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Fueling conflict in Burma

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Fueling conflict in Burma

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is pushing to develop its energy sector. But new hydropower dams and mining projects are exacerbating tensions between the military and armed ethnic militias, leaving civilians trapped in between. A radio feature.

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Uncertain flows the Mekong

Uncertain flows the Mekong

Mekong countries can't agree on a hydropower plan. But will that stop Laos from building?