(unofficial translation)

The New York Times published an editorial on the 24th that criticized China with provocative language. The piece says that China is launching a “massive pillage” of Myanmar’s precious natural resources, using “public stealing” and “elite capitalism.” The piece listed China’s “extinction” damage to Myanmar’s resources from teak to wild animals, and blamed China for the killing of a protestor by Myanmar police.  The editorial called for an end to such pillage and exploitation  of the Myanmar people. (more…)