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World Focus on Burma (21 Mar 08)

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Burma’s rocky roads
United Press International, Asia, China –
(The 2008 report of the Special Rapporteur on human rights in Myanmar [Burma] can be downloaded in PDF format from: …
New lives, new life
Albany Times Union, NY –
Last year, military rulers in the Asian nation formerly known as Burma staged a bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protesters. More families like this, …
Junta snubs UN envoy, tightens control
United Press International, Asia, China – By KHIN OHMAR BANGKOK, Thailand, The second week of March saw the third visit of the UN special envoy to Burma, Ibrahim Gambari, but his visit brought no …
Nation supports UN role, respects Myanmar sovereignty
VietNamNet Bridge, Vietnam –
VietNamNet Bridge – A Vietnamese representative to the United Nations said on March 18 the country supports the UN’s role in resolving the Myanmar issue and …
MISSION WATCH: Thousands Of Burma Buddhist Monks Embrace …
BosNewsLife, Hungary –
… and] Savior,” ahead of Easter said Christian Aid Mission (CAM), a major mission group representing native missionaries in Burma, also known as Myanmar. …
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Burma urged to legalize exiled trade union
Mizzima.com, India –
Drawing attention to “the total absence of a legislative framework and climate sufficient to enable trade unions to exist in Myanmar,” the working group ..
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Orchid Species Now Extinct in Burma
The Irrawaddy News Magazine, Thailand –
According to the Myanmar Forestry Department statistics, there are more than 17000 species of orchid in the world, with 841 species in Burma. …
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Junta approves FM station for Mandalay
Mizzima.com, India –
Dr. Tin Tun Oo additionally holds a stake in one of Burma’s leading English weeklies, The Myanmar Times, which is run by Australian businessman Ross Dunkley …
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Father Vismara, a venerable patriarch of Burma
AsiaNews.it, Italy –
But in Myanmar, where the PIME missionary lived for 65 years, Father Vismara was already venerated by the Church as the ‘Patriarch of Burma’ after the …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

March 20, 2008 at 9:21 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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