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Over 500 prisoners, including 31 foreigners, have been released from jails in Myanmar after they were granted amnesty by President U Thein Sein, a state TV report said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 10, 2011, 22:34
The release of over 2,000 political
detainees has long been a top demand of West which imposed sanctions on Myanmar.
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says its recent democratic reforms are irreversible and has
promised a prisoner amnesty in the near future.
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