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World focus on Burma (23 June 2009)

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MALAYSIA: Blacklisted For Not Enforcing Trafficking Laws

Inter Press Service – Baradan Kuppusamy – ‎

Malaysia is the one of five Asian nations on the blacklist – the others are Burma, Fiji, North Korea and Papua New Guinea. “Malaysia is a destination and, …

North Korean ship poses challenge for US allies along its route

Christian Science Monitor – Simon Montlake

Bangkok, Thailand – By tracking a North Korean cargo ship that appears to be headed to military-ruled Burma (Myanmar), the Obama administration has shone a …

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Myanmar to host crime-prevention meeting

United Press International – ‎

Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, has been stepping up efforts to combating human trafficking, according to Xinhua. It signed a memorandum of understanding …

MWJA office in-charge commits suicide

Mizzima.com – ‎

The Myanmar Writers and Journalists Association is a group formed under the aegis of the Burmese military junta’s Ministry of information.

Rainbow Nari O Shishu Kallyan Foundation

ScienceBlog.com – Mc Roy Lane – ‎‎

… has estimated that as many as 50 percent of sex workers in Kenya were HIV-positive; 45 percent in Guyana; and 50 percent in Myanmar (Burma). …

Burma to host ASEAN talks on transnational crime

Democratic Voice of Burma – Rosalie Smith

In May last year Burma’s representative Deputy Chief of Myanmar Police Force, General Zaw Win, attended the ASEAN Chiefs of Police joint communiqué held in …

Burmese junta uses n Korean expertise to build secret tunnels

Nation Multimedia – ‎‎

The author said the photographs, which were obtained by the Democratic Voice of Burma, showed an extensive network of underground installations that was …

The power of protest

Inquirer.net – Rina Jimenez-David – ‎

In the end, Burma once more shut down, and to this day no one can say exactly how many died as a result of the crackdown. But even in Burma, one can’t say …

Think Again: Asia’s Rise

Foreign Policy – Minxin Pei – ‎

… system tied down by too much democracy. But Asia also has had many autocracies that have impoverished their countries-consider the tragic list of Burma, …

Taiwan needs TFD to stay independent

eTaiwan News – ‎‎

… authoritarian regimes whose leaders are discomfited by the TFD’s support of democracy and human rights in China, Tibet, Burma and many other nations. …

Fight Rages Over Proper US Tone On Iran

CBS News – Scott Wilson – ‎

We overthru their democracy in ’53, replaced it with a dictator, who killed 30000 people and exhiled close to a million. 2. They finally got their country …

India: Friend, Enemy, or Both?

Fool’s Mountain – Li Hongmei – ‎‎

India has clear proof of the Mauryan empire extending from Afganistan to Burma, but India does not bother about that because, in the modern day setup they …

Liberals look a beaten bunch

The Australian – Dennis Shanahan – ‎‎

Is this good for democracy? Hmmmmm! My concerns are the self righteous attitudes of journalists towards liberal use of moles. How are half these stories on …

Burma sends mortars to Shan State

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Lawi Weng – ‎

Due to heavy pressure on the Burmese government by the international community over the ongoing trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese …

Authoritarians and twitter

Arizona Daily Star – John PalfreyBruce Etling – ‎‎

In Iran as well as in China, Burma and parts of the former Soviet Union, there’s an on-again, off-again process of citizens speaking out and states pushing …

Banks skim money from Burmese farmers

Democratic Voice of Burma – ‎

A member of the Farmer’s Committee of the National League for Democracy (NLD) said that an agricultural bank in Rangoon division’s Htantabin town is …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

June 23, 2009 at 4:57 pm

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