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World focus on Burma (25 May 2009)

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Aung San Suu Kyi set to testify in latest trial

CBC.ca – ‎

Human rights groups and the international community have derided the trial as a pretext to keep Suu Kyi imprisoned before 2010’s national elections. …

Suu Kyi to testify in own defense

United Press International – ‎

YANGON, Myanmar, May 25 (UPI) — Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will take the stand in her own defense against charges she violated her house …

NKorea, Myanmar loom large over Asia-Europe meet


AFP – ‎

On the Myanmar issue, a draft statement seen by AFP calls for Aung San Suu Kyi’s release. “In light of the concern about the recent development to Daw Aung …

Burma on top of the agenda in Asem meetings

Nation Multimedia – ‎

… interfering in the internal affairs of Myanmar [Burma] – is strongly rejected,” the junta mouthpiece New Light of Myanmar newspaper said. …

Junta’s violations severe in Northern Burma: CSW

Mizzima.com -‎

Awng Wa, Chairman of the Kachin Development Networking Group (KDNG), which is working inside Burma said, human rights abuses such as rape, torture, …

European Union demands immediate release of Aung San Suu Kyi

RTT News – ‎

(RTTNews) – The European Union urged the Myanmar junta to immediately release the country’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who is under house arrest …

Suu Kyi’s trial will not end simply: Win Tin

Mizzima.com – ‎

Burma’s democracy icon, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been accused of breaching her detention law by accepting an uninvited American man, who allegedly swam across …

European Union Urges Immediate Release of Aung San Suu Kyi

Voice of America – ‎

EU External Relations Commissioner Benita Ferrero-Waldner told journalists in Bangkok she would personally push Burma, also known as Myanmar, on the issue. …

Aung San Suu Kyi to testify

Straits Times – ‎

YANGON – MYANMAR opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi will take the stand at her trial on Tuesday, her lawyers said, after prosecutors raced to wrap up a case …

Suu Kyi To Defend Charges In Trial In Myanmar Tuesday

AHN – ‎

The Nobel laureate is expected to be found guilty on allegations of allowing an American to stay in her home in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. …

GS Battery Hits Performance Target

Autochannel (press release) –

In the latter, we underline the strength of our products in international-standard quality, with four Southeast Asian nations – Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, …Add New Post ‹ Save Burma — WordPress

ASEM to call for Suu Kyi release

Bangkok Post – ‎

Hanoi — Asian and European ministers are to jointly call for the release of Burma opposition democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a draft statement seen by …

Suu Kyi ‘will testify’ at trial

BBC News – ‎‎

Lawyers for Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi say she will testify in court this week. Ms Suu Kyi is on trial in Rangoon for violating the terms …

Is Obama Another Jimmy Carter?

Forbes –

… of the Burmese people and the continued illegal detention of Aung San Suu Kyi by the military regime in Myanmar; and its silence on the Tibetan issue. …

ASEM to call for Suu Kyi release

Bangkok Post – ‎

Hanoi — Asian and European ministers are to jointly call for the release of Burma opposition democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a draft statement seen by …

Thailand in denial over HIV spread

เดอะ เนชั่น –

The present show trial of Aung San Suu Kyi is no laughing matter. Burma… is a country where 40 per cent of the national budget goes to the military,

Replacement market in focus

เดอะ เนชั่น –

SM GS Battery exports to Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Malaysia. “We’ve been hit by the global economic crisis, which has resulted in a drastic drop in …

Burmese people need outside help to achieve freedom

เดอะ เนชั่น – ‎

A long-term solution requires a mature view and, driven by the non-violent and conciliatory approach of Aung San Suu Kyi herself, Burma’s democracy movement …

Commissioner Ferrero-Waldner at ASEM Foreign Ministers meeting in …

7thSpace Interactive (press release) –

Several Troika meetings will take place in the margins of the ASEM ministerial, among them an EU-Burma/Myanmar Troika. Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) is the …

Opposition refutes junta’s allegation of planting bomb

Mizzima.com – ‎

“They need to release Daw Aung San Suu Kyi as soon as possible to overcome the political, economic and social crises that Burma faces. …

Glamour puss has some bite

Melbourne Herald Sun –

She also wrote an open letter to the Burmese junta condemning the imprisonment of pro-democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi. This was in the same week the …

EU criticises Myanmar on Suu Kyi trial

Radio Netherlands – ‎

Usually the association is mild in its judgement of the military junta of Myanmar (formerly Burma). In addition to Ms Suu Kyi’s trial, the economic crisis …

Leaders change; government does not

Hattiesburg American – ‎

Burma, now called Myanmar, is an even more extreme example of brutality. In such places torture is routine, “disappearing” of political opponents is common …

Asia has abdicated responsibility over Burma, says Anwar Ibrahim

Telegraph.co.uk – ‎‎

… tough questions about Malaysian politics with wit and guile, he seemed particularly exorcised about Burma and the junta’s treatment of Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Myanmar to allow reporters back into Suu Kyi trial: official

Indian Express – ‎‎

Myanmar’s military regime will allow some journalists to cover the trial of Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday, an official said, in what would be the second time …

North Korea, Burma overshadow ministers’ meeting in Asia

Deutsche Welle – ‎

The trial of Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, and North Korea’s nuclear test crowded other issues off the agenda. …

Burmese Activists Launch Suu Kyi Protest on Border

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎

We have all worked really hard over the last 20 years to build an environment which we can work in,” said the manager of a major human rights organization, …

Burma issue to be discussed at Asia-Europe meeting : Thai PM

Nation Multimedia – ‎

By The Nation, Thai News Agency The issue of Burma will be discussed at a meeting of foreign ministers from Asia and Europe in the Vietnamese capital of …

CSW uncovers more evidence of human rights abuses in Burma

ChristianToday -‎

Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW) recently returned from a three-week visit to South-East Asia with fresh evidence of human rights violations in Burma. …

Asia, EU Talks Focus on N Korea Nuclear Test, Burma

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎

By BEN STOCKING / AP WRITER HANOI — North Korea’s announcement of a second nuclear test and Burma’s trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi seized …

Burma main subject at Europe-Asia meeting

ScandAsia.com –

But the meeting takes place against the background of the ongoing trial of opposition democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi in military-ruled Burma, …

Authority imposes restrictions on monks travelling in Arakan

Narinjara News –

“The authority imposed restrictions against us recently and I think it is related to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s arrest and subsequent trail. …

Select Committee Report on ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand FTA

Linex Legal – ‎

effect of the Agreement on manufacturing in Asia (with reference to a report by Jane Kelsey); and (d) the Agreement’s application to Burma/Myanmar. …

Time to grasp reconciliation talk

Mizzima.com – ‎

The bygone souls of civil war conflicts, victims of human rights abuses and Cyclone Nargis are waiting for us to grasp this opportunity to rebuild a …

Asian soc-dems pitch 7-point agenda on economic crisis

Newsbreak –

Suu Kyi is the leader of Burma’s National League of Democracy and honorary president of the Socialist International. She maintained her innocence in front …

Asian soc-dems pitch 7-point agenda on economic crisis

Newsbreak – ‎‎

“The Network of Social Democracy in Asia strongly urges Burma’sAung San Suu Kyi as well as all political prisoners … authorities to immediately release Daw

Asian, European ministers meet in Hanoi

eTaiwan News – ‎

By BEN STOCKING AP AP AP North Korea’s announcement of a second nuclear test and Myanmar’s trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi seized the …

Myanmar’s Junta Rejects Regional Condemnation of Suu Kyi Trial

Vatican Radio – ‎

(25 May 09 – RV) Myanmar’s military junta has “strongly rejected” regional condemnation of the trial of democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, as talks open …

Suu Kyi off Summit agenda

Phnom Penh Post – ‎

Sam Rainsy Party and the Human Rights Party parliamentarians said Sunday they will sign a joint statement urging the summit’s bloc leaders to hold talks …

Time to grasp reconciliation talk

Mizzima.com – ‎

The bygone souls of civil war conflicts, victims of human rights abuses and Cyclone Nargis are waiting for us to grasp this opportunity to rebuild a …

Isolated Myanmar lashes out over Suu Kyi trial

Citizen –

Nepalese human rights activists stage a protest outside The MyanmarMyanmar’s military regime has “strongly rejected” a statement by … Embassy in Kathmandu.

EU urges Myanmar to release Suu Kyi

Aljazeera.net – ‎

Rama Yade, the French human rights minister, said on Sunday that Asian powers had the persuasive powers to get Aung San Suu Kyi freed. …

Myanmar blames dissidents for bomb found in capital

Reuters South Africa – ‎

It accused the All Burma Students Democratic Front (ABSDF), a group formed after the bloody suppression of student-led protests in 1988, …

Wa army flexes its muscles

Shan Herald Agency for News – ‎

Pau Yu Chang has absolute power over the lives of 400000 to 550000 people who live in Wa state, officially called Special Region 2 of Burma’s…

Shan State.

World Briefs

la estrella – ‎

… that allows the former Burma as a member. “It is tantamount to interfering in Myanmar’s internal affairs,” said a statement read out on state-owned MRTV.

Thais rip off Thais

Bangkok Post – ‎

… community attacks human rights abuses in a half-baked democracy such as Thailand more than they condemn abuses in a dictatorship such as Burma. …

China’s Modern Authoritarianism

Wall Street Journal – ‎

China has extended its hand of friendship to many different types of nations, from harsh regimes — including those of Sudan, Burma, Uzbekistan, …

DPP Taiwan to propose Tiananmen motion

eTaiwan News – ‎‎

The DPP also plans to demand Taiwanese support for Burmese democracyMyanmar activist Aung San Suu Kyi in her latest trial by the military government in . …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

May 25, 2009 at 6:59 pm

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