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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (11 April 2009)

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Burma General Urges Smooth 2010 Elections

Voice of America – ‎‎

The New Light of Myanmar newspaper quoted General Maung Aye as telling a graduating class of new officers Friday that it was their job to ensure the …

N. Korean Defectors Staggered By South

Washington Post – 

They filter into South Korea at the rate of about 35 a week, usually after months or years in China and an arduous detour through Vietnam, Burma or Thailand …

Bosses prey on Burmese migrants

GlobalPost – 

Now it’s intensified,” said Anna Malindog, an activist with the People’s Partner for Development and Democracy in Mae Sot, Thailand. …

Myanmar leader urges smooth 2010 elections

Hindu – 

He made the remarks on Friday at a military graduation ceremony in northeastern Myanmar. Maung Aye was reiterating warnings by junta leader Senior Gen. …

Myanmar junta presses military for support

AFP – 

Myanmar has been ruled by the military since 1962 and is under tough sanctions by the US and European countries because of its human rights records and

Protests force ASEAN summit postponement

LIVENEWS.com.au – 

Police separately said that Burma’s Prime Minister Thein Sein had been airlifted by chopper to the Vietnam War-era U-Tapao military airfield near Pattaya. …

Laina Farhat-Holzman: Can There Be Peace In Our Time?

Santa Cruz Sentinel – 

Today, as Bangladesh goes under rising waters, people are moving into underpopulated Burma, which will eventually ripen into warfare. Nationalism. …

Tips for globalization proponents

Shan Herald Agency for News

(AFP) Communique issued by Australian and US Ministerial Consultations says both countries will work together for “a free and democratic Burma that respects

Vast rubber plantation causing human rights abuse

Shan Herald Agency for News – 

In Burma’s Eastern Shan State, local people have so far endured unprecedented air pollution, land confiscation, forced labor and forced relocation for …

Junta sanctions gambling operations to raise fund

Shan Herald Agency for News – 

In addition, in accordance with the order from Nay Pyi Daw, every department has to raise fund themselves, said a Burma watcher. …

Refugee family reunited in Savannah

Savannah Morning News

Neng is among hundreds of thousands of ethnic minorities who have fled the Southeast Asian country of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. …

Red shirts to Asean : “We’ll be back”

AsiaOne

Leaders from Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Laos, Burma, Brunei, the Philippines, China and Japan arrived in Pattaya yesterday for the …

A Peruvian precedent

Boston Globe – 

So Fujimori’s conviction marks a new stage in a world-wide movement to hold political leaders accountable for human rights violations. …

Summit agenda urgent

Bangkok Post – 

Commenting on the issue of Rohingya refugees from Burma, Dr Wirajuda dismissed claims that the region was pressured by the Burmese military junta to avoid …

Has South Africa lost its soft power?

Foreign Policy – 

… for example, deferring controversial cases — such as the UN Security Council debates about Zimbabwe and Burma — to other bodies within the UN system. …

Air travellers not alarmed by protesters

Bangkok Post – 

In addition, there is less concern that the “red shirt” Thaksin supporters will lay siege to Bangkok’s two airports as the People’s Alliance for Democracy …

If You Think Dubai Is Bad, Just Look at Your Own Country

Huffington Post – 

… as young as 16 into its Army and ships them off battlegrounds in Iraq and Afghanistan, putting it in the same league as African dictatorships and Burma. …

The Challenges of Being a Member of Parliament

Modern Ghana – 

While there have been others like Nana Akuffo Addo, who made the famous attempt to stop JJ Rawlings (the dictator turned democratic) from going to the Burma …

Global Therapist

Newsweek – 

It is far too early, and it would be highly disingenuous, to exalt North Korea’s Dear Leader or to try and break through to Burma’s junta with soothing …

NATO lives, but what is it for anymore?

United Press International (subscription) – 

But remote, secluded, autocratic Burma, known today as Myanmar? A country where Britain has not had any clout or influence of any kind in more than 60 years …

Diversity celebration of Battle Creek’s Asian community members

Battle Creek Enquirer

David Laisum, pastor at First Baptist Church, will share his story about his country of Burma (Myanmar), when he came to Battle Creek, and about his …

NLD to hold nation-wide party meeting

Mizzima.com – 

by Myint Maung New Delhi (Mizzima) – Burma’s chief opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), has called for a nation-wide party meeting, …

The Top Ten Reasons for Energy Independence

OpEdNews – 

China does not seem to care where their oil comes from, encouraging rogue states like Sudan, Iran, Burma and Venezuela, where human rights barely exist. …

China People’s Liberation Army’s ambitions an enigma to the West

The Australian – 

Thus it is obtaining, via its close ally Burma, access to ports on the Indian Ocean. It is rapidly upgrading its blue-water naval fleet, whose capacity it …

Motivations and Methods of India’s United Liberation Front of Asom …

Jamestown Foundation – 

India’s traditional support for democracy in Burma and its vanguard, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, was put on the back burner in favor of creating trade relations …

Remarks At National Bureau of Asian Research Conference Engaging …

US Department of State – 

That includes working together with ASEAN on difficult issues like Burma. Viewing relations with an authoritarian regime like Burma’s as a zero-sum game is …

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