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U.S. suspends official travel to Myanmar's troubled Rakhine
November 23, 2017 / 7:01 AM / 20 days ago

U.S. suspends official travel to Myanmar's troubled Rakhine

YANGON (Reuters) - The United States temporarily suspended travel for American officials to parts of Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the U.S. embassy said on Thursday, citing concerns over potential protests after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson accused Myanmar of “ethnic cleansing” in the state.

Reporting by Simon Lewis; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore

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