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World focus on Burma (7 March 2009)

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Plans to contest 2010 election begin to take form

Mizzima.com – 

The Union of Burma National Political Force, comprising 11 political organizations, is organizing the meeting in connection with contesting the 2010 …

Experiences in pre-saffron revolution period (Part 2)

Mizzima.com – 

Finally he urged us to form ‘Young Monks Union’ (Myelat – Middle Burma) systematically before leaving this place. He absolutely believed this monk union …

Burma Releases Lawyers From Prison After Contempt Conviction

SANA – 

Burma’s High Court sentenced them in November for what was described as a lack of respect for the court. The Asian Human Rights Commission welcomed their …

Thai trucks protest, block Thai checkpoints near Myawaddy and Mae Sot

Independent Mon News Agency – 

One group is protesting what they feel to be unfair competition from Burmese transport trucks. The other is complaining about late payments for agricultural …

First Online Free Expression Day launched on Reporters Without …

Malaysia Today

We hope many will come and protest in virtual versions of Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, Cuba’s Revolution Square or on the streets of Rangoon, in Burma. …

Oscilloscope Tunes in “Burma VJ” for the US

Indie Wire – 

… uprising in the islolated Southeast Asian nation of Myanmar (Burma) through the cameras of the independent journalist group, Democratic Voice of Burma. …

Global Day Of Prayer For Burma Sunday March 8, 2009

Auburn Journal

By HopeForBurma “In a country that has been ruled by the military junta since 1962, where its ethnic women are raped with impunity by military soldiers,….

Revised Depth Chart for the Giants

McCovey Chronicles – 

You probably know it as MYANMAR, but it will always be BURMA to me! by NuschlerFace on Mar 6, 2009 2:10 PM PST reply actions 0 recs I don’t think there’s …

Religion Provides Emotional Boost to World’s Poor

Gallup.com

… Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Burma (Myanmar), Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. …

Yandaboo treaty studied, analysed

E-Pao.net – ‎‎

Imphal, March 06 2009: The significance of the Treaty of Yandaboo signed between the Great Britain and Burma (now Myanmar) on February 24, ..

Paul Hubert is only London councillor with a political Facebook page

London Free Press – 

… edging out Prime Minister Stephen Harper but falling just behind comedian turned politician Al Franken and Aung San Suu Kyi, who won the Sakharov Prize …

EDITORIAL: Rep. Wolf blasts intel aide

Washington Times – 

Wolf, who is co-chair of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, also noted Freeman’s flippant characterization of March 2008 protests in Tibet as a “race …

Rep. Wolf Blasts Freeman in Letter to Obama

The Weekly Standard

The company rebuffed public calls to withdraw from Burma in October 2007 after the ruling military junta opened fire on peaceful protestors in a movement …

Another congressman speaks out on Freeman

Jewish Telegraphic Agency

The company rebuffed public calls to withdraw from Burma in October 2007 after the ruling military junta opened fire on peaceful protestors in a movement …

Rights abuse? You wouldn’t read about it

Central Coast Sun Weekly

On Wednesday, this newspaper reported that the Thai army had – on two separate occasions – pushed about 1000 Burmese boat people back into international …

Myanmar frees pro-democracy lawyers after 4 months

eTaiwan News

Human rights groups estimate Myanmar’s military junta is holding more than 2100 political detainees, including Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, …

40 Countries Remain Silent After Invitation To Solve Rohingya Case

Jakarta Globe

Teuku Faizasyah, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said invitations were sent out last week to 40 countries, including Burma and Bangladesh, …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

March 6, 2009 at 10:57 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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