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World focus on Burma (30 August 2008)

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Heavy rain expected to worsen northern India floods over weekend
ReliefWeb (press release), Switzerland –
South Asia’s monsoon season typically begins in June and lasts through September, affecting Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Myanmar (Burma) and Pakistan. …

US Department of State: Refusal of the Burmese Regime to Cooperate …
ISRIA (subscription), DC –
Improved relations between Burma and the international community depend on the Burmese regime taking concrete and sincere steps in this direction.

Old and new builders come together
Chicago Daily Herald, IL –
General Richard Smykal, Ralph’s father, helped build the Burma Road linking what was then called Myanmar to China during World War II. ...

3 decades of helping immigrants assimilate
San Francisco Chronicle,  USA –
The event will include speakers such as human rights advocate Dolores Huerta of the United Farm Workers and Kovida U, an English Center student who is a …

Burmese days: A nation faces up to its future
Independent, UK –
The monks cannot and will not take up arms against the junta. As one monk on the Thai-Burmese border said to me last September, “To play a physically …

Union, Alliance blast Myanmar FTA
TVNZ, New Zealand –
… it includes Burma. General secretary Trevor Hanson says the deal will only be good for what he calls the “violently anti-worker regime in Myanmar”. …

Aung San Suu Kyi continues to refuse food supplies
Mizzima.com, India –
Chiang Mai – Burma’s detained opposition leader and democracy icon Daw Aung San Suu Kyi continues to refuse food deliveries, even after nearly two weeks of …

88 Gen students on trial inside prison
Mizzima.com, India –
Nyan Win, spokesperson of Burma’s main opposition party – National League for Democracy – said, “This is a continuous crackdown on political activists and …

Twenty seven children poisoned by physic nuts
Mizzima.com, India –
Dr. Kyi Kyi Thin from the Institute of Medicine 1 (IM 1) revealed this in a lecture on ‘World Crises in Food, Water and Energy’ held at the Myanmar Medical …

New Zealand- ASEAN free-trade, ‘slow motion disaster’ for workers …
Mizzima.com, India –
… on the tables of the fascist junta of Myanmar, while we get cheap products produced by slave labour in Myanmar [Burma] destroying jobs in New Zealand. …

Burmese gem sales decline as tourism slumps
Mizzima.com, India –
An official at the ‘Myanmar Gem Trading’ said the auction will be held from October 4 to October 16 and invitations have been sent to all Burmese missions …

Better half: Unconventional women in America and Asia
Khaleej Times, United Arab Emirates –
Take a look at the heroic Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel Peace Prize winner closeted for years in her home in Burma/Myanmar on orders from the evil junta. …

Press Briefing by Dana Perino
StreetInsider.com (subscription), MI –
… President’s travel to China — Olympics now over — many human rights groups are asking if President had really represented them, like Burma, Tibetans, …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

August 30, 2008 at 3:49 am

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