The year 2013 in Myanmar saw parliaments disagreeing with the executive. A joint parliamentary committee to review and amend the Constitution was formed. Western sanctions were virtually withdrawn. A resurgence of communal violence, the emergence of Buddhist nationalism, and public protest over mega-projects, land rights, wage disputes, and freedom to demonstrate were worrisome developments. A nationwide ceasefire agreement remained elusive.
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Research Article| February 01 2014
Myanmar in 2013: At the Halfway Mark
Asian Survey (2014) 54 (1): 22–29.
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Tin Maung Maung Than; Myanmar in 2013: At the Halfway Mark. Asian Survey 1 February 2014; 54 (1): 22–29. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2014.54.1.22
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