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  • Myanmar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burma In 1989, the military government officially changed the English translations of many names dating back to Burma's colonial period or earlier, including that of the ...
  • Myanmar (Burma) - Lonely Planet

    www.lonelyplanet.com/myanmar-burma In Myanmar/Burma’s Shan State, Inle Lake is an iconic destination - and for good reason. Despite hosting large numbers of tourists, the lake’s rural charms remain ...
  • Burma (Myanmar)

    travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country/burma.html Burma (Myanmar) is a developing agrarian country emerging from decades of rule by an authoritarian military regime. Following elections in November 2010, a civilian ...
    • Myanmar country profile - BBC News

      www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12990563 Myanmar, also known as Burma, was long considered a pariah state while under the rule of an oppressive military junta from 1962 to 2011. The generals who ...
    • Myanmar | World news | The Guardian

      www.theguardian.com/world/myanmar Women's rights and gender equality Myanmar's transgender people not just chasing rainbows in fight for equality. ... a tale of defiance and deliverance in Burma.
    • History of Myanmar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Burma The history of Myanmar (also known as Burma) covers the period from the time of first-known human settlements 13,000 years ago to the present day.
    • Myanmar travel guide - Wikitravel

      wikitravel.org/en/Myanmar Myanmar, or Burma, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar which is derived from the Burmese Empire (1500-1000BC) is a country in Southeast Asia.
    • CIA - The World Factbook - Burma

      www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bm.html Features map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
    • Burma

      www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/35910.htm The United States supports a peaceful, prosperous, and democratic Burma that respects the human rights of all its people. Elections in November 2010 led to ...
    • Myanmar: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News

      www.huffingtonpost.com/news/burma Big News on Myanmar. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Myanmar.