Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017
Published September 14, 2017
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    Nearly 400,000 Muslims have fled Myanmar in recent weeks. How could a small nation celebrated by the United States as a “good news” story of transition to democracy now be condemned by the United Nations as a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing”? Guest: Hannah Beech, the Southeast Asia bureau chief for The New York Times. For more information on today’s episode, visit  You can support "The Daily" by subscribing to The Times. We're offering listeners one month free, then 50% off for a year. Go to for more information.
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