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Myanmar couple in 'first gay wedding'

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Dressed in matching traditional Myanmar clothes and garlanded with jasmine, a gay couple married in a lavish public ceremony that they say was the first of its kind in the conservative nation. 

Tin Ko Ko (R) and Myo Min Htet pour champagne at their wedding reception in Yangon on March 2, 2014

Tin Ko Ko and Myo Min Htet exchanged rings in an upmarket Rangoon hotel Sunday, in the latest sign of changing social mores in the Southeast Asian nation as it emerges from the shadow of military dictatorship.

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