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World focus on Burma (21-10-2009)

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Dialogue: Far and Away – ‎

The letter urged the “initiation of dialogue between Daw Aung San Suu Kyi… and General Than Shwe for the benefit of country.” Captain Win Bo was persecuted

US Burma trip begins long process

BBC News –

NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi was allowed by the junta to meet senior Western diplomats earlier this month for talks focused on the long-standing Western …

US warns of ‘slow, painful’ talks with Myanmar


Campbell told the committee that the US mission hoped to meet with the junta as well as detained democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and representatives of …

UN urges credibility for Asian human rights agency

Dynamic Export – News Headlines – Adeline Teoh – ‎

Myanmar will hold elections next year as part of their democratic reforms, but is unlikely to release National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi …

US Plans New Talks with Burma

Voice of America – Dan Robinson – ‎

He says the US could respond to any positive gestures by Burma’s military during bilateral talks, such as the release of Aung San Suu Kyi and other …

Myanmar: US Delegation to Visit

New York Times – ‎

… Aung San Suu Kyi and others,” the diplomat, Assistant Secretary of State Kurt M. Campbell, told the House Foreign Affairs Committee. …

US boosts contact with Burma

Australia Network News – ‎

… talk to the Burmese government, representatives of the ethnic nationalities, and the democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi during the trip. Aung San Suu Kyi’s …

Can China tame the Burmese junta?

Foreign Policy – ‎

… Aung San Suu Kyi, a State Department official confirmed. The committee’s ranking Republican Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-FL, a skeptic of engaging Burma’s …

EU launches Burma aid fund

บางกอกโพส – ‎

… in Burma, particularly the US announcement of direct engagement with the Burmese government, and detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s proposal …

Myanmar Trip Set by US to Put Policy in Motion, Official Says

Bloomberg – Edward DeMarco

… officials are planning a fact- finding mission to Myanmar in the next few weeks to hold discussions with the military government and Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Got slogan? Dairy industry lashes NY House candidate for using famous …

Gaea Times (blog) – ‎

September 3rd, 2009 YANGON – Lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have said that they will file an appeal against her criminal …

US officials to visit Myanmar

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette – Sylvia A Smith – ‎

… different US-Burma relationship will require real progress on democracy and human rights,” he said, including the release of Aung San Suu Kyi and other …

US plans fact-finding mission to Myanmar: official

Reuters – ‎

… Aung San Suu Kyi and others,” he testified in a hearing. Campbell met Myanmar’s minister of science, technology and labor, in New York last month in …

UN urges ‘credible’ new Asian human rights body

AFP – ‎

Suu Kyi led her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in elections in 1990, but the junta has refused to recognise the result. Myanmar’s …

US to send rare mission to Myanmar

WashingtonTV – ‎

The Obama administration wants to see “concrete results” from MyanmarSuu Kyi and thousands of other political prisoners, on fighting with … on the release of

US delegation to visit Myanmar soon: official

Xinhua – ‎

During the visit, Webb met separately with top Myanmese leader General Than Shwe and the opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

US Assistant Secretary of State to visit Burma – Salai Han – ‎

On sanctions, the NLD said they agree with party leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s view and believe that negotiations are necessary to lift sanctions. …

EDITORIAL – One small step

Philippine Star –

Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been kept under detention for most of the past two decades, was also allowed to meet with Western diplomats. …

US officials to travel to Myanmar for talks

The Associated Press – Foster Klug

The United States, he said, wants to see “concrete results” from Myanmar on the release of Suu Kyi and thousands of other political prisoners, …

EU diplomats’ fact-finding mission extends to USDA –

During the meeting, the delegation asked the NLD about its stand on the junta’s planned 2010 elections, Aung San Suu Kyi’s cooperation and fact finding on …

Supergroup U2 delivers in Glendale

AZ – ‎

The band’s latest Big Cause is demanding freedom for jailed BurmeseAung San Suu Kyi. As the group played the inspirational “Walk On,” scores of …


US Policy Toward Burma

US Department of State – Kurt M. Campbell – ‎

We will continue to press for the unconditional release of Aung San Suu Kyi and all political prisoners; an end to conflicts with ethnic minority groups; …

US officials to travel to Myanmar for talks

The Associated Press – ‎

… Myanmar officials have met with detained democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi twice in recent weeks and has allowed her to meet with foreign diplomats. …

Nobel Peace Prize winners

Lihue Garden Island – Carolyn Larson – ‎

See also Aung San Suu Kyi’s Freedom From Fear and Other Writings (1991). By Wangari Maathai, 2004 Nobel Peace Prize Winner The mother of three, …

US assistant secretary of state to visit Myanmar, says opposition

Earthtimes (press release) –

Myanmar’s ruling junta is widely condemned for keeping opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi under detention for 14 of the past 20 years and for refusing to …

Burmese Pro-democracy Leaders Visit US Sen. Webb

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Lalit K Jha

He met with Snr-Gen Than Shwe and the pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi during his visit. Maung Maung said the meeting helped them to understand each …

NLD Hosts US Chargé d’affaires

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Ko Htwe – ‎

An NLD spokesman said the diplomats mainly discussed the NLD’s perspective on next year’s election in Burma, NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s recent offer to …

David Frey: Amid high-tech show, U2 keeps its soul

Snowmass Sun Online News – David Frey

I feel confident in saying the majority of the crowd had never heard of Aung San Suu Kyi and would have trouble finding Burma on the map (or Myanmar, …

Concert Review: U2 Gets Intimate in Glendale

Phoenix New Times – Martin Cizmar

Not in an ill-conceived bit where 100 or so members of the audience strolled on stage holding up masks of imprisoned Burmese politician Aung San Suu Kyi …

EU pledges €35m in aid to Burma

Democratic Voice of Burma – Francis Wade

Following the extension of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in August, the EU expanded its sanctions on Burma to include members of the judiciary …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

October 21, 2009 at 4:12 pm

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