Myanmar

  1. Bangladesh to Burma

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    Video caption: Simon goes on a perilous covert journey into Burma, where western journalists are banned.

    Simon Reeve continues his epic journey. In Bangladesh, he sails down the Padma River and visits fishermen who use trained otters to drive fish into their nets.

  2. Burma Special - Part 2

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    Video caption: Jeremy, Richard and James head for the volatile Shan state and their final challenge.

    Special edition of the motoring show. Jeremy, Richard and James head for the volatile Shan state and towards their final challenge - to build a bridge over the River Kwai.

  3. Burma Special - Part 1

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    Video caption: Jeremy, Richard and James set out to build a bridge across the River Kwai.

    This special edition of the motoring show sees Jeremy, Richard and James drive across Burma in three suspect lorries, on a mission to build a bridge over the River Kwai.

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    Video caption: Myanmar: Mass release of political prisoners

    Some of the political prisoners released by the authorities in Myanmar describe how they endured life in jail.

  5. Khin Zaw Win – Political Analyst, Myanmar

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    Video caption: Stephen Sackur talks to Khin Zaw Win, a former political prisoner in Myanmar.

    Stephen Sackur interviews Khin Zaw Win, a prominent political prisoner under the previous junta. What do the people of Myanmar want now and what are they likely to get?

  6. Dr Sasa - Special Envoy to UN representing Parliament of Myanmar

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    Video caption: Why has Myanmar’s democratic transition gone so disastrously wrong?

    Why has Myanmar’s democratic transition gone so disastrously wrong? Stephen Sackur speaks to Dr Sasa, a representative of the committee representing the ousted parliament to the United Nations.