Myanmar's surprise suspension of dam project
Myanmar's surprise suspension of a controversial US$3.6 billion hydropower dam project "is the first time I can recall that the regime has responded to popular opinion", said Benedict Rogers of Christian Solidarity Worldwide, according to a report in the Asia Times.
October 4, 2011
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