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|By BA KAUNG|
|The National League for Democracy has 60 days from the enactment of the regime's election laws in which to decide whether or not to accept the terms of the party registration laws set by the regime.|
|By LAWI WENG|
|Two Burmese government battalions have set up bases in areas under the control of the New Mon State Party in contravention of the 1995 cease-fire agreement.|
|By SAW YAN NAING|
|The Burmese Constitution's failure to address “ethnic aspirations” could mean that conflict in the border areas would continue for “many more years to come,” according to the Thailand Burma Border Consortium.|
|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Human Rights Watch urges the Thai government to make a thorough investigation and prevent a repeat of the fatal shooting of three children of migrant workers by Thai soldiers.|
|By WAI MOE|
|The Burmese prime minister was scheduled to visit Muse on the Sino-Burmese border on Tuesday amid the junta's increased pressure on ethnic cease-fire groups to transform into border guard forces.|
Win Tin, senior leader of Burma's main opposition party the National League for Democracy told ...
Suu Kyi to file case against relative
Nobel Laureate and Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will file ...
Motorcycles to be back on Rangoon roads
Policemen, intelligence agency personnel and Union Solidarity and Development ...
Burma bans imprisoned dissidents from up-coming elections
In preparation for the upcoming national election set to take place this year, ...