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World focus on Burma (3-9-2009)

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Ban polythene bags countrywide: FREDA

Mizzima.com – ‎‎

Once an environment activist and currently Director of the Rangoon based Myanmar Development Foundation Yuzana Maw Htun said, “Polythene bags can kill …

Junta Continues its Campaign against Burmese Diversity

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Simon Roughneen – ‎

As K. Yhome, an analyst at the Observer Research Foundation in India, put it: “Political stability in Myanmar [Burma] is a major concern for Beijing, …

Suu Kyi’s Lawyer Lodges Appeal against Her Conviction

The Irrawaddy News Magazine –

By THE IRRAWADDY Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s lawyer lodged an appeal on Thursday against her conviction and sentencing for allegedly …

The 2009 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees: Asia’s Modern-Day Heroes

Asianjournal.com – ‎‎

… were Krisana Kraisintu of Thailand, Deep Joshi of India, Yu Xiaogang of China, Ma Jun of China, and Ka Hsaw Wa of Myanmar, also known as Burma. …

Suu Kyi Appeals Extension Of House Detention

RTT News –

(RTTNews) – Lawyers for Myanmar’s pro-democracy opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, have launched an appeal against the extension of her house arrest to a …

Suu Kyi’s lawyers submit appeal over her detention

Mizzima.com –

by Mizzima News New Delhi (Mizzima) – Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s lawyers on Thursday filed an appeal in the Rangoon divisional court …

Shan: Junta Sends Major Reinforcements to Shan State

UNPO – ‎

The troop movements have come despite a report in the Burmese state newspaper, The New Light of Myanmar, on Monday that said fighting in Kokang areas in …

Ancient primate shifts human origins

LabnewsOnline –

… been carrying out excavations in Asia, specifically in China, Thailand, Pakistan and Myanmar (formerly Burma), where they started exploring in 1999. …

MYANMAR: Analysis: US reignites debate over Myanmar sanctions

IRINnews.org – ‎

“Clearly, the path we have taken in imposing sanctions hasn’t influenced the Burmese junta,” she said. The news was followed by an unprecedented meeting on …

Aid workers still stranded in Laogai

Shan Herald Agency for News – Hseng Khio Fah

Today, local Burmese authorities are reported to have arranged transports to send those workers and Burma Army families to Lashio, according to an informed …

BURMA: Junta Targets Ethnic Rebels to Forge Unity Ahead of Polls

Inter Press Service – Marwaan Macan-Markar

This eruption of hostilities has much to do with a promised general election next year that the oppressive rulers of Burma, also known as Myanmar, …

Suu Kyi to appeal conviction

Radio Australia News – ‎

[AFP] Burma’s detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is appealing her conviction for breaching the terms of her house arrest. …

Lawyers of Suu Kyi to appeal against her conviction

Thaindian.com – ‎

Yangon (Myanmar), Sep 3(ANI): Lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have said that they will file an appeal against her criminal …

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi files appeal

Earthtimes (press release) – ‎

Yangon – Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday submitted an appeal against last month’s court decision that put her under house detention …

Lawyers submit Suu Kyi appeal

Democratic Voice of Burma – ‎‎

Sept 3, 2009 (DVB)–Lawyers for Burma opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have lodged an appeal against her sentencing and will appear in court tomorrow …

Thanksgiving service to be held for Wem fundraiser James Hawkins …

Whitchurch Herald –

James, who worked in therapeutic child care, sent us e-mails from various points such as Bangkok, Thailand, Myanmar (Burma), Laos and Cambodia. …

Burma’s Suu Kyi appeals conviction

The Age – ‎‎

Lawyers for Burma’s detained pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi lodged an appeal on Thursday against her conviction on charges of sheltering an American …

CIA, Mossad Take Major Hits in Asian Covert Operations

Salem-News.Com – ‎

Israeli criminal gangs operating methamphetamine labs in northern Burma( Myanmar), under the protection of a sizeable Israeli security and intelligence …

Lawyer for Myanmar’s Suu Kyi appeals house detention

Reuters India – Aung Hla Tun – ‎

YANGON (Reuters) – Lawyers for Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi filed an appeal on Thursday against her conviction for violating a …

Will Kokang occupation trigger Alamo-like stand?

Shan Herald Agency for News – ‎

… leading to pacification and swallow up by the Burma army, as border security guards. Peace and Democracy Front is made up of Myanmar National Democratic …

Suu Kyi launches detention appeal

BBC News –

Daw is a Burmese term of respect for a woman. Nyan Win said the divisional court in Rangoon would decide on Friday whether to hear the appeal. …

Appeal over latest Suu Kyi conviction

Scotsman – ‎

Burma: Lawyers for detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said they would file an appeal against the conviction that put her under house arrest for 18 …

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi appeals against conviction

AFP – ‎o‎

YANGON — Myanmar’s detained pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday appealed against her conviction on charges of sheltering an eccentric American …

Remarks by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, outlining the Security …

ReliefWeb (press release) – ‎

Ambassador Rice: Let me begin with Myanmar, which we call Burma, in my national hat. It’s in the footnotes because members of the Council, including the …

Amnesty offer to Kokang troops, leaders face manhunt

ReliefWeb (press release) – Min Lwin

… Kokang area of Burma’s Shan State have offered an amnesty to troops of the Kokang ceasefire group Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA), …

Myanmar refugees return as fighting cools

Washington Times – Michael Standaert, Simon Roughneen – ‎16 hours ago‎

On Tuesday, state-run Chinese media reported that about 2800 of the refugees had returned to Myanmar. According to the Burmese-exile newspaper Irrawaddy, …

UTSA photography exhibit shows traditional lives in South Asia

UTSA Today – Tim Brownlee – ‎

For more than a decade, Brenda Davidson-Shaddox has photographed approximately 200 ethnic tribes of Myanmar (Burma). According to Sherer, whether going to …

At UN, Myanmar Languishes in Council’s Footnotes, Those Fleeing …

Inner City Press – Matthew Russell Lee – ‎

Ambassador Rice replied that “Myanmar — which we call Burma… is in the footnote because a number of members of the Council, including the United States, …

On Being Watched in Burma

Houston Press – Mike Giglio

It was less than a year before the ubiquitous monks in Burma (or Myanmar) would lead a peaceful uprising that its military dictatorship would quickly and …

Burma — the Conflict Will Continue

Khaleej Times – ‎

China hopes Burma “properly deal with its domestic issue to safeguard the regional stability in the China-Myanmar border area,” said the Chinese foreign …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

September 3, 2009 at 4:18 pm

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