myanmar myanmar  /ˈmjɑn ˈmɑr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mountainous republic in southeastern Asia on the Bay of Bengal

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News

  1. Myanmar court sentences Muslim man to 26 years for assault that triggered Buddhist rioting

    YANGON, Myanmar — A court in Myanmar has given a 26-year jail sentence to a Muslim man whose attack on a Buddhist woman set off sectarian rioting in the country's northeast.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Myanmar jails man whose attack sparked rioting - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - A court in Myanmar has given a 26-year jail sentence to a Muslim man whose attack on a Buddhist woman set off sectarian rioting in the country's northeast.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

  3. Myanmar Jails Man Whose Attack Sparked Rioting

    Myanmar court sentences Muslim man to 26 years for assault that triggered Buddhist rioting        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "Today is the 11th day since ...... Nargis hit Myanmar," Ban told reporters.
    on May 11, 2008 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We have reached out, frankly, to Myanmar multiple times during this crisis in very direct ways," Gates said during an international security conference in Singapore. "We have reached out, they have kept their hands in their pockets."
    on May 31, 2005 By: Robert Gates Source: 570 News

  3. "The world is watching the people of Myanmar take to the streets to demand their freedom, and the American people stand in solidarity with these brave individuals. We feel admiration and compassion for the monks and peaceful protesters calling for...
    on Sep 27, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Hindu

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