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Future generations of young people in Burma deserve to know about Win Tin, the humble hero of the country’s long struggle for democracy.
The revelation comes a day after the President’s Office warned an unnamed media company — believed to be Sky Net — about attempting to bribe officials.
The displaced villagers also claimed that the Burmese army has been forcing local people to act as porters.
As the ethnic alliance concludes talks aimed at negotiations with Burma’s new civilian government, one of its members is coming under renewed army pressure.
For those who escaped slave-like conditions in Southeast Asia’s exploitative seafood industry, the nightmare is over, but the memories remain.