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Myanmar lifts fuel import ban after storm-diplomat

Myanmar’s military government has lifted a ban on private companies importing fuel to try to ease a chronic energy shortage in the wake of Cyclone Nargis, a Yangon-based diplomat said on Wednesday. The major needs in the former capital were fuel and water, the diplomat said, to replace supplies cut off by a storm that caused widespread structural damage but limited loss of life compared with the 22,000 dead in the Irrawaddy delta. Full Story

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