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Uproar over watches threatens Thailand's ruling generals

Jan 19, 2018

Entering their fifth year in power, Thailand's ruling generals may be running out of time and it's not for a lack of watches

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7 dead as Myanmar police open fire to disperse protesters

Jan 17, 2018

Myanmar police open fire at hundreds of protesters angry about a ban on a local festival, killing seven people

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Thai court drops royal insult charges against academic

Jan 17, 2018

A Thai military court has dropped royal insult charges against an 84-year old Thai historian who questioned whether a Thai King had actually defeated a Burmese adversary in combat on elephant-back over 500 years ago

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Myanmar army enjoys popularity surge amid Rohingya crackdown

Jan 17, 2018

Myanmar's military, once despised for its stranglehold on the country, has seen its popularity surge alongside a rise in nationalism that has accompanied a crackdown on Rohingya Muslims

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Bangladesh, Myanmar aim to finish Rohingya return in 2 years

Jan 17, 2018

Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed they will try to complete the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees who fled from violence in Myanmar within two years

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Myanmar says 1st camp for Rohingya will be ready next week

Jan 16, 2018

Myanmar officials say a camp to house Rohingya Muslim and Hindu refugees who return from Bangladesh will be ready by its promised deadline next week

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Thai junta boss eyes staying on with little stopping him

Jan 16, 2018

Thailand is under increasing pressure to return to civilian governance and it's clear the gruff general who's led since the military coup four years ago wants to be that civilian

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Thai boat carrying tourists catches fire, injuring 16 people

Jan 14, 2018

Thai police say a speedboat caught fire in the country's south, wounding at least 16 people on board

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Suu Kyi says Rohingya mass grave investigation positive step

Jan 14, 2018

Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi has called the military's investigation into the deaths of Rohingya Muslims found in a mass grave a "positive indication,"

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Thailand seizes large elephant tusks worth over $450,000

Jan 12, 2018

Thai authorities have seized 148 kilograms (326 pounds) of African elephant ivory, including three large tusks, worth around 15 million baht ($469,800) from a Bangkok airport

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