Save Burma

အာဏာရွင္စနစ္ က်ဆံုးမွ တတိုင္းျပည္လံုး စစ္မွန္တဲ့ ဒီမိုကေရစီကို ခံစားရမယ္

World focus on Burma (15 June 2008)

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Police arrest Myanmar activist who ferried aid to cyclone survivors

International Herald Tribune, France –

Myanmar was formerly called Burma. Zarganar has been already imprisoned several times. Most recently, he was held for three weeks for providing food and …

Continue sanctions

Louisville Courier-Journal, KY –

… D-Calif., once again are sponsoring legislation to continue economic sanctions against the military-run government of Myanmar, also known as Burma. …

Thai rice gurus predict long-term sellers’ market – Feature

Earthtimes (press release), UK –

Thailand has been the world’s top rice exporter since the mid-1960s, after the world’s former leader, Myanmar, fell under military rule in 1962 and its …

Pittsford photographer, Brow Diva studio team up to aid Myanmar

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, NY –

Kogut, of Pittsford, visited Myanmar, also called Burma, last year and was eager to help, so she and Cahill selected three pictures of young Burmese monks …

Myanmar (Burma): Aid yields results; 171000 people see emergency …

ReliefWeb (press release), Switzerland –

Presbyterian World Service & Development (PWS&D) continues to aid victims of Cyclone Nargis which devastated Myanmar’s Irrawaddy Delta on 2 May 2008. …

In cyclone-hit Myanmar, rain drenches children in roofless school

AFP –

KAWHMU, Myanmar (AFP) — Many remain traumatised after Cyclone Nargis flattened the impoverished farming village of Mawin, which is in Kawhmu township in a …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

June 15, 2008 at 7:38 am

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