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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (29.11.2009)

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Than Shwe urges USDA to forge ahead

Mizzima.com – ‎

… according to the state-own New Light of Myanmar newspaper on Saturday. Burma’s military rulers claim that they are the saviors of the Union, …

South, Southeast Asian mps unite on Burma

Mizzima.com – ‎

… Myanmar Caucus (AIPMC), said, asean’s approach towards Burma has failed to bring any changes and that it requires a coordinated effort. …

A tour of Burma from Mandalay to Bagan reveals a country of harsh contrasts

Daily Mail – Mark Palmer – ‎

We might not have seen the atrocities the regime keeps hidden but, equally, no one can say that we came to Burma (which changed its name to Myanmar on …

ASIA: Artists Join Forces to Make a Difference in Mekong

Inter Press Service – Chris Mony – ‎

… a participant from Burma. “I think we need to change the performing arts in Myanmar. We cannot simply stick to the old traditional style. …

Ahead of Key Global Conference, US Announces Continued Rejection of Land Mine Ban

Democracy Now –

The only government that has made significant use of the weapon is Myanmar, Burma, the outcast regime there. We have seen production falling off to only a ..

Asian Lawmakers Want Regional Powers To End Sufferings In Myanmar

Bernama – ‎

“Things are getting worse in Burma (Myanmar) instead, there are more refugees fleeing Burma,” said Charles Chong, a Singapore parliamentarian and vice-chair …

BURMA: Junta under Scrutiny for Concrete Pre-election Signs

Inter Press Service – Marwaan Macan-Markar – ‎

… flourishing democracy” has only been verbal assurances as part of its “roadmap” towards political reform in Burma, officially called Myanmar. …

South, Southeast Asian MPs joined hands for Burma

Mizzima.com – ‎

… Myanmar Caucus (AIPMC), said, ASEAN’s approach towards Burma has failed to bring any changes and that it requires a coordinated effort. …

Asian MPs insist on a free & fair 2010 Burma polls

Lankaweb – Nava Thakuria – ‎

The group consisting parliamentarians from India, Nepal, Singapore, England, Burma (Myanmar) and Tibet, was also unanimous that all political prisoners must …

Burma trip will be an eye-opener

Orillia Packet & Times – ‎

In Burma, officially known as Myanmar by its dictatorship, she learned that “government is always good.” She remembers marching to public rallies with her …

Finding love in the face of brutality

Welland Tribune – George Duma – ‎

The Myanmar/ Burma government reluctantly agreed but it was nonsense. “Many of those monks disappeared and to this day, nobody knows where they are,” …

First a refugee, now homeless

Greensboro News & Record – Lorraine Ahearn – ‎

Win, who speaks no English, spent 20 years in a Thai refugee camp after escaping from Myanmar, formerly known as Burma. He left family behind to come to the …

Weekly Business Roundup (November 28, 2009)

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – William Boot – ‎

The regime-linked Myanmar Rice and Paddy Association claimed earlier this month that Burma’s rice exports could reach one million tons for the 2009-2010 …

Burma Media Faces Junta Squeeze

Asian Tribune – Zin Linn – ‎

Staff members of the Voice, the Foreign News, the Favourite, the Pyi Myanmar and the Kandarawaddy journals are reportedly picked up for a life in jail. …

People Not Placards

The Weekly Standard – Elliott Abrams – ‎

On his Asia trip the president consorted, at the ASEAN meeting, with the prime minister of the repressive regime in Burma, General Thein Sein, …

Opinion: Burma’s minorities must not be overlooked

GlobalPost – Richard Sollom – ‎

… and 80 percent of the seats in the People’s Assembly. SLORC dismissed the results, and subsequently detained NLD’s Prime Minister-elect Aung San Suu Kyi.

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

November 29, 2009 at 2:15 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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