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Amphibian discovery illuminates Myanmar's 'hidden biodiversity'

Environment Jun 13, 2015

Amphibian discovery illuminates Myanmar's 'hidden biodiversity'

A team of Japanese and Chinese biologists has discovered a new species of crocodile newt from Myanmar, a forerunner of a wave of new amphibian species awaiting description as the relatively unexplored country's "hidden biodiversity" is gradually revealed by science. Conservationists, however, warn that the ...

National Nov 20, 2000

Clinton told U.S. must accept responsibility for Vietnam War

HO CHI MINH CITY -- Vietnamese Communist Party chief Le Kha Phieu told visiting U.S. President Bill Clinton on Saturday that the United States must bear a disproportionate share of responsibility for the Vietnam War and should act accordingly, Vietnamese state-run media reported Sunday. Newspapers ...