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World focus on Burma (2 July 2009)

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UN secretary-general to meet Myanmar opposition leaders

Earthtimes (press release) – ‎

Yangon – Senior opposition leaders and political party representatives were escorted to Myanmar’s military capital in Naypyitaw on Thursday in preparation …

Fossils Might Change Human Origin Theories

RedOrbit – ‎‎

Image Caption: A new fossil primate from Myanmar (previously known as Burma) suggests that the common ancestor of humans, monkeys and apes evolved from …

Is Out of Africa Out of Asia? New Discovery Says ‘Yes’ – Christopher Szabo – ‎

… Natural History was one of the finders in 2005 of the 38-million-year-old jawbone pieces and teeth bear Bagan in central Myanmar, also known as Burma. …

China’s rouge regimes play up

Asia Times Online – Brian McCartan – ‎

After withdrawing support for the Burmese Communist Party in the late 1980s, China has in varying degrees propped up Myanmar’s military regime. …

UK embassy to display giant Suu Kyi image

Jakarta Post –

The British embassy in Jakarta will display a giant image of jailed Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to call for her release and that of other

North Korea exporting weapons overland to Burma

Democratic Voice of Burma – Francis Wade

July 2, 2009 (DVB)–North Korea is suspected to have illegally exported weapons to Burma via overland routes through China to avoid naval detection or …

Ship under US scrutiny changes its course

The Mercury (subscription) – ‎

Burma Myanmar’s authorities have informed the North Korean ambassador that their country will not allow the Kang Nam to dock if it is carrying weapons or …

Falun Gong helps crack Iran’s web filter

ABC Online – Desmond Ang – ‎

He says the software draws most visitors from closed societies such as China, Iran, Syria and Burma. “People want to know what’s going on, because people …

Iron ore mine could destroy 7000 in Shan state of Myanmar

SteelGuru – ‎

Burma Newscasts reported that Russian and Italian engineering companies are reported to be involved in the development of a huge iron ore mine in Burma’s …

One more child ruined by war

Globe and Mail – Karen Connelly – ‎

In September, 2007, the military dictatorship that rules the country, formerly known as Burma, killed hundreds of Buddhist monks and other peacefully …

MediaWATCH: Thai Elephant Stomps Three

Phuketwan – ‎

He says the pieces of 38 million-year-old jawbones and teeth found in central Myanmar in 2005 show typical characteristics of primates. …

Bills look to make refugee status more elusive

The Japan Times – Minoru Matsutani

… said Myo Min Htut Michael Collins of the People’s Forum on Burma, a nonprofit organization that supports refugee applicants from Myanmar. …

Don’t bait the Russian bear

The Japan Times – Brahma Chellaney – ‎

That the choice made was wise can be seen from the baneful impact of the opposite decision taken on Burma after 1988 — to pursue a punitive approach relying …

Moustached Brothers still making their mark in Mandalay

Irish Times – Mark Godfrey – ‎

Locked up for seven years for parodying the country’s military government during a private show for jailed Burmese democrat Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Luxury escorted tour to Burma

e-Travel Blackboard (press release) –

The colourful tropical country of Burma, now also called Myanmar, offers personal service in deluxe accommodation and is not yet overrun by crowds of …

Don’t stop till U2 get enough

The Sun –

… a call to arms from the human rights campaigner and during Walk On he called for action over imprisoned Burmese democracy campaigner AUNG SAN SUU KYI. …

Shadowed North Korean Freighter Reverses Course

Voice of America – Victor Beattie – ‎

… also on Myanmar, or Burma,” said John mckay, Research Director for Australia’s APEC Studies Center at Monash University in Melbourne and a consultant …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

July 2, 2009 at 2:43 pm

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