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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (21 June 2009)

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‘Free Suu Kyi’ picks up steam in Seoul

Korea Herald – ‎

Many people around the world are thinking of you and hoping for your release and for the democratization for Burma (Myanmar). I hope you’ll celebrate your …

In Burma politics rather than law will decide the trial of Daw …

JURIST – ‎

The case now running against Burma’s democracy icon, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, is of the same type. United Nations experts and the Asian Human Rights Commission …

More details on North Korean ship suspected of carrying weapons

ChattahBox – ‎

Human rights in Myanmar also known as Burma are a long-standing concern for the international community and there is general consensus that the military …

In Burma politics rather than law will decide the trial of Daw …

JURIST – ‎

The case now running against Burma’s democracy icon, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, is of the same type. United Nations experts and the Asian Human Rights Commission …

North Korea accuses US of plotting nuclear war

CBC.ca – ‎

… reported that the US suspected the 1800-tonne-class ship was carrying missiles and other related weapons toward Burma, also known as Myanmar — which has …

Surprise check on monks’ office in Bangladesh

Mizzima.com – Nyein Chan – ‎

It is working for the restoration of democracy in Burma through non-violent means. “Our organization stages protest demonstrations frequently on the Burma …

Burmese jailed for Suu Kyi prayer

BBC News – ‎

A court in Burma has sentenced two supporters of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to 18 months in prison after they prayed for her release. …

Naval destroyer following N. Korean ship

United Press International – ‎

US authorities suspect the Kang Nam is carrying missile parts to Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, which has been suspected of buying weapons from North …

Thinking outside the box

Mizzima.com – Bo Kyaw Nyein – ‎

By silencing the voice of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the beloved national leader and democratic icon, the ruling Burmese military junta has been able to squash …

Burma jails Suu Kyi supporters

Bangkok Post – ‎

Myanmar has jailed two supporters of the opposition leader for one and a half years for insulting religion after they prayed at a pagoda for her release, …

From the North to the South

Asian Tribune – ‎

The President’s latest trip to Burma demonstrates that this habit of expensive foreign junkets with gargantuan entourages will continue. …

On the Protests in Iran Technology rages against the machine

San Francisco Chronicle –

Now after a string of uprisings – Ukraine, Georgia, Burma and even tiny Moldova in recent years- the tools have changed from plain-vanilla Internet Web …

The case against Myanmar sanctions

Globe and Mail – Arno Kopecky – ‎

Instead, the democracy advocate – who was elected president of MyanmarBurma) in a landslide 1990 vote, but never permitted to take office by the … (formerly

DJ Taylor: This year’s busby babes

Independent – Dj Taylor

Naturally, we all of us want liberty for the ground-down Chinese peasant tyrannised over by wicked Wen Jiabao and his goons and the Burmese…

protesters

World Briefs: Somalis flee capital

The Times –

Burma’s detained opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, turned 64 on Friday. Activists across the world marked her birthday with vigils, protests and demands …

People Power in Iran can carry the day

Times Online –

Burma is also well aware of how to stifle dissent. Censorship remains a powerful tool for authoritarian regimes, as does the threat of sanctions against …

Profile: Sir John Sawers: Mr Suave takes on the terrorists

Times Online – ‎

At the UN, Sawers has played a central role in key resolutions on North Korea, the Middle East and Iran, while urging action on Sri Lanka and Burma. …

Advocates urge support for Myanmar

United Press International –

… Myanmar reached an agreement in 2007 paving the way for a nuclear research center and reactor in the southeastern Asian country formerly known as Burma.

Why the twitter-bugs can’t change Iran’s regime

Times of India – Swapan Dasgupta

Confronted by the halo surrounding Aung San Suu-Kyi and the Dalai Lama, the junta in Yangon and the Politburo in Beijing look like incarnations of Darth …

Ethnic Karen flee Myanmar

United Press International, Asia – ‎

The exodus of Karen villagers escalated June 6 when government troops in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, began a major offensive against Karen rebels, …

Europe agrees on financial regulation Framework

Pakistan Times – ‎

The Council agreed to reappoint Jose Manual Barroso as President of the European Commission and agreed further sanctions against Burma in a bid to persuade …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

June 21, 2009 at 5:16 pm

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