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World focus on Burma (4-11-2009)

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US diplomats meet with pro-democracy leader Suu Kyi

CNN International –

… the United States would try to directly engage with the military leaders of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, without abandoning existing sanctions. …

US diplomat meets with Aung San Suu Kyi

InTheNews.co.uk – Richard James – ‎

A senior US diplomat is reported to have held meetings with Burma’s…

pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Assistant secretary of state for East Asian and

U.S. delegation holds talks with Myanmar’s Suu Kyi

Reuters – Aung Hla Tun, Martin Petty – ‎

YANGON (Reuters) – A top US official held rare talks with Myanmar’s…

detained opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on Wednesday as part of Washington’s

US officials meet with Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi

Australia Network News – ‎

[Reuters] A senior US official visiting Burma has met the country’s democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Ms Suu Kyi, 64 years old, was granted temporary …

Yangon, Aung San Suu Kyi meets with US diplomats

AsiaNews.it – ‎

… the two senior US diplomatic officials on visit to Myanmar. Local sources, reported by the Burmese newspaper Mizzina News, explain that the opposition …

Aung San Suu Kyi in rare press appearance

Mizzima.com – ‎

The Burmese Nobel Peace Laureate, who in August was sentenced to yet another 18 months of house arrest, has rarely been allowed to appear before the press. …

US officials meet Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi

The Associated Press – ‎

… mostly under house arrest and for shorter periods at Myanmar’s notorious Insein Prison. Suu Kyi, dressed in a pink traditional jacket, Burmese…

US envoy meets Myanmar pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi (1st Lead)

Monsters and Critics.com – ‎‎

Yangon – US Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Campbell – the highest ranking American official to visit military-ruled Myanmar in 14 years – met Wednesday …

US envoy in rare talks with Suu Kyi, Myanmar PM

Press Trust of India – ‎

Yangon, Nov 4 (AFP) The most senior US official to visit Myanmar for a decade and a half met democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and the ruling junta’s premier …

US opens line to Myanmar with visit by two diplomats

Philadelphia Inquirer –

AP YANGON, Myanmar – The United States began a new policy of engagement with Myanmar’s ruling military junta yesterday, sending two senior diplomats for the …

US State Department Official Meets Aung San Suu Kyi

Bernama – ‎

The meeting took place after Campbell flew back from Nay Pyi Taw where he met with Myanmar Prime Minister General Thein Sein earlier on the day. …

Marking new gambit, US reengages

Washington Post –

The United States reopened high-level engagement with Burma on Tuesday after a 14-year hiatus, giving the clearest expression yet of President Obama’s vow …

US envoy in rare talks with Suu Kyi, Myanmar PM

The Gazette (Montreal) – ‎

Campbell is the highest ranking US official to travel to Myanmar — formerly known as Burma — since Madeleine Albright went as US ambassador to the United …

Visiting US diplomats meet Aung San Suu Kyi

Mizzima.com – ‎

by Mizzima News Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – US diplomats visiting Burma met detained opposition leader Aung San SUu Kyi at the Innya Lake Hotel in Rangoon on …

US officials holds talks with Myanmar detained opposition leader Suu Kyi

GulfNews –

AP Yangon, Myanmar: A senior US State Department official has held high-profile talks with Myanmar’s detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, …

US envoy meets Myanmar pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi

Monsters and Critics.com – ‎

The US has indicated that it may consider lifting some of its economic sanctions on Myanmar, also called Burma, if the regime frees Suu Kyi and takes other …

Burmese-US Relations: ‘Mind the Gap!’

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – David I. Steinberg – ‎

As a Burmese colleague reminded an unofficial Washington conference on Burma/Myanmar a few days ago, departing passengers on the …

Burmese Prime Minister Meets Campbell

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe – ‎

Burmese Prime Minister Gen Thein Sein met with the visiting US delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State Kurt Campbell in Naypyidaw on …

Lecture held to honour scholar

Myanmar Times – Gabrielle Paluch – ‎

Her book, Almost Englishmen: Baghdadi Jews in British Burma, was published in 2007 after 20 years of research. Her husband, Dr Michael Cernea, said the book …

US diplomats meet Burmese leaders

BBC News – Rachel Harvey – ‎‎

Two senior US envoys have held separate talks with Burmese Prime Minister Thein Sein and detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi Appears With US Envoy

Wall Street Journal – ‎

YANGON, Myanmar (AFP)–Myanmar’s detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi made a rare appearance in front of reporters at a Yangon hotel Wednesday before …

US agrees to settle lawsuit in which CIA officials are accused of misconduct …

The NarcoSphere – Bill Conroy

… which Horn accused former CIA and State Department officials of spying on him and sabotaging his anti-narcotics mission in Burma — now known as Myanmar. …

US envoy holds historic talks in Burma

WA today – Hla Htay – ‎

The most senior US official to visit Burma for almost 15 years met with the military-led nation’s prime minister on Wednesday, as Washington seeks to …

US delegation in Myanmar for rare talks with junta

The Malaysian Insider – ‎

Campbell has rejected calls by critics to ease restrictions on trade and investment in the former Burma, insisting dialogue would “supplement rather than …

US envoys hold rare meeting with Myanmar PM: official

AFP – ‎8 hours ago‎

YANGON — The highest-level US officials to visit Myanmar in 14 years held talks Wednesday with the military-ruled country’s prime minister, Thein Sein, …

Top US envoy in Myanmar for talks

Zimbabwe Star – ‎

Myanmar officials have announced the talks with Thein Sein will go ahead in Naypyidaw, although there has been no similar arrangement with General Than Shwe …

US envoys to meet Myanmar PM

Sydney Morning Herald – ‎

Campbell is the highest ranking US official to travel to Myanmar — formerly known as Burma — since Madeleine Albright went as US ambassador to the United …

US Delegation In Myanmar For Rare Talks With Junta

New York Times – Martin Petty, David Alexander – ‎

Campbell has rejected calls by critics to ease restrictions on trade and investment in the former Burma, insisting dialogue would “supplement rather than …

Senior US diplomats visit Burma

Independent – Andrew Buncombe – ‎

Derek Tonkin, a former British diplomat and head of Network Myanmar, said the visit would have been unthinkable two years ago, “but we have a new US …

Reaching Out to Burma

Wall Street Journal – Bertil Lintner – ‎

US diplomats Kurt Campbell and Scot Marciel are visiting Burma this week to test the Obama administration’s new policy of engagement with …

Have a Heart

e-Travel Blackboard (press release) – ‎

… Papua New Guinea, China, Mongolia, Nepal, Vietnam, Myanmar (Burma), Cambodia and Rwanda providing the necessary support and critical surgery. …

US delegation in Myanmar for rare talks with junta

Reuters Canada – Aung Hla Tun

“Today, they met with ministers of the Burmese government and with various individuals affiliated with the regime,” he said. “Tomorrow they plan to meet …

Iran’s autocrats consider a new capital, somewhere away from the rabble

National Post – Araminta Wordsworth – ‎

Or maybe they could build themselves a new one, following the example of the secretive military junta in Burma. If the government can spirit away a nuclear …

US Officials Arrive in Myanmar

Vatican Radio – ‎

We spoke to Anna Roberts, director of the Burma Campaign UK, to find out what this visit means for relations between Burma and the US…

US/ Myanmar – envoy visit

Radio France Internationale – ‎

“Burmese people and also opposition members have been counting on America. People believe America has a role to play,” says Zaw. …

US officials hold talks in Myanmar in policy shift

Boston Globe – ‎

YANGON, Myanmar—The United States began a new policy of engagement with Myanmar’s ruling military junta on Tuesday, sending two senior diplomats for the …

In its 15th year, Cucalorus gears more films, venues toward local community

StarNewsOnline.com – Amy Hotz – ‎

… issues from around the world, they include “Burma VJ,” which follows several reporters as they try to uncover the repressive regime controlling Myanmar. …

NEWS DAY | Burma: Engagemenet

Twin Cities Planet – Mary Turck

The US policy of engagement in Burma (Myanmar) has sent two high-ranking diplomats for a two-day visit. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 4, 2009 at 11:26 am

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