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World focus on Burma (12 October 2008)

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… North Korean terrorists at Awungsan Cemetery in Burma, now called Myanmar, in 1983, at the Korean War Memorial Museum in Seoul, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008. …

MYANMAR: Disabled people await post-cyclone aid
IRINnews.org, NY –

YANGON, 12 October 2008 (IRIN) – More than five months after Cyclone Nargis struck southern Myanmar, people with physical disabilities (PwDs) continue to …

Thailand signs to buy power from Burma
Bangkok Post, Thailand –
Burma is under sanctions by the United States and Europe because of its human rights record. But the impact of the sanctions has been weakened as neighbours …

Burma signs energy deal with Thailand, Singapore
Radio Australia, Australia –
Burma has signed an agreement with Thai and Singaporean companies to provide the two energy-hungry nations with electricity from a hydro-power project. …

World War II fighter’s life shattered
Express Buzz, India –
He converted and took part in anti-German operations followed by the action against Japanese advance from Burma (now Myanmar) between 1939 and 1945. …

In crisis, Myanmar dissident sees hope
Pioneer Press, MN –
He’s drawing new strength from what he calls the formidable force of young people who defied the regime to aid the victims of Tropical Cyclone Nargis. …

Their homes are burnt … Their families are chased, shot at, killed
MyWestTexas.com, TX –

Will you go to back to Burma, Luia? he asked. Luia told him that he would not. The cyclone that blew through part of Myanmar in May took off part of the …

Children, displaced peoples and Media featured in Asian Missions …
Christian Today — Australia, Australia –

The strategy to minister to the Karen Burmese near the Myanmar (Burma) border and in Australia is a new focus of AEF, in conjunction with the newly formed …

Political beliefs vs professional duty
Bangkok Post, Thailand –
Not surprisingly, the doctors’ stance was roundly condemned by dozens of human rights activists and academics who branded it a “serious violation of medical …

‘Today’s terrorist is a sociopath’
Times of India, India –
Up until now, insurgents and terrorists were funded and trained in camps in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Burma. Terror activities in India are still receiving …

JOHN KETTLEY: Nice weather for us, but natural disasters have …
Daily Mail, UK –
More than 230000 people have lost their lives, including an estimated 138000 from Cyclone Nargis, which hit Burma in May. There have been record floods in …

Bush Administration Removes North Korea From “State Sponsors” List …
Counterterrorism Blog, NJ –
… were also behind a 1983 attempt to kill South Korean President Chun Doo Hwan, who was scheduled to visit a memorial in Rangoon, Burma (now Myanmar. …

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

October 12, 2008 at 3:04 pm

Posted in World Focus on Burma

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