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Myanmar Edges Into the Open

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A novice Buddhist monk holds out a bowl containing both US dollars and Myanmar Kyats as he collects alms along a street in Yangon November 18, 2012. US President Barack Obama said that his upcoming trip to Myanmar was not an endorsement of the government, but rather an acknowledgement of the progress it has made in moving towards democracy after decades of military rule.

PHOTO: Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters

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