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World focus on Burma (19-11-2009)

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Obama’s Asia Trip: Too Focused on Common Ground?

TIME – Michael Scherer

In the meeting with the Burmese, for instance, the President spoke out on behalf of Aung San Suu Kyi, the opposition leader who lives under house arrest. …

Private oil wells seized for Chinese company

Democratic Voice of Burma –

Nov 19, 2009 (DVB)–Private oil wells and farmland in western Burma have been seized by government authorities to ready for exploration by a Chinese oil …

Myanmar refugees still flood the borders

Mission Network NEws (press release) –

Patrick Klein with Vision Beyond Borders says, “There are currently over 150000 refugees that have come into Thailand from Burma. …

Searching For That Glimmer Of Hope: Plight Of Refugee Children

Bernama – Mohd Ariff -‎

… who came to Malaysia about 25 years ago looking for a safe haven to escape from religious persecution in their home country, Burma (now Myanmar). …

UN Body Postpones Action on Burma’s Maritime Claim

Narinjara News –

“Consequently, further action on Myanmar’s claim on the outer limits of the continental shelf remains suspended,” said the foreign ministry in its statement …

Journalist faces 10 years’ jail for video of orphans

New Zealand Herald – Peter Popham

Photo / AP If a shocking documentary about the fate of Myanmar’s cyclone orphans wins a video-journalism award in London tomorrow, it will be some time …

Burma and a Lifetime of Human Rights Advocacy

UCLA Asia Institute –

In this capacity, he works tirelessly for the release and return to power of Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma. …

Chinese Dissidents Barred From Meeting With Obama (press release) –

… ASEAN leaders of joining forces to challenge Burma and call for the release of all political prisoners, including the democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, …

Burma – Fish farming

Meattradenewsdaily (blog) – ‎

Fifteen fisheries officials from the Department of Fisheries and Myanmar Fisheries Federation (MFF) will depart on a month-long study tour to Vietnam that

Will Myanmar junta chief meet the lady? — Nirmal Ghosh

The Malaysian Insider – ‎

The senior general is trying to engineer a potential milestone in modern Myanmar’s history — ensuring that army-backed parties win next year’s election …

Conflicts and Interests

Back Stage – Simi Horwitz

Their next stop is Myanmar, formally known as Burma, where it will collaborate with a local theater company. Thanks to globalization and the Internet, …

Corruption Index Today, Election Tomorrow, Aid Revamp the Day After?

Brookings Institution – ‎

… including Afghanistan, Iraq, Sudan, Chad, Somalia, Myanmar (Burma), Equatorial Guinea, Venezuela, Haiti, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. …

Myanmar warned of wind, but not the water

Globe and Mail – Laura MacInnis

World Meteorological Organization (WMO) expert Dieter Schiessl told journalists that authorities in the former Burma began issuing forecasts of strong winds …

Around the world in a single day

Stillwater Gazette –

… Germany, Ivory Coast, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Holland, Myanmar (Burma), Bulgaria, Zimbabwe, France, Lebanon, Mongolia, Finland, Mexico and Nicaragua. …

Special Report: Dalpino on the US-ASEAN Summit

Asia Security Initiative News & Blog (blog) – Catharin Dalpino – ‎

ASEAN leaders welcomed the shift in US policy for Burma that allowed engagement with the government – personified at the meeting by the participation of …


India/USA: Open Letter to Barak Obama Ahead of his Visit to India

Amnesty International USA – ‎

… the Burmese authorities to end serious and systematic human rights violations and to release over 2100 political prisoners including Aung San Suu Kyi. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 19, 2009 at 2:18 am

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