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Emma Thompson: Burma 'seems to be opening up'

Burma's military junta "seems to be opening up" according to actress Emma Thompson, who has recently visited the country as an ambassador for the charity Action Aid.

Speaking to John Humphrys, she said the people she spoke to in the country were "passionate that the black and white story should start to change in the international media".

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