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US Calls on Burma to Renew Rakhine Access

The U.S. is calling on the government in Burma, also known as Myanmar, to allow international aid groups to return to the volatile western state of Rakhine. All international aid groups, as well as U.N. workers, were evacuated from the region last week after mobs attacked buildings belonging to a foreign aid group. U.S. Embassy spokesperson Andrew Leahy told VOA Thursday that while Washington wants to see travel restrictions lifted, simply allowing aid workers to return to Rakhine is...

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