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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (23-8-2009)

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America’s political clout is rising in Asean

The Nation – ‎‎

… of China’s posturing over Burma. Rangoon still ignores the Asean appeal on Aung San Suu Kyi’s pardon with its strong objections from Laos and Brunei. …

Minority group flees genocide

Mission Network NEws (press release) – ‎

(Photo courtesy of VBB) Myanmar (MNN) ― 140000 members of the Karen minority group have fled across the border from Myanmar to Thailand. …

Linked by an obscure language

News & Observer – Kristin Collins – ‎

Her English as a Second Language teacher had never heard of Burma or Myanmar. Ten years later, her parents still work as housekeepers. …

The Road to Mandalay Luxury Cruise Re-launches

Luxury Travel Magazine –

As before, the Road To Mandalay will offer a range of itineraries along Burma’s main artery giving passengers access to the very heart of the country. …

2 cargo boats go down off Andaman coast

Bangkok Post – ‎

A preliminary investigation found the ship, Chart1, captained by an Indonesian, was transporting 1200 teak logs from Burma to Vietnam. …

Back to square one

GulfNews – ‎

By Kyi May Kaung, Special to Gulf News The August 11 verdict of Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s mock trial was predictable, and delivered

Naledi Pandor’s answer to ‘dodgy arms sales’ question

Politicsweb – ‎

… the situation in Burma. He said that the government of South Africa was deeply saddened and regretted the decision of the Myanmar authorities to convict …

Freighter sinks in bad weather, passenger boat in the Andaman Sea

Thai News Agency MCOT – ‎‎

A ship carrying carrying a cargo of 1200 logs from Myanmar to Vietnam sank in the Andaman Sea, off Phangnga, a southwestern province of Thailand. …

The Myanmar search engine competiton is probably a trap

Pandia – ‎

Burma (Myanmar) launches a search engine contest. Pandia suspects it is a ploy designed to develop censorship technology. According to Alt Search Engines …

Hundreds rally for Suu Kyi

Straits Times – ‎

TOKYO – SOME 300 Myanmar people held a rally in central Tokyo on Sunday, demanding the military junta release pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, …

U2 at the Millennium Stadium: ‘The best gig Cardiff’s ever had’

WalesOnline – Katie Norman – ‎‎

The band dedicated their tracks Walk On and MLK to imprisoned Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi, and Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu gave an uplifting video message …

HAMPDEN GOES CRAZY FOR BONO ; Irish Supergroup’s Breathtaking Show …

California Chronicle – Billy Sloan – ‎

The sequence surrounding Walk On, where they paid a moving tribute to imprisoned Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi, was not diluted by an unexpected sound …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

August 23, 2009 at 4:14 pm

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