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|By MON MON MYAT|
|“They came from the ethnic insurgent area. Their parents sent them here in fear that they would be recruited by the local militia to become child soldiers,” says the monk who is in charge of the monastery's young novices in Rangoon.|
|By KO HTWE|
|One of Burma's most prominent political prisoners had no hope of being allowed to attend the funeral of his father, who died last week in Rangoon.|
|By WILLIAM BOOT|
|Vietnam is giving advice to its business enterprises on how to get around Western economic sanctions against Burma.|
|By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS|
|The recently released former aide to Aung San Suu Kyi says he will continue to work for democracy in Burma, despite the disbanding of the NLD.|
|By NAYEE LIN LATT|
|Rangoon's Divisional Police Director has ordered crime investigation and reporting to be improved, according to police sources.|
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Court extends prison sentence of NLD Liberated Area member
A Rangoon court has extended by 10 years the detention period for a National League ... Junta releases former Suu Kyi aide after 14-year prison term
A former army captain and personal aide to Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was ...
Parties invited for Martyrs' Day, Aung San's daughter snubbed
The military regime invited seven persons from each political party in Rangoon to ...