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Proposed legislation is not in the national interest and risks further violence, says Sam Zarifi of the International Commission for Jurists.
Action announced after authorities in Pegu Division stalled on their demands to continue their rally from Letpadan to Rangoon.
Ital-Thai and Rojana Industrial Park Plc expected to put pen to paper this month for first phase of Dawei Special Economic Zone.
Some student activists scuffle briefly with police at a barricade as they try to negotiate a continuation of their march to Rangoon.
The pair reportedly met privately to discuss constitutional reform and steps to ensure free and fair elections later this year.