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Senior Burmese government official Aung Thaung has been airlifted to Singapore for emergency medical treatment after suffering a severe stroke.
Thai Prime Minister urges registered fishing boats in his country to resume operations, but thousands of Burmese fishermen remain stuck onshore.
Five members of the Tavoy University Students Union were sentenced on Wednesday for their involvement in an education law protests earlier this year.
The Union Election Commission has instructed political parties to submit lists of parliamentary candidates for the general election no later than 8 August.
“Four prosecution witnesses testified at the trial today … none of them could precisely say that the two Burmese youngsters committed the murder.”