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Twenty eight people have now been confirmed dead as a result of a disastrous landslide in eastern Burma on Sunday.
The UEC’s decision to publicly propose and then drop a plan to delay Burma’s general election has prompted criticism from major political parties.
Burmese film star and director Lu Min has been reprimanded by the group’s board members for appearing in an National League for Democracy promotional video.
The deal is far from being the nationwide ceasefire agreement the government has been trumpeting, says analyst Larry Jagan.
The remaining ethnic armed groups who are signatories to tomorrow’s ceasefire accord are removed from list of ‘unlawful associations and terrorist groups’.