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World focus on Burma (30 June 2009)

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NLD urges Ban to meet Aung San Suu Kyi – ‎

“Ban looks forward to returning to Myanmar [Burma] to address the senior leadership directly on a broad range of issues, including longstanding concerns to …

On Washington Second Thoughts on North Korea’s Inscrutable Ship

New York Times – David E. Sanger – ‎‎

For more than two weeks now, White House officials have been receiving frequent updates on a rusting North Korean ship, the Kang Nam 1, …

UN chief urges Myanmar to release Suu Kyi

AFP – ‎

TOKYO (AFP) — UN chief Ban Ki-moon urged Myanmar on Tuesday to free all political prisoners, including detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, …

North Korean Ship Turning Around

CBS News – ‎

Myanmar authorities also told the ambassador last week that they would search the ship if its enters its waters, the US government-funded RFA reported …

YouTube launches DIY guide for citizen journalists

Revolution Magazine – ‎

She cities recent examples in Burma, where citizens uploaded video footage to YouTube during the protests in Myanmar back in 2007 or people in China’s …

Resettlement of Myanmar refugees from Thailand camps hits 50000 mark

Reuters AlertNet – Urara Furukawa – ‎

A member of Myanmar’s ethnic Karenni minority, he fled to the refugee camp – still home to some 18000 refugees – in 1996. “Life in Burma was very difficult …

UN chief to visit Burma

The Age – ‎

The political party of Aung San Suu Kyi has welcomed news that UN chief Ban Ki-moon would visit Burma and said he must meet the democracy leader for the …

Japan arrests three for suspected technology export to Burma – ‎‎

… Ministry for Industry 2, which plays a key role in Burma’s nuclear programme as the Minister is the chairman of the Myanmar Atomic Energy Committee. …

UN chief says Myanmar should free Aung San Suu Kyi

eTaiwan News – Shino Yuasa – ‎

AP UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called Tuesday on Myanmar’s military-run government to free all of its political prisoners,

No Hope for Suu Kyi from Ban’s Trip: NLD Leader

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe – ‎

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to visit Burma on Friday and Saturday, and there’s little hope for the release of

Burma: new restrictions on musicians

Index On Censorship – ‎

The Myanmar Music Association (MMA) has introduced a new regulation for singers and musicians, who go abroad to perform. Maung Thit Min, Secretary of the …

Torture by law

Frontline –

Aung San Suu Kyi addressing a rally in Arakan State in Myanmar in this picture believed to be taken in December 2002. IF there be soft persecution, …

50000th Burmese refugee from Thai border to be resettled in West …

The Nation – ‎

Geneva – The 50000th refugee from Burma to leave the camps along the country’s border with Thailand for resettlement abroad will arrive in the US on Tuesday …

3 execs arrested for attempting to export ‘dual-use’ technology to …

Mainichi Daily News – ‎

YOKOHAMA — Three company presidents have been arrested for attempting to export to Myanmar equipment that can be converted for use in the production of …

Japanese Police Block Suspected Missile Technology Exports for Burma

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Arkar Moe – ‎‎

… police to believe that “North Korea was attempting to promote the transfer of missile technologies, such as its Taepodong system, to MyanmarBurma]. … [

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UN secretary general arrives in Japan for talks

Earthtimes (press release) –

Tokyo – United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Japan Tuesday for talks ahead of a trip to Myanmar. He was expected to discuss Myanmar, …

UN chief starts three-day visit to Japan

Xinhua – ‎

Ban is also planning to travel to Myanmar after his trip to Japan, Japanese Vice Foreign Minister Mitoji Yabunaka said on Monday. Ban plans to meet with Aso …

THE PHILANTHROPIST Episode 2 “Myanmar”

Daemon’s TV – ‎

… Episode 2 “Myanmar” – The Maidstone-Rist Company is outed by a human rights organization as having ties to businesses in Myanmar, also known as Burma, …

Burma presses rebels in bid to eliminate armed opposition

Tehran Times – Simon Montlake

Bangkok, Thailand (Christian Science Monitor) – A four-week military offensive in eastern Burma (Myanmar) has pushed back …

Toothless rights body would hurt ASEAN group – Leila Salaverria – ‎

… over Burma’s (Myanmar’s) renewed crackdown on democracy fighter Aung San Suu Kyi and Thailand’s refusal to accept thousands of Burmese…

refugees fleeing

UN’s Ban to visit Myanmar to urge democratic reform

Ynetnews – ‎

… Ban Ki-moon will visit Myanmar this week to urge its military leaders to press ahead with democratic reforms in the country formerly known as Burma, …

Color Revolutions, Old and New

MWC News – Stephen Lendman – ‎

… before being sent back to organize inside Myanmar.” NED admitted funding opposition media, including the Democratic Voice of Burma radio. …

UN’s Ban To Visit Myanmar This Week

Wall Street Journal – ‎

Ban’s visit to the country formerly known as Burma Friday and Saturday comes as the government continues the internationally condemned trial of democracy …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

July 1, 2009 at 4:39 am

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