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World Focus on Burma (18 Apr 08)

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More Suspects Arrested in Death of 54 Burmese Migrant Workers
Irrawaddy News MagazineThailand –


Between one and two million Burmese migrant workers face danger and discrimination at work and arrest from Thai authorities. (Photo: AFP)

The deaths occurred in Suksamran District near Kawthoung, Burma. The driver and an accomplice who was riding in the truck have been arrested. …


Myanmar junta briefly detains ‘no’ campaigners
Gulf Times, 
Qatar –

The opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) has urged the former Burma’s voters to reject the junta-drafted constitution in the May 10 plebiscite. …


Bliss on the border
Bangkok Post, 
Thailand –

It’s there to patrol our territorial waters for, less than a kilometre away, is an island belonging to Burma. Given the proximity of the frontier it’s no …


South Korean President Discusses US-South Korea Relations
Washington Post, 
United States –
THE POST: As you know, President Bush has been very interested in the situation in
Burma and Myanmar and recently there have been reports that North Korea


International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development, 
UK –

Before the agreement can enter into force, ASEAN countries — Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), the Philippines, Singapore,

Burma (Myanmar): Persistent threats to basic health rights of …
MyNews.inIndia –

The Asian Human Rights Commission takes this opportunity to reiterate its concerns for the health and physical integrity of all Burma’s detainees, …


Latest ‘Rambo’ Movie Now Showing in Vietnam

… and is being shown in multiplexes from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City. The movie is banned in Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, where the latest story is set.


Japan: Footage of Tibet and East Turkestan
Global Voices Online, MA –

Myanmar Genocide blog publishes the “Burma Democratic Diagram“, a brain storming diagram for political calculations for Burma. …


Global Student Association presents International Night
Lakeland Mirror (subscription), WI –

Swe Swe Htay (freshman) presented on Myanmar, formally Burma. She effectively engaged the audience by describing the food, clothing, and buildings of …



Written by Lwin Aung Soe

April 18, 2008 at 6:17 am

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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