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Thein Sein

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Thein Sein's Biography

Thein Sein (Burmese: သိန်းစိန် [θéɪɴ zèɪɴ]; born 20 April 1945) is a Burmese politician and former military figure who has been president of Burma (Myanmar) since March 2011. Previously, he was Prime Minister from 2007 until 2011. He is generally considered to be a moderate and reformist in the new government.

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Myanmar's President Thein Sein gives a speech at the regular 9th section of the Union parliament on the final day in Nyapyitaw
Myanmar's President Thein Sein gives a speech at the regular 9th section of the Union parliament on the final day in Nyapyitaw
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  • | Senior US Official Raises Arakan Concerns With Thein Sein

      Blog Source: | 4 days ago
    Daniel Russel said he spoke “very candidly” during meetings with President Thein Sein as well as Burma's foreign minister, information minister and deputy minister for border affairs. The discussions focused on the government's short- and&
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      Blog Source: | 4 days ago
    In the last few years after Myanmar steps into transitional phase, Somra has shown an impressive economic progress and testified the commitment of Thein Sein's government to develop areas bordering her neighbour India.
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      Blog Source: | 4 days ago
    Burma Campaign UK is calling for an international investigation to be established, as it is clear that President Thein Sein and the Burmese Army are unwilling to address this issue, and the international community cannot allow these abuses to ...

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