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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (20-10-2009)

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Qantas won’t stop Jetstar’s Burma route

Brisbane Times – ‎

Its democracy icon, the Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, has spent 13 of the past 19 years in detention since the junta refused to recognise her …

MediaWATCH: Tourists Bring Unwanted Baggage

Phuketwan – ‎

… Burma has scuttled a plan by fellow Asean members to issue a public appeal seeking amnesty for detained pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi. …


Lanka Everything –

Last but not least, let us look at the Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been placed under house arrest for several years by the Burmese…


Burmese woman in exile to represent CSO at ASEAN summit –

… singled out Burma for its systematic human rights violations and called for the release of all political prisoners including Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, …

US Charge d’Affairs meets with opposition leaders – Myint Maung – ‎

On October 9, the Burmese junta granted detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi her request to meet with diplomats from the US, UK and Australia in …

A new tactic?

Frontline –

MYANMAR’S celebrated democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi is the only Nobel Peace laureate to languish in detention now. While this is a widely discussed …

Asean appeal blocked

Straits Times –

SINGAPORE – MYANMAR has scuttled a plan by fellow Asean members to issue a public appeal seeking amnesty for detained pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Southeast Asia to have rights monitor

The Associated Press – Denis D. Gray – ‎

I don’t have any high hopes,” said Nyan Win, spokesman for Suu Kyi’sMyanmar. ASEAN consists of Brunei, … National League for Democracy party in Yangon,

Asean, gov’t execs snub people’s forum – ‎

Asean groups together Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Does Obama Believe in Human Rights?

Wall Street Journal – Bret Stephens – ‎

… Mr. Obama renewed sanctions on Burma. In August, he called the conviction of opposition leader (and fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner) Aung San Suu Kyi a …

A New Era for Global Women’s Rights?

Campus Progress – Carly Groff – ‎

After learning the extent of the brutal human rights violations committed against women every day, every hour, every minute, it is evident that this issue …

Rights groups condemn Asean

บางกอกโพส – ‎

Instead of nominating delegates who work in the field of human rights, several Asean governments had appointed, or influenced the selection of, diplomats or ..

Why is Barack Obama appeasing mass murderers in Sudan? – Nile Gardiner – ‎

If anyone still naively believes the Obama administration attaches much importance to human rights …

Eastern Burma facing ‘severe’ food crisis

ReliefWeb (press release) – ‎

A report by the Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG), ‘Starving them out’, pointed to increased activity by the Burmese army as a major factor in the food …

Burmese civil society groups call on ASEAN leaders –

The groups, in their statement released on Monday, said military operations and human rights abuses by the Burmese regime have recently increased around the …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

October 20, 2009 at 1:12 am

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