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Min Zin: Burmese activist crosses boundaries

  • Moch. N. Kurniawan

    The Jakarta Post

Berkeley, California | Fri, October 31 2008 | 09:56 am
Min Zin: Burmese activist crosses boundaries MIN ZIN: (JP/Moch. N. Kurniawan) (JP/Moch. N. Kurniawan)

PREMIUM MIN ZIN: (JP/Moch. N. Kurniawan) When applying for his masters degree at the University of California (UC) Berkeley this year, Min Zin, a 35-year-old Burmese dissident, encountered a big problem. He had never finished high school. Min Zin was kicked out of high school in Burma (now Myanmar) in 1988 for his political involvement against the military junta. After this, M...

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