myanmar, March 5, 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
11 March 2015
Myanmar state media has announced an inquiry into a Yangon protest crackdown, the first...
Union Minister for Home Affairs Lt-Gen Ko Ko speaks at the Central Committee for Prevention of Trafficking in Persons meeting at the ministry in Nay Pyi Taw on December 29, 2014. Photo: MNA
11 March 2015
The leading committee for compiling the human rights report on Myanmar held their second...
Police officers at an EU-sponsored training course conducted at the Myanmar Police Force Battalion (8) at Hmawbi, north of Yangon, on November 5, 2013. Photo: Mizzima
11 March 2015
The European Union has criticised Myanmar after baton-wielding police dispersed a student...
Student protesters jostle with police at barricades set up by police at the students protest site in Letpadan, Bago Region on March 10, 2015. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
11 March 2015
The United States condemned a violent police crackdown on a student rally in Myanmar on...
Police moved in to beat and arrest student protesters at Aung Myay Man Buddhist Monastery, Letpadan, Bago Region on March 10, 2015. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
10 March 2015
Letpadan - Baton-wielding Myanmar police beat student activists March 10 as they broke up...
Photo: Hong Sar
10 March 2015
Ma Thazin Soe has worked in a garment factory in Yangon's northern Mayangone Township for...
The former Chief Minister of the Mizoram State of India Pu Zoramthanga meets with Myanmar Peace Center officials in Yangon in January 2015. Photo: Myanmar Peace Center
10 March 2015
As Myanmar gears up to host a visit of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May, New...
UNODC Executive Director Fedotov addressing Special Segment of CND at the 58th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) in Vienna Austria on March. 9, 2015. Photo: ungass2016/Twitter
10 March 2015
The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs began meeting on March 9 in Vienna, where...
Myanmar - on a UK Foreign Office blacklist - may have been a recipient of UK-supplied riot control equipment, according to a UK newspaper report. Here Kosovo police officers fire tear gas during clashes at a demonstration in Pristina, Kosovo, January 27, 2015. Photo: EPA
10 March 2015
The UK government has approved the sale of £16 million [K16 billion] of crowd-control and...
 A Myanmar woman drives rides a tricycle as she crosses into China at the China-Myanmar, Kyegaung border gate, in Ruili, Yunnan province, China, September 17, 2012. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
10 March 2015
Chinese officials recently told a visiting Myanmar delegation not to misunderstand China...

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