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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (11 March 2009)

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Spy sees kin of kidnap victim

중앙데일리 – 

After taking off from a refueling stop in Abu Dhabi the plane exploded in midair over the Andaman Sea near Burma – Myanmar today.

Ex-NKorean spy meets relatives of Japan abductee

The Associated Press – 

The plane exploded the next day over the Andaman Sea near Burma, now Myanmar, according to a South Korean investigation. Kim and her accomplice were …

Lloyd’s Managing Agent cancels Burma Insurance

Mizzima.com – 

… insurance and reinsurance group has cancelled their business involvement in Burma after the boycott campaign of activists based in United Kingdom. …

Why you shouldn’t care about Tibet

Examiner.com – ‎‎

There’s also another eighty million or so suffering far worse fates in Burma…

and North Korea, broken military regimes supported by the CPC.

Rohingya issue to top Thai-Burmese Foreign ministers’ meet

Mizzima.com – 

by Salai Pi Pi New Delhi (Mizzima) – Thailand’s Foreign Minister Kasit Piromya will discuss the issue of Rohingya boatpeople during his visit to Burma that …

Kokang Celebrate Liberation from Burmese Communists

The Irrawaddy News Magazine

By WAI MOE The Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA), a Kokang cease-fire group, started celebrations of its 20th anniversary of liberation from …

Burmese jade business eyes an upswing

Mizzima.com – 

… Myanmar Dagaung and Share Family, each owned by Chinese interests and controlling large swaths of jade mining. Burma’s military government widely …

The D’s that could Determine a Viable Burma Policy

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – 

His answer should satisfy many Burmese democracy and campaign groups inside and outside Burma, who are united in their desire to see the US maintain a tough …

Christian groups angry that ban on abortion aid has been reversed

ABC Online – 

JANE SINGLETON: I was up on the border of Myanmar, of Burma at the end of last year. There was a case there when a woman who already had four children and …

Freedom House names Kyrgyzstan partly free

24 – 

According to the report in 2008, Burma, Equatorial Guinea, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Sudan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan again ranked as the worst human …

Seven UGs including a woman held

E-Pao.net – 

Police came to know that he joined the outfit in December 2007 through one Bokko and obtained basic military traninig in Burma Kabo. …

Passion for human rights shows

TheChronicleHerald.ca

“I joined the Rights and Democracy chapter here. Last November, we did Panties for Peace to support women in Burma, where the present regime’s leaders have …

Than Shwe offers golden lotus to Uppatasanti

Mizzima.com – 

The state media ‘New Light of Myanmar’ on Tuesday said that Than Shwe and his family offered golden lotus robes to Uppatasanti Pagoda, built as a replica of …

Continuity and change: America’s Asia policy

Jakarta Post – 

She also acknowledged that imposing sanctions on Burma (aka Myanmar) “has not influenced the junta,” suggesting that some (unspecified) change in policy …

Son of KNU leader joins pro-junta splinter group

Democratic Voice of Burma

Nay Soe Mya met with Htein Maung in Rangoon on 15 February, when UN human rights envoy Tomas Ojeas Quintana was there. When news of this visit reached the …

Economic crisis causes thousands of Burmese migrants to lose jobs

Democratic Voice of Burma – 

… to Burma and will stay on by any means possible, an official in charge of workers from National League for Democracy – Liberated Areas (Malaysia branch) …

Sudan, North Korea among least free states: report

MSNBC – 

In its annual report on political and individual liberties, Washington-based Freedom House also put Myanmar, Equatorial Guinea, Libya, Somalia, …

Ex-NKorean spy meets relatives of Japan abductee

The Associated Press – ‎‎

The next day, the Boeing 707 plane exploded over the Andaman Sea near Burma, now Myanmar, according to a South Korean investigation. …

Bangkok Post : Burma’s Rohingyas in flight and the solutions to …

Bangkok Post – 

And the plight of the Rohingya people is closely intertwined with the challenge of human rights and democracy in Burma as a whole. .

UN’s Ban Meets With Obama, No Pesky UN Press, Myanmar Convergence …

Inner City Press – 

Ban paid tribute to Burma’s General Than Shwe, he said. And now US gas and oil companies have lobbied the Administration to change course on Myanmar, …

Back from the Edge of India by Tony Perrottet

Tips from the T-List – 

… that are manned by Karan tribesmen (Burmese who were brought over to the archipelago by the British about a century ago, when it was settled as a prison …

Refugee, immigrant nonprofit services open in Frederick city

Business Gazette – 

Phun Thang of Frederick said he has been helping newly arrived refugees from Myanmar (formerly Burma) settle in Frederick for the past four years. …

Daughter Burmese Dissident Fears Father Will Die

BosNewsLife

… group Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), which is investigating the situation in Burma, also known as Myanmar. in 2005 to avoid arrest at home. …

China’s West Bank

Foreign Policy

On one side is a smile campaign celebrating Tibet’s democratic and economic reforms and its freedom from a repressive theocracy — a move, …

8 militants held

KanglaOnline

He disclosed that he got basic military training in Burma.The Imphal west commandos also arrested a PREPAK activist from Kangchup Chingkhong today at around …

UN in Burma to Discuss Rohingya

自由亚洲电视 – 

Human rights groups say the Rohingya have been harassed since the juntaBurma nor Bangladesh recognizes them as citizens. … seized power in 1962. Neither

ABW expands projects into Myanmar

The Lacombe Globe – 

… and his wife, Deryl, a registered nurse, from Medical Mercy Canada (MMC), to help Burmese refugees in Zokhawthar, a village bordering Myanmar and India. …

How far will the govt really go to protect migrant workers?

Nation Multimedia – 

… the upcoming campaign to obtain 888888 signatures for the release of all political prisoners in Burma, including opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Boat people cast adrift, admits PM

Sun Weekly – 

Their darker skin was evidence, he said, that they were not Burmese; it was not “fair and soft” like a “Myanmar gentleman”, he said. …

Naga Consultative Meet with Overseas Nagas

MorungExpress – 

The Naga people recognize the sufferings of our fellow eastern Nagas in Burma/Myanmar, and will work toward their recognition with a definite territory for …


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