In Pictures The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:02:48 +0630 en-gb Students protest education reform as Obama visits Students gathered near City Hall in downtown Yangon to demonstrate against the controversial education reform proposals currently on the table, on the day US President Obama made several scheduled appearances in the former capital.

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Tazaungdaing 2013 Images from the Tazaungdaing festival in the Shan capital of Taunggyi in 2013.

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Hundreds gather for 8888 anniversary ceremony

About 200 politicians, pro-democracy activists, students and monks gathered at two sites in Yangon on August 8 to mark the 26th anniversary of the 1988 uprising.



]]> (Zarni Phyo and Naing Win Tun) In Pictures Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 +0630
Monsoon flooding in South Dagon A selection of images from mid-July flooding in South Dagon, Yangon.

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Heightened security in Mandalay after unrest The police presence in Mandalay has been upped following several days of religious tensions, that resulted in the deaths of two people and saw 13 people injured. The funeral of the Buddhist man killed attracted a procession some thousand people strong, a number of whom carried sticks and crude weapons. A section 144 curfew has been imposed in the city in an attempt to quell any outbreaks of further violence. These pictures from Chief photographer Kaung Htet were taken on July 4, in the wake of the funeral procession.


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