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ENCOURAGING NEWS! US to Exchange Ambassadors With Burma

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The announcement came hours after the country's most prominent political dissidents were released from jail. US President Barack Obama described the move as a "substantial step forward".

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Brenda Towers (0)
Saturday January 14, 2012, 9:04 am
Noted. A great step forward for the nation of Myanmar!

Roger Skinner (14)
Saturday January 14, 2012, 2:06 pm
Burma? I thought they changed their name to Myanmar. That's their name at the United Nations.

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday January 14, 2012, 8:57 pm
Great news. I hope to see more positive steps in the near future. Thanks Cal

Patricia E. G. (61)
Sunday January 15, 2012, 9:12 am
The US must not lift sanctions until changes are made in Burma.
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