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Myanmar ethnic armed groups divided about military coup

[Myanmar Times] “The seven major ethnic armed groups that have yet to sign the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) have kept…

Posted in China Myanmar

Blackwater founder’s FSG working for China in Myanmar

[Asia Times, Myanmar Times] “The Frontier Service Group (FSG), founded by former US military contractor Eric Prince, is moving into…

Posted in China Myanmar

Democratic Liberalization in Myanmar, Shift Away from China

[Foreign Policy] “China was Myanmar’s main backer and largest investor during its years of international seclusion, supporting strategic infrastructure projects…

Posted in China Myanmar

Controversial China-Myanmar Gas Pipeline Now Fully Operational

[Myanmar Business Today, Myanmar Times] “The China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), China’s state-run oil and gas firm, said last week…