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World focus on Burma (6-11-2009)

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After High-Level Trip to Burma, US Seeks to Lower Expectations

truthout – Simon Montlake

Burma (Myanmar) should take steps toward reform such as allowing Aung San Suu Kyi to enter 2010 elections, …

US Engagement No ‘Magic Bullet’ in Burma

World Politics Review – ‎

Yesterday, US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific affairs Kurt Campbell wrapped up what he called an “exploratory mission” to Burma by …

Japan pledges $5.5 bln for seasia’s Mekong region

AFP – ‎

… formerly known as Burma, saying: “We need to continue to encourage the Myanmar government to take positive steps in the process of democratisation. …

USDA to Expand Scholarship Program

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe – ‎

The examination topics will include six subjects: Myanmar’s [Burma’s] role in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations; a strong Tatmadaw [armed forces] …

US diplomatic initiative on Burma

Telegraph.co.uk – Shaun Tandon

But Aung Din, a former political prisoner who heads the US Campaign for Burma advocacy group, said that Obama needed to follow up by raising Myanmar at the …

Burma: Myanmar: From One Hiding Place To The Next

UNPO –

Violence and abuse are on the increase in eastern Myanmar (formerly known as Burma). A report published by the Thailand Burma Border Consortium, …

US gives Myanmar a tentative embrace

Asia Times Online – Brian McCartan

By Brian mccartan BANGKOK – Senior United States representatives returned from a two-day fact-finding trip to Myanmar on Thursday without any major …

Burmese Traveler Showed Her a Country’s Fear

Women’s eNews – Stephanie Guyer-Stevens – ‎

I sat next to a young woman from Burma, or Myanmar, depending on which name you want to use. As it turns out, this was her first trip ever outside her …

Sanctions to stay unitl Burma reforms : US

The Nation – ‎

By Suparak Ganjanakhundee Despite policy reviews, the United States will not lift sanctions against Burma’s military junta unless real progress is made in …

A Rebel Stronghold in Myanmar on Alert

Pittsburgh Post Gazette –

… neither the British colonial overlords nor the Burmese kings who preceded them saw much point in controlling the area. But to Myanmar’s…

military

US has ‘low expectations’ from Burma over speedy democratic reforms in country

Thaindian.com –

6 (ANI): A top US official, who was part of a recent high-level diplomatic visit to Burma, has downplayed prospects of the Obama administration’s pragmatic …

Japan seeks closer SE Asian ties with Mekong summit

AFP – ‎

… from rubber plantations and mines in landlocked Laos, to trade with the military regime in Myanmar, the country formerly called Burma. …

US envoy snubs pro-government party on Myanmar visit

Monsters and Critics.com – ‎

Yangon – A high-level US delegation visiting Myanmar on an ‘exploratory’ diplomatic mission this week failed to meet with representatives of the pro-junta …

Comments on meetings in Burma

ReliefWeb (press release) – ‎

The goal of such a dialogue would be national reconciliation and a fully inclusive political process inside Burma. Towards that end, we urge the Burmese …

US Mission’s Meeting with Burmese Ethnics Signals Hope

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Marwaan Macan-Markar – ‎

… ethnic groups,” added Marciel, shortly after he and US assistant secretary of state Kurt Campbell ended a two-day visit to Burma, also known as Myanmar. …



Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 6, 2009 at 6:01 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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