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Recent Burmese News 090317

March 18, 2009

Recent Burmese News – 090317

Border fencing by Myanmar upsets Bangladesh

Bangladesh says its eastern neighbour Myanmar is ‘unilaterally’ erecting a barbed wire fencing along its border and has mobilised troops and naval force.
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Indonesia, Myanmar in talks on Rohingya boat people

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono Monday met Myanmar’s Prime Minister General Thein Sein for talks on various issues, including the issue of the so-called Rohingya boat people, officials said.
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Myanmar PM on official visit to Singapore

Myanmar’s Prime Minister General Thein Sein arrived in Singapore on Tuesday for a two-day official visit, the government said. He was welcomed by Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who was s…
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Norway divests from Dongfeng Company

Tuesday, 17 March 2009 15:14 New Delhi (Mizzima) – The Norwegian Ministry of Finance has excluded the Chinese company Dongfeng Motor Group Co. Ltd from the Government Pension fund – Global, for se…
Mizzima News
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Myanmar junta arrest 5 opposition members+

YANGON, March 17 (AP) – (Kyodo)—Myanmar’s ruling junta has arrested five members of the opposition National League for Democracy, led by detained leader Aung San Suu Kyi, earlier this month, the …
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Five Suu Kyi Supporters Arrested In Myanmar – Opposition

authorities have arrested five members of detained democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s party, a spokesman said Tuesday, as the U.N. chastised the regime for its harsh treatment of dissidents.
Morning Star
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Junta arrests 5 members of Aung San Suu Kyi party

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) – Authorities have arrested five members of detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s political party, a spokesman said Tuesday, a day after the U.N. called for the release…
Find Law
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Chinese PLA General Staff chief leaves for visit to Myanmar, Vietnam and ROK

Chen Bingde, chief of the General Staff of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA), left here on Tuesday morning for an official goodwill visit to Myanmar, Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (ROK). …
People’s Daily
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Four NLD Members Arrested

Four members of the National League for Democracy (NLD) opposition party were arrested this month, as exiled human rights groups continue to call for the release of all political prisoners.Kyi Lwin, i…
The Irrawaddy
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Myanmar PM in Indonesia to discuss Rohingya issue

Migrant issue: Myanmar’s Prime Minister Gen Thein Sein, (L), is greeted by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono before their meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia yesterday.Picture: Reuters
Brunei Times
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Imprisoned monks’ leader sends message of solidarity – Nan Kham Kaew

The imprisoned All-Burma Monks Alliance leader, U Gambira, has passed on a message of support to human rights and democracy activists in Burma to keep fighting for change in the political system, said…
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Environmentalists demand halt to US $ 35 billion Burma dams – Usa Pichai

Activists and environmentalists across the globe on Saturday urged Burma’s neighbouring countries to halt dam construction projects as it hurts local residents while providing financial lifeline to …
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WFP to facilitate meeting for famine victims in Chin State

The Inter Agency Working Group (IAWG) for Chin famine victims will hold a meeting to discuss the Chin famine issue in Rangoon, the former capital of Burma, on March 27, 2009. The meeting would be held…
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New bridge proposed in Mae Sot – Lawi Weng

The Chamber of Commerce in Thailand’s Tak Province has proposed a plan to build a second “Friendship Bridge” linking Mae Sot and Myawaddy, according to the head of the local business ass…
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Burmese delegation arrives in Jakarta – Wai Moe

Burmese Prime Minister Gen Thein Sein arrived in Jakarta on Monday on an official visit, heading a delegation of five key ministers and nine leading businessmen. Issues such as Rohingya boatpeople, bi…
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Police deployed to quell activity on Burma Human Rights Day – Thurein Soe

Security was tight in Burma’s former capital and economic hub Rangoon last Friday as overseas Burmese democracy activists marked the 21-year anniversary of the country’s Human Rights Day.
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Campaigners unhappy over Japan’s support to junta – Mungpi

The training on how to conduct an election was given to five Burmese military officials by Japan as part of its support to the junta’s seven-step roadmap to democracy, of which the general election …
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UN expert to Myanmar: release political prisoners

A U.N. human rights investigator has urged Myanmar to release its 2,100 or so political prisoners before holding next year’s elections — the country’s first ballot in two decades.
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Two Muslim youth succumb to torture injuries

Two Muslim youth in Maungdaw on the western Burmese border recently died from severe injuries soon after they were released from custody by Burmese army intelligence in Maungdaw, said a relative.
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Obama, Indonesian President discuss Burma – Lalit K Jha

US President Barack Obama discussed the issue of restoration of democracy and protection of human rights in Burma when he made a telephone call to Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Frid…
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U.S. in a quandary over policy on Myanmar – Seth Mydans

It has been a policy of unintended consequences “two decades of isolation and sanctions by the United States that only made Myanmar’s ruling generals more stubborn” and now a new adm…
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Submit your idea for the next great mobile application! Mobile Challenge deadline, March 20

The Mobile Challenge invites project submissions from the general public that apply new mobile technologies to advance human rights investigations, advocacy and outreach. Through a NetSquared Communit…
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Differences among groups planning to contest election

Monday, 16 March 2009 21:40 Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – Differences have cropped up between two groups led by Aye Lwin and Ohn Lwin, which are jointly planning to contest the 2010 general elections, acco…
Mizzima News
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UN Rights Envoy Urges Burma to Free Dissidents Before Elections

A United Nations human rights investigator says Burma’s military rulers should free more than 2,100 political prisoners they are holding before elections next year.Tomas Ojea Quintana says Burma must …
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Burmese scribes attend SAARC literature festival

Monday, 16 March 2009 20:56 New Delhi (Mizzima) – Burmese poets and journalists – for the first time ever participated in a regional literature festival being held in Agra, India’s historical city, …
Mizzima News
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Coordination mechanism extended for one year

BANGKOK, 16 March 2009 (IRIN) – The Myanmar government has extended the operations of the Tripartite Core Group (TCG) – regarded as key in bringing oversees relief and reconstruction efforts to the co…
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China donates earth-moving equipment to Myanmar for post-Nargis reconstruction

China donated 18 sets of bulldozers and 40 sets of excavators to Myanmar Monday for use in rehabilitation and reconstruction work in cyclone-affected areas in the country. The earth-moving equipment w…
People’s Daily
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မန္မာကမၻာ သတင္းပေဒသာ/ေဆာင္းပါးမ်ား

ျမန္မာစာလုံးရယူရန္      zawgyi      bit (RFA)     myanmar1 (BBC)     အျခားျမန္မာေဖာင့္မ်ား

{အထက္ပါ မ်ဥ္းသားထားေသာလင့္မ်ားကုိတုိ႔ၿပီး မိမိတုိ႔ကြန္ပ်ဴတာတြင္ သိမ္းဆည္းထားပါ}


ေဒၚစုလႊတ္ေပးေရး အယူခံထပ္တင္

ဂ်ပန္က ျမန္မာကို ေရြးေကာက္ပဲြဆုိင္ရာ သင္တန္းေပး

ႏုိင္ငံေရးသမား ၂၁ဝဝ ကုိ လႊတ္ရန္ ကုလအရာရိွ ေတာင္းဆုိ

ကိုယ့္တာဝန္ ကိုယ္ေက်ၾကဖုိ႐ွင္ီရ မကား

႐ြးေကာက္ပဲမတိုင္မီ အခက္ ၄ က္ကို စစ္အစိုးရ လိုက္နာဖို အစီရင္ခံစာမာေဖာ္

ဟိုိုလူလူ သတင္းစာဆရာမားအဖက ဦးဝင္းတင္ကို ဂုဏ္ထူးေဆာင္ အသိအမတ္

လူငယ္တာဝန္ခံ ကိုထန္းထန္ုိင္၏ မိတီလာေထာင္ဝင္စာ အဆင္မေ

၈၈ ်ိဳးဆက္ေခင္းေဆာင္ ကိုလ်ဳိးေနာင္ မက္စိေဝဒနာ ပိုဆိုးေန

ေကာ့ေသာင္းေထာင္ေရာက္ ၈၈ ေခင္းေဆာင္ ကိုပံးခ်ဳိ ေထာင္ဝင္စာခက္ခဲ

၁၀ တန္း စာေမးပၾဲေဴဖ ေကာင္းသားမိဘမားကုိ ဧည့္စာရင္းခ ေတာင္းခံ

စာေမးပြဲ စစ္ေဆးမႈ ပံုမွန္ဟု ျမင္းျခံဆရာမေျပာ

စစ္ေတြၿမ့ဳိနယ္ ကားလမ္းျပင္ ေဒသခံမ်ား လုပ္အားေပးရ

၁၈ ႏွစ္ေကာ္ ေထာင္ထဲေနခဲ့ရေသာႏိုင္ငံေရးအကဥ္းသား၏ ခံယူခက္ႏွင့္အမင္

KNU စစ္ေခါင္းေဆာင္မ်ား ထိုင္းဘက္ကမ္း ျပန္ဝင္မရေသး

မီးေဘးကာကြယ္ေရးသတင္း ေငြမရွိ၍ တီဗီြမွ မလႊင္႔ႏုိင္  

ရွမ္းတဲႀကီးေက်းရြာအနီး ေရနံထြက္ရွိျခင္းသတင္း မမွန္ကန္  

လူရႊင္ေတာ္ျပက္လုံးအေပၚအၿငိမ့္ကခြင့္မေပးသည္ထိ အၿငိဳးထား

ပဲေစ်းကြက္ေအးစက္ ကုမၸဏီမ်ား ဆက္ဖြဲ႕

ဗိုလ္သိန္းစိန္ရဲ႕အင္ဒိုနီးရွားခရီးနဲ႔ စဥ္းစားစရာမ်ား  

၂ဝ၁ဝ ေရြးေကာက္ပြဲက ဖန္တီးႏိုင္တဲ့ အေျပာင္းအလဲတခု

စက္မႈ()၀န္ႀကီးဌာန စားေသာက္ကုန္လုပ္ငန္း အ႐ံႈးေပၚ၍ ၿပိဳလဲေတာ့မည္

ျမန္မာအတိုက္အခံ လႈပ္ရွားသူအခ်ိဳ႕ ဖမ္းဆီးခံရ

ေက်ာက္မ်က္ျပပဲြ ကြန္ဗင္းရွင္း စင္တာတြင္ က်င္းပ

ျပည္ၿမိဳ႕မွာ ၾကက္သားၾကက္ဥ ျပန္ေရာင္းၿပီ

ရမည္းသင္း ေမွာင္ခို ေရႊေမွာ္ ပိတ္ၿပီ

မူဆယ္ စည္ပင္သာယာ သၿဂၤိဳဟ္ စရိတ္ အဆ၂၀ တိုးေကာက္မည္

ေကာက္‌‌ေစးကက္‌ပက္‌မဒဏ္‌ အလုပ္‌သမား‌ေတ အလူးအလဲခံ‌

မာဒါဂတ္စကာ သမၼတနန္းေတာ္ကို စစ္တပ္ သိမ္းပိုက္

ပါကစၥတန္ျပႆနာ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာအေျဖရွာမႈ အေမရိကန္ႀကိဳဆို


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