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Kerry Presses Burmese Leaders on Reforms

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned Burmese leaders Saturday against backsliding on advances made in human rights. Kerry was in Myanmar, also known as Burma, for talks with President Thein Sein and the ASEAN foreign ministers' meeting. A State Department official said Kerry urged Burmese leaders to keep moving forward on constitutional reform leading up to next year's elections. They also discussed the arrests of journalists and violence and discrimination against the...

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