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Recent Burmese News 090520

May 20, 2009

Recent Burmese News – 090520


Aung San Suu Kyi trial opens to diplomats, journalists

Diplomats and a handful of journalists were permitted Wednesday to attend the third day of Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi’s trial, providing a rare opportunity for her to meet with the international community.
Big News

Foreign Ambassadors To Meet Myanmar

YANGON (AFP)–Myanmar’s military regime was set Wednesday to let ambassadors from three countries meet detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the prison where she is on trial, a diplomat sai…
Morning Star

Junta to brief foreign and UN diplomats

Wednesday, 20 May 2009 12:45Five foreign correspondents and five local journalists have been allowed access to Insein prison court to witness the trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi“Five …
Mizzima News

Divergent views on extension of U.S. sanctions

Wednesday, 20 May 2009 12:35 New Delhi (Mizzima) – Divergent views have emerged among Burmese analysts regarding the extension of U.S. sanctions against military-ruled Burma.Some welcomed the extens…
Mizzima News

Gordon Brown writes open letter of support to Aung San Suu Kyi

London, May 19 : British prime Minister Gordon Brown has sent a message of personal support and solidarity to the arrested Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, saying that she is ‘not alone’ in…
New Kerala

EU to ask China to push Myanmar in right direction

BRUSSELS — The European Union is asking China and other Asian nations to press Myanmar to drop charges against pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and free her from house arrest.
The China Post

Nine Nobel winners condemn Burma trial as

Nine Nobel Peace Prize winners are calling for fellow laureate and Burma pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi to be freed, calling her trial for violating her house arrest a ”mockery,” Costa Rica’s…
The Standard

Pakistan concerned at Burmese opposition leader’s trial

Islamabad, May 20, IRNA — Pakistan Tuesday described the trial of Burmese opposition leader Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi as an unfortunate development and urged the Government of Myanmar to consider reviewin…

Suu Kyi’s “ready to face anything”; trial enters 2nd day

Myanmar’s pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi today said she was “ready to face anything” as her lawyer said the military junta appeared rushing her trial to keep her incarcerated on…

Surveillance stepped up outside Insein – Naw Say Phaw

Security outside Insein prison, where Aung San Suu Kyi is facing the second day of court hearings, has increased, with reports that officials are photographing supporters of Suu Kyi waiting outside th…

Trial of Suu Kyi may dash change in US policy – Foster Klug

The Obama administration has been considering whether a softer approach on Myanmar could spur democratic change in the military-run country, but the trial starting this week of opposition leader Aung …

UN envoy delivers message to Burma junta – Nay Htoo

The United Nations envoy to Burma has said that the international community, including the UN, should step up pressure on the regime to ensure unwarranted charges against Aung San Suu Kyi are dropped.

‘Why Aung San Suu Kyi must be freed’: Carla Bruni’s letter to junta

France’s first lady called on Burma’s ruling military junta to free pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who went on trial in Rangoon today.

Two Burmese die in Malaysian detention center – Wai Moe

Two Burmese migrant workers who were detained at an immigration detention center in Malaysia have died of leptospirosi, an ailment caused by unhealthy drinking water, sources said.

Paris mayor calls for Aung San Suu Kyi to be freed

The mayor of Paris has called for the release in Myanmar of Nobel Laureate and pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi who is on trial on charges she violated the terms of her house arrest.

Why foreigners can make things worse for Burma – Hannah Beech

There’s something about Burma. Zimbabwe, Laos, North Korea, Sudan, Uzbekistan — all these countries are plagued by repressive rulers. But none of these places grips the popular imagination lik…
BurmaNet –

Ministry of Health bans unregistered indigenous medicines – Phanida

The Burmese Ministry of Health on Tuesday announced a list of some unregistered indigenous medicines, which were unfit for consumption, in all the daily newspapers.

China expects Myanmar to realize reconciliation through dialogue

China hopes Myanmar can realize reconciliation, stability and development through dialogues of all parties, Foreign Ministry spokesman Ma Zhaoxu said here Tuesday.

China should break its silence on Suu Kyi

The removal of Aung San Suu Kyi from her home to Rangoon’s infamous Insein Prison and her trial before a secret court have sparked international outrage and condemnation, shared by world leaders, No…

Nature conspires against Cyclone Victims, denying them clean water – Marwaan Macan-Markar

A year after powerful Cyclone Nargis tore through Burma’s Irrawaddy Delta and southern Rangoon, killing tens of thousands of people, nature continues to play a cruel trick on survivors.

Foreign companies in Burma must review their involvement – Yeni

Burma’s stubborn, thuggish military leaders can shrug off Western pressure, however, knowing they can rely on support from such friendly and powerful neighbors as China and India. While neither …

‘We don’t recognize the trial’ – Win Tin

Question: Do the authorities have a strong case against Aung San Suu Kyi? Answer: I don’t think so. This is a conspiracy. The matter of her security is totally in their hands. If the authorities do…
BurmaNet –

Canal dam breaks, flooding villages

Tuesday, 19 May 2009 23:32 Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – The left canal of Kinda dam in Myitha Township, Mandalay Division, cracked on the 16th of May, inundating 12 villages.Incessant heavy rainfall is th…
Mizzima News


ျမန္မာကမၻာ သတင္းပေဒသာ/ေဆာင္းပါးမ်ား

ျမန္မာစာလုံးရယူရန္      zawgyi      bit (RFA)     myanmar1 (BBC)     အျခားျမန္မာေဖာင့္မ်ား

{အထက္ပါ မ်ဥ္းသားထားေသာလင့္မ်ားကုိတုိ႔ၿပီး မိမိတုိ႔ကြန္ပ်ဴတာတြင္ သိမ္းဆည္းထားပါ}


‌‌ၿဗိတိန္‌ ဝန္‌ႀကီးခ်ဳပ္‌ရ့ဲ အိတ္‌ဖြင့္‌‌ေပးစာ

သံတမန္မ်ားကို ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္က ေက်းဇူးတင္ေၾကာင္းေျပာ

အဖြဲ႕ခ်ဳပ္႐ုံးတဝိုက္ လုံၿခံဳေရးတုိးျမႇင့္

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ကုိ လႊတ္ေပးရန္ အာဆီယံအဖြဲ႔ ဥကၠဌ ေတာင္းဆို

ဗုိလ္ခ်ဳပ္ႀကီးမ်ားကုိ ခုံရုံးတင္ရန္ ႀကိဳးစားမည္

ဗိုလ္ခ်ဳပ္မွဴးႀကီးသန္းေရႊ၏ ဆင္ကြက္အတိုင္း

ႏိုင္ငံေရး မတည္ၿငိမ္မႈေၾကာင့္ ကုန္ေစ်းႏႈန္းမ်ား ျမင့္တက္ေန

႐ုံးထုတ္သည့္ တတိယေန႔

ၿမိဳ႕ေမတၱာ ခံယူမယ့္သား

“ရဲရဲသာဝင္သြား … ဘယ္သူမွမသိဘူး”

စစ္အစိုးရႏွင့္ ေရနံကုမၸဏီမ်ား၏က႑

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္အမႈသံတမန္မ်ားေမးျမန္းခြင့္ရလုံၿခံဳေရးမ်ားေလွ်ာ့ခ်ထား ျပည္တြင္းအေျခစိုက္ႏိုင္ငံျခားသတင္းေထာက္မ်ားေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္အမႈသတင္းယူခြင့္ရ

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ကို အျမန္ျပန္လႊတ္ေပးဖို႔ အာဆီယံေတာင္းဆို

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရး မႈတ္ေဆးစာတမ္းလႈပ္႐ွားမႈ ဆင္ႏႊဲ

ၿဗိတိသွ်ဝန္ႀကီးခ်ဳပ္မွ ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္သို႔ အိတ္ဖြင့္ေပးစာပို႔

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္အား ႐ုံးထုတ္စစ္ေဆးမႈ ဒုတိယေန႔ အေျခအေန

ေရြးေကာက္ပြဲမွတပါး တျခားနည္းလမ္းမရိွဟုဦးသုေ၀ ေျပာ

ႂကြက္မွကူးစက္သည့္ ေရာဂါတမ်ဳိးေၾကာင့္မေလးရွားအခ်ဳပ္ခန္းတြင္ ျမန္မာ (၂) ဦး ေသဆုံး

မင္းသားေခါင္းေဆာင္းထားတဲ့ ဘီလူး

မေကာင္းမျမတ္သူတို႔ ေရွ႕ခရီး

ျမန္မာ့အေရး လံုၿခံဳေရးေကာင္စီ ေဆြးေႏြးရန္ စင္ၿပိဳင္အစိုးရ ေတာင္းဆို

ျမန္မာ့အေရး အာဆီယံနဲ႔ တ႐ုတ္ သေဘာထား ထုတ္ျပန္

၂၆ ႏွစ္ၾကာ သီရိလကၤာ ျပည္တြင္းစစ္ အဆံုးသတ္ေၾကာင္း သမၼတ ေၾကညာ

အင္းစိန္ေထာင္ တရားခြင္ ဒုတိယေန႔ တရားလိုျပသက္ေသ ၅ ဦး စစ္ေဆး

ကုလအတြင္းေရးမႉးခ်ဳပ္ သီရိလကၤာ သြားေရာက္စစ္ေဆးမည္



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