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Nov 13, 2014 ... But the U.S. and U.K. insisted on using the name Burma. ... But the current
confusion over what to call Burma raises a larger quandary. Should ...
May 31, 2015 ... This is an interesting sociolinguistic issue. Actually both words have the same ...
in Burma peacefully and our communication is also better than before. In fact, the
name of Myanmar had been already named long long ago.
Nov 27, 2013 ... One will be the name by which her country is known. Ever since 1989, when
Burma's military government changed the English name of the ...
Myanmar, also known as Burma, was long considered a pariah state while under
the rule of an oppressive military junta from 1962 to 2011. The generals who ...
Official web sites of Myanmar, art, culture, history, cities, airlines, embassies, ...
and much of the Burmese population do not recognize this name change, ... DVB
broadcasts twice a day Burma related current news and news commentaries.
Dec 2, 2011 ... Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's visit to Myanmar, also known ... Then,
in 1989, the current military regime took power and dropped Burma, ... promoted
the name Myanmar as a conventional name for their state; the ...
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has repeatedly referred to Burma as "this
country". Why do the US and the UK not use its official name, Myanmar? The
Old and new names for cities and places in Burma (Myanmar). Actual name for
administritives régions, Old name for administraitives régions, Current Name
Jul 1, 2013 ... First, the military leaders argue that as the name Burma was given or used by ... If
the current pattern of democratic transition continues and the ...