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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (8 April 2009)

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RICS Regulation launches in Hong Kong

雅虎香港 – 

It also has members working across the region such as Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos PDR, Macao, Mongolia, …

CORRECTING and REPLACING Amazon Defense Coalition: SEC Rejects …

Earthtimes (press release) – 

The resolution calls on Chevron’s management — under fire in Ecuador, Burma, and Nigeria for being linked to human rights problems — to assess whether the …

Ban on tea may not be effective

Mizzima.com – 

Moreover, given there is no media freedom in Burma, the domestic media has perforce to print whatever the junta says in its publications without asking …

SSA deplores clashes between DKBA, KNU

Shan Herald Agency for News – 

The main key to change Burma into a genuine Union is based on the unity of all groups. Without this unity, nobody can help them, he said. The junta and the …

KNU accepts junta’s offer for peace parleys

Mizzima.com – 

According to Burma’s state media ‘The New Light of Myanmar’ on April 4, Nay Soe Mya, son of the late KNU leader Gen Saw Bo Mya, led 71 Karen rebels and …

Reflecting on the wisdom of Ludu Sein Win

Mizzima.com – 

… a long-standing position of Burma’s democratic opposition and activists, Ludu Sein Win also recognizes the imminent need for reform within the ranks of …

Havel’s human rights text was to be read at Prague summit – press

Czech Happenings – 

The declaration was written by Havel, a recognised symbol of the struggle for democracy and human rights in the world, on the order of the Czech EU …

Burma bus accident claims 20 lives

Independent Online – 

Yangon – Twenty pilgrims died and 25 others were seriously injured when their bus plunged almost a kilometre into a ravine in north-western Burma. …

Father of three gets 10-year prison term for emailing material …

Southeast Asian Press Alliance – ‎‎

SEAPA also has partners in Malaysia, Cambodia, East Timor, and exiled Burmese media, and undertakes projects and programs for press freedom throughout the

Myanmar bus accident kills 20 pilgrims

Reuters – 

Road accidents are common in the impoverished former Burma because of poor roads and defective vehicles. The military government has not allowed ordinary …

Religious liberty violators finally named

Florida Baptist Witness – 

In Rice’s January action, she redesignated Burma, China, Eritrea, Iran, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, Sudan and Uzbekistan as cpcs. In addition, Saudi Arabia …

Bangkok Post : Red shirts need restraint and the way forward

Bangkok Post – 

And we do not want to turn the clock so far back as to end up in comparison to Burma ‘s military dictatorship. Somewhere out there among other country …

Police identify drowned toddler

Salt Lake Tribune – ‎‎

Dawt and Aaron’s father, Tommy Phuntling, moved to the United States about 5 years ago from Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. They work as sushi chefs. …

As global Internet use swells, piracy concerns also mount

Worldfocus – 

Also, we found that government censors in highly controlled countries (eg, Burma, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan) hadn’t been turned onto Twitter yet, …

Trust to seek return of remains of king

Hindu – 

The rebellion was eventually put down with great brutality and Bahadur Shah Zafar was sent to Rangoon, Burma (Yangon in present-day Myanmar), where he died …

Corinne a Wimmera wonder

Weekly Times Now

Recently, she also travelled to Myanmar, previously known as Burma, with her local Lutheran church, which is helping two congregations in separate parts of …

Open Letter to the Burmese Government

เดอะ เนชั่น – 

Making such accusations against Aung San Suu Kyi, the NLD, activists and Western nations will not get the sanctions lifted. 6. These countries have put in …

CFI teams up with Big Ticket Festival

Christian Freedom International – 

During the concert, CFI was able to share stories of persecuted men, women, and children from countries like Burma, Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and China. …

Burmese refugees struggle ahead

Pacific Daily News – 

The reporter asked him if he and his family would return to Burma if the junta was overthrown. As I wrote last week about the Burmese asylum seekers on Guam …

Burmese oppositions aligned to form a ‘United Front’

Mizzima.com – 

The goal of the meeting was to explore and adopt a common programme for the Burmese democracy movement. The meeting decided to form a 14-member working …

Cuban leader welcomes US Congress members

Malaysia Sun – 

… then the (R) 2013 elected DAN QUAYLE administration in White House will appoint Burmese Aung San Suu Kyi as a Governor to administer Guantanamo Bay, …

The Good Pitch Spotlights Human-Rights Docs

World Screen News – 

The five selected projects are Burma Soldier, Our School, Resilient, The Promise of Freedom and Untitled Immigration Project. …

God Looked East The disappearance of Christianity in its homeland

Virtue Online – 

The Church of the East may even have reached to Burma , Vietnam , Indonesia , Japan , the Philippines , and Korea . The Asian church was also more …

Norway fund trims its sails

Global Investor (subscription) – 

… and one for breaches of human rights. Last October, its ethical guidelines were amended to block the sale of military equipment and materials to Burma, …

Chin suffers from inadequate access to protection in India

Newstrack India – 

In a new report released today, the Chin Human Rights Organization finds that Chin people seeking protection as refugees face prolonged wait-periods in …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

April 8, 2009 at 3:31 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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