"POLITICS. Westerners must be..." Myanmar (Burma) Local Custom Tip by Ric

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POLITICS. Westerners must be particularly sensitive to the political climate in Myanmar and avoid initiating discussions of domestic politics with Burmese, especially in public venues. Although the government is more relaxed than earlier, survellance and political control are still realities and can put a Burmese into a vulnerable if not dangerous position.

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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