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Where are the Assassins?

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Rumors and questions around the death of U Ko Ni continue to run rampant as the authorities fail to bring his killers to justice.

Is U Wirathu Above the Law?

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If the government cannot contain U Wirathu and protect Ko Swe Win, the public will question whether the nationalist monk is above the law.

Ma Ba Tha Takes Aim at the Media

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As member of Ma Ba Tha files case against Ko Swe Win, Lawi Weng probes the injustices that let those spreading hate speech target journalists.

Who Killed U Ko Ni?

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If powerful figures were involved in the killing, the mastermind behind the lawyer’s murder may never be brought to justice.

Back From Mong Ko

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The Irrawaddy’s Nang Seng Nom recalls her trip to northern Shan State amid fierce clashes between the Northern Alliance and the Burma Army.

A Lesson from Singapore

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Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s remarks about her country overtaking Singapore economically in the next 20 years draw laughter and criticism.