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Clinton to Burma: Rewarding Democrats, Punishing Tyrants

Doug Bandow | Posted 02.02.2012 | World
Doug Bandow

Engaging Burma may encourage that state to continue on a more independent course. The regime isn't likely to dump its patron -- China is too close. However, any distance between Naypyidaw and Beijing would be a positive.

Burmese Ceasefire Breaks Down In Shan State, Thousands Flee To China

irrawaddy.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The ceasefire in northeastern Shan State between the Burmese military junta and several ethnic armies, including the Kokang and the Wa, was broken on ...

China, Burma Relations

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Fighting between Myanmar forces and an armed ethnic group in the remote northeast has forced 10,000 people to flee across ...

China, Burma Sign Oil Pipeline Agreement

The Irrawaddy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China will start construction this year on oil and gas pipelines more than 1,200 miles long from Kyaukpyu Port on the Bay of Bengal through Burma to s...