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|By BA KAUNG|
|Local relief groups report the government is downplaying the extent of the damage from Cyclone Giri.|
|By SIMON ROUGHNEEN|
|The Asean Summit in Hanoi publicly appears to have dropped the issue of Burma's controversial elections.|
|By LALIT K JHA|
|The US is conducting discussions with UN member states regarding differing opinions toward a Commission of Inquiry on Burma.|
|By WILLIAM BOOT|
|BANGKOK—A senior American Senator is urging the US government to more actively engage with the Than Shwe regime in order to avoid pushing Burma into becoming a client state of China.|
|By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS|
|The Philippines says the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will be undermined if next month's elections in military-ruled Burma are a sham.|
|By LALIT K JHA|
|An updated report by the Asia Society Task Force recommends the US remains vigilant while pursuing an engagement process aimed at political progress in Burma.|
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