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ျပည္သူေတြဆီမွာ လြတ္လပ္မႈနဲ႔ တန္းတူညီမွ်မႈ အရင္ဆံုး ရွိေနမွ ဒီမိုိကေရစီ စံႏႈန္းရွိတာ ျဖစ္ပါတယ္။

World focus on Burma (8.12.2009)

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Burmese Officers Train with UN on Child Soldiers Prevention

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – Wai Moe

Burmese representatives at the UN insist that the government restricts admission to the armed forces to recruits aged over 18, under the MyanmarBurma) …

Burma: an election foretold

Le Monde Diplomatique – André Boucaud, Louis Boucaud – ‎

Elections are due next year in Burma, and they will most probably go exactly according to the plan of the governing military junta. …

RICS: BCIS Offers Essential Free Guide to Construction Data Standards

PR Newswire (press release) –

It also has members working across the region such as Bangladesh , Bhutan , Burma / Myanmar , Cambodia , Indonesia , Japan , Kiribati , Laos PDR, …

Why Chrysler ads star Burmese dissident Aung San Suu Kyi

Los Angeles Times – Dan Neil – ‎

… laureate and Burmese pro-democracy dissident who has spent most of the last two decades detained at her house at Inya Lake, outside of Yangon, Myanmar. …

US Senate urges more engagement with Sri Lanka

Channel News Asia –

It warned that persistent criticism without engagement could push Sri Lanka down a path like Myanmar, earlier known as Burma, which has become isolated from …

Assisting Myanmar’s (Burma’s) Development Efforts

Scoop.co.nz (press release) – ‎

New York, Dec 7 2009 2:10PM The United Nations will support a review of Myanmar’s efforts to achieve the global anti-poverty targets known as the Millennium …

RP is ASEAN’s cultural capital

Inquirer.net – ‎

ASEAN groups the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Burma (Myanmar) and Brunei Darussalam. …

Burma to Expand CDMA Network Capacity

Cellular-News – ‎

The state-owned telecoms network in Burma/Myanmar is to expand its CDMA network capacity by some 150000 lines in the two main cities of Yangon and Mandalay …

Chrysler Dedicates Car to Burmese Freedom Fighter?

FOXNews – Richard Read

… voiceover reveals that the ad is dedicated to Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning democracy advocate from Myanmar [formerly known as Burma. …

North Korean artists kept out of Australia

CBC.ca – ‎

… Art Gallery in Brisbane, will profile 160 artists from 25 countries in Asia and the Pacific, including Tibet, Turkey, Iran and Myanmar (Burma). …

Burma’s Christian Refugees Face Deportation from Thailand

International Christian Concern –

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has designated Burma, officially known as Myanmar, as a “Country of Particular …

Seeking refuge: deacon assists Burmese in Georgia

Beliefnet.com – ‎

Even though he speaks Burmese, there were families from several regions of Burma, now called Myanmar, with different dialects, making the discussion a …

Burmese Advocacy Center offers translation services, job training, health programs

News Sentinel – Ellie Bogue – ‎

The Burmese are fleeing oppression from the ruling military junta, which renamed their homeland Myanmar and has imprisoned and killed many participating in …

Austrian film fest highlights Burma

Mizzima.com –

Pires, however, called on the Austrian government to take a pro-active role for the release of Burmese Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and to …

Activists protest junta PM’s Copenhagen visit

Mizzima.com –

“We are, therefore, calling for the release of Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and urging the regime to start a process of dialogue with her,” added …

Sarah Brown Names Naomi Campbell As Her ’21st-Century Heroine’

Huffington Post (blog) –

Other heroes named in the Harper’s article include Stella McCartney, Michelle Obama, Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and Iraqi-born founder of …

Unsung Heroes in Our Midst

The Irrawaddy News Magazine – ‎

… Aung San Suu Kyi and junta supremo Than Shwe, economic sanctions or reciting the mantra of a “free, fair and inclusive” general election. supporters. …

Burma: an election foretold

Le Monde Diplomatique – André Boucaud, Louis Boucaud – ‎
Aung San Suu Kyi, the secretary-general of the NLD, who to many is the figurehead of Burma’s struggle for democracy, has spent 14 years under house arrest. …

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Written by Lwin Aung Soe

December 8, 2009 at 9:32 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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