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in Yangon. Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters A US flag is seen as a commercial building burns after being ignited by the Sleepy Hollow fire in Wenatchee, Washington. Emergency officials ordered hundreds of people …
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Yangon is a former capital of Burma and the capital of Yangon Region. Yangon is the country's largest city with a population of over five milli…
Yangon is a former capital of Burma and the capital of Yangon Region. Yangon is the country's largest city with a population of over five million, and is the most important commercial centre, although the military government officially relocated the capital to Naypyidaw in March 2006.
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