Write on Friday, 06 March 2015 Published in Features

Censorship and déjà vu

Censorship was especially heavy during the campaign for the flawed 2010 general election. The censor’s decision to reject some stories was often difficult to understand. Photo: Evershine
Censorship was especially heavy during the campaign for the flawed 2010 general election. The censor’s decision to reject some stories was often difficult to understand. Photo: Evershine

Governments often set interesting challenges for themselves and on February 9 the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, U Tin Oo Lwin, told parliament that Myanmar will strive to be removed from an American list describing it as “a country of particular concern” for violating religious freedom.

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