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Obama Couples Praise For Burmese Leader With Warning Against Violence

posted on May 21, 2013

Peter Baker and Steven Lee Myers of The New York Times report President Obama welcomed President Thein Sein of Myanmar to the White House with praise for the release of political prisoners and credible elections. But the president also issued a warning against persistent religious violence in the country: “The displacement of people, the violence directed towards them, needs to stop.” 

Read at The New York Times