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Myanmar Crisis

Myanmar junta builds 'walled garden' of internet services

Banking apps go back online but the regime maintains its authoritative grip

The junta has chosen a path that minimizes the impact of its internet restrictions while allowing it to maintain tight control on the flow of information. (Source photos by Reuters)

YANGON -- Myanmar's junta has relaxed internet restrictions on selected business apps, signaling the return of an old censorship board that this time will control who can access what on their digital devices.

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