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Myanmar criticizes U.S. sanctions

YANGON, Myanmar, July 29 (UPI) -- The nation of Myanmar strongly criticized the United States Tuesday for imposing economic sanctions on the country formerly known as Burma.

Bush imposes US sanctions on Myanmar

WASHINGTON, July 28 (UPI) -- President Bush Monday signed legislation, placing sanctions on the nation of Myanmar, formerly Burma.

Myanmar junta hold 12 in alleged bomb plot

RANGOON, Myanmar, July 26 (UPI) -- Twelve people have been arrested in Myanma, formerly known as Burma, in connection with an alleged plot to overthrow the military government.

Burma cautioned to release dissident

RANGOON, Myanmar, July 24 (UPI) -- Ministers of several European and Asian governments are again calling for the release of Aung San Suu Kyi, who is being held in Myanmar.

U.N. tells Myanmar to release Suu Kyi

NEW YORK, July 16 (UPI) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan Wednesday said he told the nation of Myanmar he expects it "to release Aung San Suu Kyi as soon as possible."

Japan freezes aid to Myanmar

TOKYO, June 25 (UPI) -- Japan has suspended aid to Myanmar in protest of the military government's detention of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

ICRC to meet with Burmese opposition

YANGON, Myanmar, June 21 (UPI) -- A team from the International Committee of the Red Cross is set to meet with detained Myanmar opposition leaders, excluding Aung San Suu Kyi.

Suu Kyi being held in 'notorious' jail

LONDON, June 19 (UPI) -- Britain says pro-democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi is being held in a "notorious jail" on the outskirts of Rangoon.

No release date set for Suu Kyi

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, June 15 (UPI) -- Pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be released from custody when the situation is "back to normal," a Myanmar official said.

U.N. welcomes report Suu Kyi not hurt

UNITED NATIONS, June 10 (UPI) -- U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan Tuesday welcomed the report Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is uninjured and in good spirits.

Myanmar bars U.N.-Suu Kyi meeting

BANGKOK, June 7 (UPI) -- A United Nations special envoy has had little indication from Myanmar leaders they will release Aung San Suu Kyi from custody, Voice of America reported Saturday.

U.N. presses for release of Suu Kyi

YANGON, Myanmar, June 6 (UPI) -- A top U.N. official Friday met with members of the Myanmar junta to press for the release of detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

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The eagle spreads its wings

MANIPAL, India, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Since partial economic liberalization freed the Indian economy from the "Nehru" rate of growth -- 2 percent -- India has escaped from the South Asia box designe
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