Bangladesh and Myanmar naval border clash over offshore gas

DISPUTED offshore gas reserves in the Bay of Bengal have triggered Bangladesh and its eastern neighbour Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, to deploy warships to the troubled waters.

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Reported by AFP newsagency, Myanmar discovered huge gas reserves in the bay but also sought to undertake further exploration in a stretch of sea claimed by Bangladesh.

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