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The changing face of Burma: Blood, dreams and gold

October 8th, 2015

Episode 477 of 886 episodes

Richard Cockett, The Economist’s former south east Asia bureau chief, discusses Burma’s colonial past, current president and the country’s increasing geopolitical importance

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