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Myanmar Student Protests Enter Day Four

Hundreds of Myanmar students marched through Yangon for a fourth straight day to protest a national education law they say will curb academic freedom. The students, who demonstrated peacefully Monday, are unhappy with new legislation that will centralize control of universities in Myanmar, also known as Burma. Officials from the Education Ministry met with student leaders Sunday, but the negotiations ended without any progress. Zaw Htay, director general of the Higher Education...

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