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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (17 June 2009)

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The Myth of the Democratizing Middle Class

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎‎

… cultural heritage, the students in particular have frequently opposed military power and been among the strongest supporters of Aung San Suu Kyi. …

It’s not too late to rescue Burma from further tragedy – ‎

Last year, he rammed through a rigged referendum on a new constitution, while denying humanitarian aid to the victims of Cyclone Nargis. …

Red Cross stresses need to plan for natural disasters

Irish Times -‎

Some 138336 people were killed or presumed dead after Cyclone Nargis in Burma, and a further 87476 died following an earthquake in the Sichuan province in …

Indian scientists bridge audio divide

Asia Times Online – ‎

In the Chatta Sanghayana or Sixth Council in Burma, 2500 learned monks from Myanmar, Cambodia, India, Laos, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam recited …


Strategy Page – ‎

This has been observed in Iran, Syria and Myanmar (Burma). The North Koreans are very good at building things underground, and will help you, for a price, …

June 17 in History

Viet Nam News -‎

The Burmese constituent assembly resolves to form an independent Republic of Burma (now Myanmar). The first kidney transplant is performed by Dr Richard H …

Rural Burmese flee to Thailand

The Times –

Across the border in Myanmar, also called Burma, many villagers are bracing themselves for more fighting and shelling. The next few days are likely to see …

Border Situation Update 16 Jun 2009

ReliefWeb (press release) – ‎‎

TBBC is still receiving reports of shelling and fighting between the Democratic Karen Buddhist Army – affiliated with the Burmese army (DKBA ) and Karen …

State media slams Thai interference

Myanmar Times – ‎

By Thomas Kean MYANMAR’S state media has accused Thailand of damaging relations between the two countries by harbouring Karen National Union (KNU) …

Sharing the farmland with displaced people

Indianapolis Star – ‎

That’s the situation many local refugees find themselves in, particularly the Karen people of Burma, also known as Myanmar. Indiana is home to a growing …

Over 700000 stateless persons in Burma

Democratic Voice of Burma – ‎‎

June 17, 2009 (DVB)–Burma has the world’s third largest population of stateless persons according to the UN refugee agency, while at the same time Burmese …

UN’s Ban urged to help free Myanmar prisoners


“The release of all political prisoners is the first and most important step toward freedom and democracy in Burma,” the petition says. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

June 17, 2009 at 9:13 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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