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What the world say about the Burmese Cyclone Nargis victims after one year

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Myanmar’s Cyclone Nargis survivors still need help

The Associated Press – 

THA GYAR HIN OH, Myanmar (AP) — The monsoons are due any day now, and for the hundreds of villagers with fresh memories of last year’s deadly Cyclone Nargis …

Revisiting the Irrawaddy delta – 

By Kathleen mccaul Cyclone Nargis devastated Myanmar’s southern Irrawaddy delta in May 2008, leaving at least 138000 people dead and destroying homes and …

Myanmar’s Cyclone Nargis survivors still need help

The Associated Press – 

Yet the junta punished civilians, especially pro-democracy activists, who rushed to provide aid without the military’s permission. At least 21 people remain …

Burma Still Suffers One Year After Cyclone Nargis

Vatican Radio – 

(2 May 09 – RV) One year ago today Cyclone Nargis slammed into Burma’s Irrawaddy Delta killing nearly 140 thousand people and severely affecting another 2.4

Still hungry and homeless, a year on

The National

Myanmar children look on as officials gather relief supplies for the village of Twantay, Myanmar. Khin Maung Win / AP BANGKOK // Millions of people who lost …

Hope flies in to cyclone-hit Myanmar


Birds – and hope – are slowly returning to southwestern Myanmar, one year after it was devastated by Cyclone Nargis, Caroline Morel from Swissaid tells …

Global support for cyclone victims not sufficient: UN – 

by Mungpi New Delhi (Mizzima) – A year after Cyclone Nargis hit Burma’s Irrawaddy Delta, the United Nations claims thousands of victims are still in need of

Myanmar Remembers Anniversary of Deadly Cyclone Nargis

Reuters AlertNet – 

It’s been a year since Cyclone Nargis tore through Myanmar, devastating the country’s southern coastal regions. One of the worst cyclones in history, …

One Year Later, Nargis Victims Still Need Help

Voice of America – 

Human Rights Watch and a Thailand-based group, the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, called on neighboring countries to press Burma to release …

Will Nargis make it easier for aid groups to work in Myanmar?

Reuters AlertNet – 

Last year aid workers in Myanmar hoped they were about to turn a corner in their relationship with the repressive junta after Cyclone Nargis smashed into …

Disease threatens survivors of Burma cyclone

Ottawa Citizen – 

… said Myanmar had sufficient stocks of rice despite damage to grain stored in the delta, known as the “rice bowl of Asia” 50 years ago when Burma was the …

Burma starts mass evictions from cyclone camps

Ottawa Citizen – 

By Aung Hla Tun, reutersjune 4, 2008 KYAUKTAN — Burma’s junta started evicting destitute families from government-run cyclone relief centres on Friday, …

Burma pledged to speed up relief

Ottawa Citizen – 

Rangoon — International aid groups said yesterday they were planning to test Burma’s commitment to open up to foreign aid workers, after the junta pledged …

A year later, Myanmar remembers Cyclone Nargis

The Associated Press – 

THA GYAR HIN OH, Myanmar (AP) — A year after Cyclone Nargis swept away entire villages, turned fertile rice paddies into wasteland and killed nearly 140000, …

Many Myanmar cyclone victims still suffering

Radio Netherlands

One year after the onslaught of Cyclone Nargis, hundreds of thousands of people in Myanmar still have no home or enough food to eat. …

One year on, Myanmar still suffers cyclone hardship

AFP – 

The US State Department said in a statement it hoped aid would continue to be allowed to flow into Myanmar. “We express our firm hope that the Burmese …

One year after Cyclone Nargis, grassroots organizations are …

ReliefWeb (press release) – ‎‎

*The name Myanmar was given to the country by the SPDC in 1989. However, pro-democracy activists still use the former name, Burma, to vocalize their …

Winds of change as cyclone blows open Burma’s iron curtain

Brisbane Times – 

“Look, the human rights record is shaky, yes, and it’s politically nice to beat up Burma, but the military at times has actually been quite helpful to us. …

One year after Myanmar cyclone, international support still …

UN News Centre – ‎1

As Resident Coordinator for the UN system, he said he is also involved in the Organization’s efforts to improve the human rights situation in the country, …

Half million May Day protesters on the streets in Berlin

Free Speech Radio News – 

Tomorrow is the one-year anniversary of Cyclone Nargis – the storm with 150 mile/hour winds that devastated parts of Myanmar, or Burma. ..

Cyclone Nargis survivors face new battles under General Than Shwe

Times Online – 

It is a year today since Cyclone Nargis struck southern Burma, passing straight through Bantoung Khaung. Looking at the village today, it is hard to reca

One Year After Myanmar Cyclone, 21 People Remain Imprisoned for …

PR Newswire (press release) – 

In the aftermath of the cyclone, Burmese people from all walks of life have been working together to distribute aid from private donors in order to rebuild …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

May 2, 2009 at 6:14 pm

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  1. […] Please read News items about Burma’s Cyclone Nargis  victims the first anniversary, here. […]

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