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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (22-11-2009)

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Lawyer says 9/11 defendants will plead not guilty so they can express their …

Gaea Times – ‎

September 18th, 2009 YANGON – Lawyers of detained Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi have said that they have firm arguments in the appeal that they …

Amnesty Int’l writes President Barack Obama to secure ICRC access to LTTE suspects

TamilWeek –

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

UN Slams Burma over Forced Labor Practices

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎

Foreign governments and human rights groups have for years urged BurmaAung San Suu Kyi, who has been detained for 14 of the …

to release pro-democracy leader

Burma UN Resolution 2009: A paper punch

Mizzima.com –

It said, “The UN strongly urged the Government of Myanmar to ensure the necessary steps to be taken towards a free, fair, transparent and inclusive …

Taiwan says 40 fishermen detained in Burma

Bangkok Post – ‎

About 40 fishermen from four Taiwanese boats were held in Burma after being intercepted by naval forces, apparently on suspicions of illegal fishing, …

Thai activists demand pull-out from Myanmar dam project

Earthtimes (press release) – ‎

The group delivered a letter to Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva saying that international talk of engagement with Myanmar’s military regime in no way …

Australia To Provide $15 Million Humanitarian Assistance For Burma

Gov Monitor – ‎

Australia will provide $15 million in humanitarian assistance for the Burmese people still suffering from the devastation caused by Cyclone Nargis which …

US Foreign Aid Effectiveness In The Face Of Corruption

Gov Monitor – Daniel Kaufmann – ‎

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

You name it, and it’s renamed

Pune Mirror – ‎

Our neighbour Ceylon became Sri Lanka, Burma is now called Myanmar. We may even have a movement to rename India as Bharat. After all the first Article of …

Memoir offers sobering portrait of Burmese life

Edmonton Journal – Elizabeth Withey – ‎

Connelly’s memoir recounts her travels to Burma, also known as Myanmar, in 1996. It’s a turbulent time for the broken nation and its heroic opposition …

Op-Ed Contributor Au-Ba-Ma or Ou-Ba-Ma?

New York Times – Philip Bowring – ‎

A serious slight has been committed by Mr. Ou-or Au-ba-ma in referring to a nation as Ba-ma (Burma) instead of the name, Myanmar, that its current rulers …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 22, 2009 at 12:38 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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