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US Expresses Concern Over Myanmar Religious Bills

The United States has expressed concern over four proposed religious bills in Myanmar, which critics say could be used against religious minorities. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken "raised concerns regarding the four draft bills" during a meeting in Washington Monday with the speaker of Myanmar's parliament, Shwe Mann, according to State Department spokesperson Jeff Rathke. The Myanmar government last year submitted four bills covering marriage, religious...

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