Myanmar`s president has asked parliament to consider an intermarriage law, spearheaded by an extremist monk, that is aimed at "protecting" Buddhists in the former junta-ruled nation.
Myanmar and Vietnam have vowed to promote security cooperation between the two countries, media reports said on Tuesday.
Expressing concern over the ongoing communal violence in Myanmar, the US has asked the Asian country to restore order and maintain peace.
Myanmar`s reformist President held his first press conference for local media in a national milestone after years of secrecy.
Upper house Speaker Khin Aung Myint announced Vice Admiral Nyan Tun`s appointment during a legislative session in Naypyitaw.
Day in Pics: 27th August
August 27, 2014
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