Thousands of Myanmar monks celebrate Buddha’s birthday at junta-organised event, showing split in loyalties

Since the coup some monks have joined protests opposing the brutal crackdown, while others have defended the military junta; monastic code prohibits some 300,000 from voting or taking part in politics.

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Russia moves toward dropping age limits for military service.

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Top US trade official meets with Taiwanese minister to explore deepening ties

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Russia moves toward dropping age limits for military service.

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