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Recent focus on 2008 Cyclone Nargis for Crimes against Humanity

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28-2-2009‎

Nargis ‘Crimes’ Alleged

自由亚洲电视 – 

Cyclone Nargis was estimated to have resulted in the deaths of nearly 140000 people and severely affected 2.4 million Burmese. But interviews 90 private …

ICC probe sought into Myanmar junta’s cyclone response

Daily Times

“The people of the delta told us how the Burmese military regime hindered cyclone relief efforts, confiscated aid supplies and land, and used forced labour, …

Report details larceny, neglect in wake of Nargis

SmartBrief

Eyewitness reports documented in a new report by Johns Hopkins University and the Emergency Assistance Team in Myanmar reveal that the military junta …

Johns Hopkins School Calls For Un Investigation Into Burma’s …

Journal of Turkish Weekly

A young survivor of the cyclone Nargis wait for relief supplies in Bogalay, Burma, 13 May 2008A report led by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Medicine …

Public Health School Calls for Investigation into Burma’s Handling …

Voice of America

By Ron Corben A report led by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Medicine has called for a United Nations investigation into Burma’s handling of aid and …

Independent observers allege abuse of Cyclone Nargis victims

Channel News Asia – 

When Cyclone Nargis struck and devastated Myanmar’s Irrawaddy Delta in May 2008, the resulting humanitarian disaster – which claimed 140000 lives – shocked …

Honoring the fallen and the brave

CPJ Press Freedom Online – 

… of Cyclone Nargis victims held outside the United Nations Development Program office in Rangoon ‘s Tamwe Township . Burma ‘s military regime came under …

27-2-2009

Myanmar curbs cyclone recovery plan ahead of election

Reuters UK

The military, which has ruled the former Burma in various guises since 1962, has promised elections in 2010 as part of its seven-step “roadmap to democracy. …

New Report Slams Junta for Nargis ‘Crimes’

The Irrawaddy News Magazine

By NEIL LAWRENCE In stark contrast to an earlier assessment of the Cyclone Nargis relief effort by Burma’s ruling junta and its international partners, …

Burmese regime blocked international aid to cyclone victims …

guardian.co.uk

Burmese people beg for food in the rain as aid begins to arrive following cyclone Nargis. Photograph: Getty Images International aid for cyclone…

26-2-2009‎

AJWS Announces $5.7 Million in New Grants

PNN – 

In Burma, funds given for Cyclone Nargis relief efforts supported a coordinated relief team that met with affected communities to assess needs, …

From 13-2-2009 to 25-2-2009

“Remarkable gains” in last 60 years, but millions still denied freedom

EMportal – 

… a constitutional referendum characterized by widespread irregularities and intimidation in the immediate aftermath of the devastating Cyclone Nargis. …

Jailed Burmese journalist honoured with ‘Kenji Nagai Award’

Mizzima.com – 

… Cyclone Nargis, was honoured with the first ‘Kenji Nagai Award’ on February 21. At the award giving ceremony held at the Sixth ‘Burma Media Conference, …

Nargis accused to receive legal help

Democratic Voice of Burma

Feb 25, 2009 (DVB)–Six members of the All Burma Federation of Student Unions who were arrested last year after helping victims of cyclone Nargis…

Jailed Burmese journalist awarded

United Press International, Asia – 

… granted to a female journalist who reported about an area of the country that was devastated by Cyclone Nargis last year. The Burma Media Association, …

Burma-Assistance for farmers.

Farming UK – 

Deadly tropical cyclone Nargis hit five divisions and states -Ayeyawaddy, Yangon, Bago, Mon and Kayin on May 2 and 3 last year,of which Ayeyawaddy and …

Burma: “Kenji Nagai Award” or an Encouragement towards journalists …

Asian Tribune – 

… presented in the Burma Media Conference to a female reporter who reported about an area of the country that was devastated by Nargis cyclone… last year.

Burma’s Rice Exports Soar, While Millions Remain Malnourished
The Irrawaddy News Magazine, Thailand –

Speaking early last December, Prime Minister Gen Thein Sein said that Burmese rice exports could reach as high as three million tons in 2009. “Myanmar is to …

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