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Soe Zeya Tun

'I don't recommend you do this': Thailand's stealthy snake wrangler

Aug 21 2019

BANGKOK In the dead of night, Thai firefighter Pinyo Pukpinyo stealthily approaches a python coiled around the rafters of a home in Bangkok, and quickly grabs its head with his bare hands. | Video

Slaughtered Hindus a testament to brutality of Myanmar's conflict

Sep 27 2017

YE BAW KYA, Myanmar Myanmar authorities displayed on Wednesday the bodies of Hindu villagers they say were killed by Muslim insurgents, victims of a surge of violence in someone else's fight now playing their part in a propaganda war.

Slaughtered Hindus a testament to brutality of Myanmar's conflict

Sep 27 2017

YE BAW KYA, Myanmar Myanmar authorities displayed on Wednesday the bodies of Hindu villagers they say were killed by Muslim insurgents, victims of a surge of violence in someone else's fight now playing their part in a propaganda war.

Slaughtered Hindus a testament to brutality of Myanmar's conflict

Sep 27 2017

YE BAW KYA, Myanmar Myanmar authorities displayed on Wednesday the bodies of Hindu villagers they say were killed by Muslim insurgents, victims of a surge of violence in someone else's fight now playing their part in a propaganda war.

As economy booms, children toil in Myanmar

Apr 19 2016

YANGON When a boat stacked with gravel moors at a jetty in Yangon, 14-year-old Aung Htet Myat fills a basket he then carries on his back to trucks that whisk the load to construction sites springing up across Myanmar's booming biggest city. | Video

Myanmar releases political prisoners before power transfer

Jan 22 2016

YANGON Myanmar began releasing the first of about 100 prisoners on Friday, many of them political detainees, days before a parliament dominated by democracy champion Aung San Suu Kyi's party sits for the first time after an election win in November.

Myanmar opposition candidate stable after machete attack - party

Oct 30 2015

YANGON A member of parliament from Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party was recovering on Friday after being slashed with a machete in the first serious violence in a campaign for historic Nov.8 elections, a party official said.

Myanmar opposition candidate stable after machete attack - party

Oct 30 2015

YANGON A member of parliament from Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party was recovering on Friday after being slashed with a machete in the first serious violence in a campaign for historic Nov.8 elections, a party official said.

Myanmar opposition candidate stable after machete attack - party

Oct 30 2015

YANGON A member of parliament from Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party was recovering on Friday after being slashed with a machete in the first serious violence in a campaign for historic Nov.8 elections, a party official said.

Myanmar opposition candidate attacked with machetes

Oct 29 2015

YANGON An opposition lawmaker and two other people were attacked with machetes and injured on Thursday, in the first serious violent incident in campaigning for Myanmar's historic Nov.8 election, his campaign manager said.

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