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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (7 April 2009)

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Safe Hospitals Save Lives in Times of Disaster

Voice of America – 

The biggest disaster was Cyclone Nargis in Burma, which left more than 138000 people dead or missing. This was followed by the Sichuan earthquake in …

Shan: Medical Care for Detained Leader Perfunctory

UNPO – 

Medical treatment given to elected Shan party leader, who has been a prisoner of junta-ruled Burma since 2005, has been perfunctory sources claim. …

Obama – Appeaser-in-Chief?

Mizzima.com – 

Even if Washington maintains a US Embassy in the former Burmese capital of Rangoon and low intensity diplomatic relations with Burma has never been cut off, …

An institutional gap for disaster IDPs

ReliefWeb (press release) – 

At the regional level, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), in response to Cyclone Nargis in Burma, became actively involved in diplomatic …

Indians beginning to enjoy crime fiction, says author Etteth

Thaindian.com – 

… Army (INA) boards a Mitsubishi-K1-21 bomber to fly east to Manchuria and crashes into the heart of a jungle in Myanmar with 30 million pounds in gold. …

Scholar Wrote About Jewish Culture

Washington Post – ‎‎

Dr. Cernea was on her second honeymoon in 1987 when she discovered a little-known Jewish community in Myanmar (Burma) and the country’s only synagogue, …

MEDIA-THAILAND: Blogger Gets 10 Years for Insulting Monarchy

Australia.TO – 

The crimes Suwicha had committed included violating the 2007 computer crime law, which came into force when Thailand was under the grip of a junta that …

Otto Reich: Lifting Cuba Travel Ban Unwise

NewsMax.com – 

… says the Obama administration should be demanding that the Castro regime stop engaging in a litany of human rights abuses and allow for new freedoms. …

Obama Puts Global Engagement to the Test

North Star Writers Group – 

… rights abuses from Cuba to Burma to Zimbabwe. Instead, the council focuses almost singularly on Israel, the Middle East’s lone democracy but a nation to …

Good Pitch at Hot Docs selects five social issue projects

Screendaily.com – ‎‎

… Mona Nicoara’s Our School (Roma children in Transylvania); Nic Dunlop’s Burma Soldier (a Burmese soldier who becomes a pro-democracy activist); …

Capturing Burma’s protests on film

BBC News – 

The protests spread from activists to monks and students, and became an uprising – the most significant challenge to Burma’s generals in almost two decades. …

Development: The human trafficking problem —Syed Mohammad Ali

Daily Times – 

Pakistan is also used as a transit country for human trafficking from Bangladesh, Burma, Nepal and Sri Lanka. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan …

Hearing canceled for Burmese man accused of girl’s murder

Salt Lake Tribune – 

The defense had also raised questions about Met’s age, noting that there are no birth records for him in either Burma, now know as Myanmar, or Thailand, …

Pro-Israel activists set to do battle at Durban II

Jewish Telegraphic Agency – 

Moreover, some 40 human-rights groups will sponsor a “Geneva Summit for Human Rights, Tolerance and Democracy” to showcase Burmese, Cuban, …

Years After the End of Suharto’s New Order Era, Democracy is …

Jakarta Globe – 

And Burma’s military dictatorship remains one of the world’s most reviled governments. Contrast them with Indonesia and things look pretty good. …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

April 7, 2009 at 6:31 am

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