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Myanmar seizes record amount of crystal meth

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Myanmar seizes record amount of crystal meth

Myanmar authorities seized more than 1,700 kg of crystal meth worth nearly 29 million USD in a multi-state operation this week, making it the country’s biggest haul captured since the beginning of 2019.

Myanmar armed groups vow to continue peace meetings with gov't

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Myanmar armed groups vow to continue peace meetings with gov't

Seven armed groups of the Northern Alliance have vowed to continue peace meetings with the government, saying that they will discuss the message delivered by Myanmar authorities at the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference in Nay Pyi Taw, official media reported on July 15.

Philippines: 15 militants killed in clash

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Philippines: 15 militants killed in clash

The Philippine military on November 29 said fifteen suspected militants including six women were killed in a gun battle in Manila, five days after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called off peace talks between the government and rebels.

Philippines ends talks with armed rebels

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Philippines ends talks with armed rebels

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on November 23 signed a proclamation to formally terminate talks with the country's armed groups, ending hope for stopping half-a-century conflict via dialogue.