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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (22 February 2009)

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10 political detainees freed in Myanmar: opposition
AFP –

YANGON (AFP) — Only a handful of political detainees were among the 6300 prisoners released from military-run Myanmar’s notorious jails this weekend, …

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Toward a Deeper and Broader Relationship With China
US Department of State, DC –
The United States and China also need to work together to make progress on other issues of great importance to the international community, such as Burma …

Clinton tells Chinese leaders to maintain US bonds
The Australian, Australia –
According to a US official, she talked with the leaders about security issues, including North Korea, Iran, Burma and Zimbabwe. Ms Clinton asked China to …

Jeff Smith moves on from Bone
Toronto Star,  Canada –
… betel nut-chewing denizens of Rangoon to futile attempts to see house-imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi and long looks at Buddhism, …

Women migrant workers demand a fair deal
Nation Multimedia, Thailand –
Women migrant workers from Burma are in the same plight in Thailand, said Aye, a 26-year-old Shan migrant worker. Aye said that many of her friends, …

Women’s Empowerment Is Key To Progress
US Department of State, DC –
In Burma, the valor of Aung San Suu Kyi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for her courageous struggle for freedom of expression and conscience. …

Royal pardon shows King’s generosity and fairness
Bangkok Post, Thailand –
Encouragingly, Ms Clinton urged China to play a positive role in Burma and Sudan, two countries that receive large amounts of Chinese investment.

Developing a Comprehensive Partnership With Indonesia
NewsBlaze, CA –
… change in Burma. *FOREIGN MINISTER WIRAJUDA:* We always discuss the issue of Myanmar in a very open and frank manner (inaudible) also within ASEAN. …

PRABA’S CHOICE Genocide or Holocaust
Nation on Sunday, Sri Lanka –
VP may have planned his escape by air too, but not to Manchuko (Japan) like it was planned for Hitler, but may be to Burma or Cambodia. He has, like Hitler, …

Rohingya: A regional problem
Bangkok Post, Thailand –
The regime refuses to accept that they are Burmese citizens. “In reality, the Rohingya are neither Myanmar people nor Myanmar’s ethnic group,” the Burmese …

CIA’s secrete Operations worldwide and drug money
Asian Tribune, Thailand –

Many top Bush administration’s officials were worried about growing influence of countries in Golden Triangle (Loas, Thailand, Vietnam, Burma) in Russian …

Ethnic Kachins defy Myanmar’s junta
GlobalPost –
The far north of Myanmar — formerly Burma — is home to the Kachins, a group of predominantly Christian tribes whose struggle against the military government …

Beginning a New Era of Diplomacy in Asia
NewsBlaze, CA –
*DR. SURIN:* Madame Secretary, ladies and gentlemen, members of the press, we welcome the Secretary of State of the United States here with 30 yellow roses …

Time running out to form effective rights body
Nation Multimedia, Thailand –
“This body that is going to be created by Asean can be a tool to raise issues about Burma,” said Seng, who admitted, however, that the new regional body …



Written by Lwin Aung Soe

February 22, 2009 at 1:56 am

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