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World Focus on Burma (24 Feb 08)

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Inner peace in a conflict zone
Jerusalem Post, Israel
Decades ago, Kornfield spent five years as a Buddhist monk in various monasteries around Thailand, Myanmar (formerly Burma) and India.

Sylvester Stallone Deserves a Special Academy Award
American Thinker, WA –
Approached at his home in southern Thailand, Rambo is cajoled into taking a group of non violent missionaries in his boat into Myanmar, (formerly Burma),

Burma’s Charade
Washington Post, United States
IF YOU haven’t been paying close attention, you might think some recent announcements out of Burma denoted progress in this broken Southeast Asian state.

SHRF MONTHLY REPORT – FEBRUARY 2008
Shan Herald Agency for News, Thailand –
By doing this, the junta hope to be able to block any intervention by the international community and at the same time ease the ire of the people of Burma

Paper Hails Bangladesh’s Energy Joint Ventures With Burma
RedOrbit, TX
We still have three other alternatives — introduction of nuclear energy into the power grid, coal-based power plants and obtaining of from Myanmar.

Kidman takes an acidic turn
St George & Sutherland Shire Leader, Australia –
In the new Rambo, Stallone is rumbling in the jungles of Myanmar (formally Burma), where the film is officially banned. According to one internet site,

Marylebone Road protest against Total Oppression in Burma
Indymedia UK, UK

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Myanmar/Burma Embassy 19A, Charles St, London W1J 5DX. Protests are held weekly but locations may change. For information and reports on protests in London

Miliband opposes boycott
Foreign Secretary David Miliband is opposed to a boycott of the Beijing Olympics but wants to discuss political and civil rights with Chinese officials during a visit to Asia. | Rights groups are pressing Milib…Full Story

Rambo, a hero to many Burmese – but a fat lunatic to others
| (02-23) 04:00 PST Rangoon, Burma — | Sylvester Stallone’s Rambo character looks like a fat lunatic in his new movie, a Burmese magazine said this week, bucking local public opinion that has glorified him for…Full Story

War-scarred children embrace new life
Alameda Times-Star, CA –
By Rebecca Rosen Lum Kate Mawi, an orphan from Burma, helps prepare dinner at her new home in San Jose on Tuesday, January 29. Kate’s smooth brow buckles

The Burmese junta and the world’s conscience
International Herald Tribune, France

This was never more true than in the statement on Myanmar issued last week by Archbishop Desmond Tutu of South Africa and signed by eight of his fellow

POLITICS-BURMA: UN Envoy’s Next Visit May Turn Farcical
Inter Press Service (subscription), Italy –
The junta, which has renamed the country Myanmar, has a new political reality for the UN envoy to grapple with. In addition to making a sudden announcement

Britain Against Olympics Boycott Despite Crackdown On Christians
BosNewsLife, Hungary –
including a reported crackdown on devoted Christians and other religious groups, or its stance on Darfur and Burma, also known as Myanmar.

 

Tibetan activists stage symbolic torch relay in Taiwan
Beijing 2008 Tiananmen Square2 – China – Olympics – Sports/wam2 …Full Story

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

February 24, 2008 at 11:39 am

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