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A petition campaign led by the RNDP has been launched in Arakan state calling for an equitable distribution of benefits from the region’s natural resources.
Activists in 20 countries hold coordinated protests at Shwe pipeline outside embassies of China, Burma, India and South Korea
Burmese authorities offer compensation for Shan villagers forced off their land to make way for the China-backed Shwe gas pipeline
Derek Mitchell and Assistant Secretary of State Michael Posner in second US visit to Burma in 10 days as engagement steps up a gear
Wen Jiabao makes thinly-veiled reference to Myitsone dam cancellation following meeting with Burma’s vice president in Nanjing
Calls for Shwe pipeline project to be shelved fall on deaf ears as Korean company hails successful completion of production tests
Legal consequences may result from cancellation of Myitsone Dam owing to the agreements already made by Burmese government
Campaigners say pipeline being built to transport oil and gas from Burma’s western coast to southern China is fuelling rights violations