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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (31 January 2009)

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Refugee camp under threat
Mizzima.com, India –
On this visit Mr Rogers will meet with the KNU’s new leadership, filled with hope the orginization can revitalize its struggle against Burma’s State Peace …

Thailand “cannot” take care of Rohingya
Bangkok Post, Thailand –
About the human rights issue, Article 257 of the Constitution states that Human Rights Commission would do as much as possible to observe human rights, …

Thai immigration official says boat people to be expelled soon
Monsters and Critics.com –
Bangkok – Thailand will deport the latest group of Rohingya boat people to arrive from Burma, a top immigration official said Saturday. …

Indonesia to ensure boat people’s safe repatriation
Thai News Agency MCOT, Thailand –
Jakarta, Jan 31 (ANTARA) – The government will seek the safe repatriation of the 193 boat people stranded in Indonesia’s westernmost province of Aceh, …

Gambari arrives in Burma o seventh visit
Mizzima.com, India –
Neither could he meet detained opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Gambari has been facing a volley of criticism from Burmese opposition groups as well …

UN envoy arrives in Myanmar, reform hopes slim
Reuters India, India –

YANGON, Jan 31 (Reuters) – United Nations envoy to Myanmar Ibrahim Gambari arrived in the army-ruled former Burma on Saturday in another bid to coax the …

UN envoy expected to meet Aung San Suu Kyi
The Associated Press –

Myanmar’s military, which has ruled since 1962 when the country was known as Burma, tolerates no dissent and crushed pro-democracy protests led by Buddhist …

Myanmar must respect minority: Amnesty
Peninsula On-line, Qatar –
Bangkok: A leading human rights group yesterday called on Myanmar to stop persecuting its Rohingya people and urged its neighbours to meet their …

UN envoy returns to Myanmar
Aljazeera.net, Qatar –

Ibrahim Gambari, the UN special envoy for Myanmar, has arrived in the military-ruled country to press for the release of political prisoners and to advocate …

Yangon – United Nations special envoy Ibrahim Gambari arrived in Yangon Saturday morning for talks on national reconciliation between Myanmar’s military …

UN envoy arrives in Burma for talks with the ruling junta
Australia Network News, Australia –
The United Nations special envoy Ibrahim Gambari has arrived in Burma in an attempt to broker fresh talks with the ruling junta. Mr Gambari will spend four …

UN special envoy Gambari arrives in Myanmar: officials
AFP –
YANGON (AFP) — UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari arrived in Myanmar Saturday for fresh talks with the ruling junta, officials said, less than six months …

UN special envoy re-visits Myanmar on reconciliation efforts
Xinhua, China –
31 (Xinhua) — United Nations Special Envoy Ibrahim Gambari arrived here Saturday on a re-visit to Myanmar to renew UN efforts for the country’s national …

Myanmar under fire over prison riots
Malaysia Sun, Malaysia –
But Thailand-based Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma) spokesman Bo Kyi said that it is the prison authorities themselves who should have …

UN’s Gambari Not Sure to Meet Than Shwe, Myanmar Refugees Sold Out …
Inner City Press, NY –
UNITED NATIONS, January 30 — The UN on January 30 confirmed that envoy Ibrahim Gambari is traveling to Myanmar from January 31 through February 4. …

Burmese Prisoners Killed After Cyclone
自由亞洲電臺, Washington DC –

The beatings occurred during questioning aimed at identifying prisoners who rioted after the prison was damaged by Cyclone Nargis. …

UN envoy due in Burma to broker talks
Australia Network News, Australia –
UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari is expected to arrive in Burma on Saturday to broker fresh talks with the ruling junta. A UN official would only confirm …

Secretary-General’s Special Adviser, Ibrahim Gambari, to visit Myanmar
ReliefWeb (press release), Switzerland –
The Special Adviser to the Secretary-General, Ibrahim Gambari, will begin on 31 January a four-day visit to Myanmar, at the invitation of the Myanmar …

UN envoy to begin four-day visit to Myanmar
UN News Centre –
30 January 2009 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s Special Adviser on Myanmar will begin a four-day visit to the South-East Asian nation tomorrow at the …

UN special envoy to visit Myanmar
Xinhua, China –
30 (Xinhua) — UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari is to embark on a four-day visit to Myanmar on Saturday at the invitation of the Myanmar government, …

UN envoy to hold talks in Myanmar with all parties (Roundup)
Monsters and Critics.com –
New York/Yangon – The United Nations special envoy for Myanmar, Ibrahim Gambari, was to begin on Saturday a four-day visit to the country for talks on …

Control Of the World’s Oceans. Prelude To War?
Center for Research on Globalization, Canada –

… Cuba, Iran, Myanmar (Burma), North Korea and Zimbabwe. Of the above nations, some have multi-party parliamentary systems; some are one party states; …



Written by Lwin Aung Soe

January 31, 2009 at 7:15 am

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