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အာဏာရွင္စနစ္ က်ဆံုးမွ တတိုင္းျပည္လံုး စစ္မွန္တဲ့ ဒီမိုကေရစီကို ခံစားရမယ္

World Focus on Burma (28-11-2007)

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  1. Amnesty International Condemns Continued Arrests in Myanmar
    PR Newswire (press release), NY –
    Amnesty International confirms that the following arrests have occurred since early November: On November 4, U Gambira, head of the All-Burma Monks Alliance …
  2. MYANMAR: HIV does not recognise traditions
    Plus News, South Africa –
    Throughout their five years of marriage he was a regular in the brothels around the city of Rangoon in Myanmar (Burma), drank heavily, was violent, …
  3. European Union And China – A Global Partnership
    Scoop.co.nz, New Zealand –
    Discussion will also cover regional and international issues, such as Burma/Myanmar, non-proliferation in North Korea and Iran, Africa and the Middle East …
  4. The UN Must Stop Enabling the Burmese Regime
    Heritage.org, DC –
    by Brett D. Schaefer The Southeast Asian country of Burma (renamed Myanmar by the country’s ruling junta in 1989) attracted international criticism …
  5. Dalai Lama Condemns Myanmar Crackdown
    The Associated Press –
    The military has ruled Myanmar, also known as Burma, since 1962, crushing periodic rounds of dissent. It held elections in 1990 but refused to hand over …
  6. USCI Faculty in the News, Nov. 2007
    US-China Institute, LA –
    … to push for change in Myanmar was limited. “We shouldn’t underestimate the nationalism and prickliness of Burma’s dictators,” said Lynch. …
  7. Uganda: Country Votes in Support of Burmese Brutal Regime
    AllAfrica.com, Washington –
    … the country cast in support of the military junta in Myanmar (formerly Burma) at the United Nations General Assembly as a sign of tougher times ahead. …
  8. New Rambo trailer and TV spot
    Hollywood News, UK –
    … aid workers recruit John Rambo to guide them up the Salween River to deliver medical supplies to the Karen tribe of neighboring Burma (aka Myanmar). …
  9. Myanmar Junta Reneges on Pledge to Stop Arrests, Amnesty Says
    Bloomberg –
    Since then, at least 14 activists have been detained by security forces, including U Gambira, head of the All Burma Monks Alliance who helped lead the …

  10. Gambari hopes to return before end of year; asks Vietnam for support
    Mizzima.com, India –
    November 27, 2007 – United Nations Special Envoy to Burma, Ibrahim Gambari, has said he looks to return to Burma for yet another visit prior to the end of …

  11. Mixed signals from gem emporium
    Mizzima.com, India –
    November 27, 2007 – Burma’s latest gem emporium came to a close yesterday, following a nearly two-week bazaar held under international pressure to ban the …

  12. Returned from Myanmar, Pinheiro speaks on campus
    The Brown Daily Herald, RI –
    Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is a Southeast Asian country of roughly 50 million people and has been under various forms of military rule since 1962 …

  13. UN investigator says number of political prisoners in Myanmar …
    International Herald Tribune, France –
    The military has ruled Myanmar, also known as Burma, since 1962, crushing periodic rounds of dissent. It held elections in 1990 but refused to hand over …

  14. ASEAN Charter: One Step Forward
    Korea Times, South Korea –
    The Singaporean hosts had invited UN Special Envoy Ibrahim Gambari to talk to the assembled leaders about his mission to Myanmar (formerly known as Burma), …

  15. Myanmar premier, UN envoy to take turns visiting Cambodia
    Hindu, India –
    Myanmar, also known as Burma, sparked global outrage in September when the country’s ruling military junta crushed pro-democracy protests led by Buddhist …

  16. UN chief will not discuss Myanmar with Thailand
    Monsters and Critics.com, UK –
    Bangkok = UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will not discuss Myanmar when he makes his first visit to Thailand next month, Prime Minister Surayud Chulanont …
  17. ASEAN faces rocky year to ratify charter, deals
    Guardian Unlimited, UK –
    “The charter was pointless unless the situation in Burma changes positively toward the path of democracy and human rights,” Thitinan wrote in a commentary …
  18. Vietnam president opposes Burma sanctions
    Democratic Voice of Burma, Norway –
    … among the states closest to Burma’s junta. Triet said that “together with other ASEAN states, Vietnam is deeply worried about the situation in Myanmar”. …
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