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Thai news reports say that the Burmese migrant workers were held after a series of raids in the Thai border town of Mae Sai.
“When you are in Karenni State, it is impossible to forget the fact that we live in a union,” said Suu Kyi, referring to the region’s multi-ethnic make-up.
Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing was notable by his absence at yesterday’s peace talks, instead touring an Israeli naval base and strengthening bilateral ties.
Scaling Mount Popa: “Not only did I feel a few pounds lighter when I got to the top, I also felt enlightened,” says Samantha Hussey.
Cinema-goers in Rangoon are in for an exciting weekend with 37 new movies and documentaries scheduled over four days at the Wathann Film Festival.