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World focus on Burma (9-11-2009)

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Aung San Suu Kyi could be free ‘soon,’ says Burmese envoy

Australia Network News –

A senior Burmese diplomat has suggested the government may soon release detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi so she can play a role in next year’s …

Clinton to show solidarity with Filipinos–Kenney

ABS CBN News – Rosanna Mina – ‎‎

These include security, economics, Myanmar (Burma) and North Korea. “I feel very sure Sec. Clinton will want to talk to Sec. Romulo and President Arroyo, …

Japan exhorts Burma to free Aung San Suu Kyi before 2010 poll

Mizzima.com –

by Salai Pi Pi New Delhi (Mizzima) – Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama has exhorted the Burmese military junta to release pro-democracy leader Aung San …

Burma claims it will release Aung San Suu Kyi

guardian.co.uk – ‎

Photograph: Hla Hla Htay/AFP/Getty Images Burma’s opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, may soon be released so she can play a role in next year’s election, …

Kimberly Abbott: Working together, ngos and journalists can create stronger …

Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard – Kimberly Abbott

“In Burma…they couldn’t get visas, so we were their eyes and ears on the ground.” Margaret Aguirre, a former journalist who is now a global communications …

Suu Kyi grateful to junta for allowing meeting with Campbell: lawyer

Kyodo News – ‎

Myanmar pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday expressed gratitude to the junta for arranging a meeting between her and the top US diplomat for Asia

Aung San Suu Kyi May be Freed Soon by Myanmar’s Military Junta

DigitalJournal.com – Leo Reyes -‎

Myanmar’s pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi may be freed soon by the country’s military rulers after more than two decades of incarceration, according to …

Japan to enhance cooperation with Burma and Mekong countries

Mizzima.com – ‎

that it is important that Aung San Suu Kyi and other political prisoners be released before Burma’s general elections in 2010, which should have

Land confiscation begins with pipeline project

Mizzima.com – ‎

by Mizzima News New Delhi (Mizzima) – Local residents in Kyuakphyu Township of Arakan State in Western Burma have alleged that authorities have not paid …

Myanmar diplomat: Junta may free Suu Kyi for poll

The Associated Press – Jim Gomez -‎

… free Suu Kyi was not influenced by the recent change in US policy under President Barack Obama, who is seeking to engage Myanmar, also known as Burma. …

Suu Kyi ‘Satisfied’ with US Talks

The Irrawaddy News Magazine –

“She said she found that the US delegation were very willing to take the Burma issue seriously, Nyan Win told The Irrawaddy. “So she is pleased about that. …

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi optimistic after U.S. visit

Reuters – Aung Hla Tun, Martin Petty – ‎

YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s detained opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, expressed hope on Monday that US engagement with the county’s …

Low Expectations

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Yan Naing

Burmese activists are urging US President Barack Obama to put pressure on Burma during the US-Association of Southeast Asian Nations …

Jail Unites Ex-MIS Officers and their Victims

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe – ‎‎

Thein Shwe and Khin Aung were sent to Myingyun Prison in middle Burma, notorious for ill-treating political dissidents. Two Aung San Suu Kyi aides—Win Htain …

Bonnie and Clyde of UN

Lankaweb – ‎

She picks on Moon’s failed visit to Myanmar and declares that; ‘Burma is a shining example. There was no shortage of warnings that the Secretary-General …

President Obama in Asia

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette -‎

President Obama could face off with the ruling military leaders of Myanmar… during his first presidential trip to Asia that begins Wednesday.

Tennessee center links refugees’ ‘hidden skills’ to jobs

The Tennessean – Janell Ross

More than two-thirds have been resettled in Nashville and hail from countries such as Myanmar (Burma), Bhutan, Iraq and Somalia. Most arrive with no money …

The fall of the Berlin Wall: reflections 20 years later

Regina Leader-Post – Kate Heartfield – ‎

… fatwa against Salman Rushdie or the house arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar (Burma) — or the brutal end of the Tiananmen Square movement in China. …

Junta may free Suu Kyi

Straits Times – ‎

SINGAPORE – MYANMAR’S military-ruled government may release pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi soon so she can play a role in next year’s general elections …

Hillary Clinton Manila visit a US-ASEAN summit preview of Obama meeting

GroundReport – ‎

So while its members may raise concern over Myanmar (Burma) and its human rights records. The US needs to remember ASEAN members need Burma’s relatively …

RSS chief Bhagwat says China becoming a huge threat for India

Gaea Times – ‎‎

Talking to reporters here on Sunday, Bhagwat said: “China has encircled us, it has its base in Burma (Myanmar). We should also have a similar policy and …

Japanese aid dependent on Suu Kyi’s release

Democratic Voice of Burma – Francis Wade – ‎

“Based on recent positive moves, Japan will gradually expand its assistance to Myanmar [Burma] in areas of humanitarian assistance, including those through …

US-ASEAN summit: Obama engagement in action

Inquirer.net – Stephen Collinson – ‎

Myanmar, or Burma, has been a constant impediment to US-Asean ties, but the US administration last week sent senior officials to the military-ruled state in …

Nudging the Junta toward Democracy

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Kyaw Zwa Moe – ‎

Burma’s ruling junta has yet to disclose its plans for next year’s election, but it’s not too early to start asking if there is a chance, …

Japan says Myanmar can have money for release of Aung San Suu Kyi

Malaysia Sun – Ko Chin

Daw Suu has been used by international governments to advance their own interests, but not Myanmar’s interest. …

Japanese funding to Myanmar dependent on Aung San Suu Kyi release

Haiti News -‎

Speaking with Burmese Prime Minister Thein Sein in Tokyo on the weekend, Mr. Hatoyama said the Japanese feel it is extremely important that Ms Suu Kyi and …

Clinton to lobby for VFA, says Santiago

Inquirer.net – Christine Avendaño – ‎

Obama will begin his tour in Japan, attend the APEC summit in Singapore, have a rare encounter with a leader from Burma (Myanmar) at a historic US-Asean …


Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 9, 2009 at 6:13 pm

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