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Recent Burmese News 090721

July 21, 2009

Recent Burmese News – 090721

Gandhian award in South Africa for Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmarese pro-democracy activist and leader of the National League for Democracy Aung San Suu Kyi was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Reconciliation and Peace here.
Big News

Is Burma going nuclear

The recent aborted voyage of a North Korean ship, photographs of massive tunnels and a top secret meeting have raised alarm bells that one of the world’s poorest nations may be aspiring to join the nu…
Mail and Guardian

Clinton heads to SE Asia for talks on N Korea, Myanmar

BANGKOK: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton headed to Thailand on Tuesday for a regional security conference expected to focus on the North Korean nuclear threat, Myanmar’s rights record and terror…
Times of Oman

Indonesia leads Asean Burma fears

Indonesia’s foreign minister has said Burma’s elections cannot be free and fair unless detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is free.Hasan Wirayuda was speaking as regional foreign ministers gat…

Is Myanmar Moving Toward Nuclear Status

FILE – In this Monday, May 21, 2007 file photo, North Korean cargo ship Kang Nam I is docked at Myanmar International Terminals Thilawar port, south of Yangon, Myanmar. The recent aborted voyage of th…
ABC News

Is Myanmar seeking nukes to ‘challenge’ U.S.

No one expects military-run Myanmar, also known as Burma, to obtain an atomic bomb anytime soon, but experts have the Southeast Asian nation on their radar screen.

Myanmar opposition leader Suu Kyi awarded Gandhi peace prize

Durban – Myanmar opposition leader and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Reconciliation and Peace at a ceremony on Monday night in South …
Earth Times

Malaysian officers held over Myanmar migrant sale

Malaysian authorities have arrested five immigration officers suspected of selling illegal immigrants from Myanmar to human traffickers, police said Tuesday.It is the first time Malaysia has found evi…
eTaiwan News

ASEAN Foreign Ministers expect Burma to act responsively

Tuesday, 21 July 2009 10:48 Phuket, Thailand (Mizzima) – As the 42nd ASEAN Foreign Minister’s Meeting officially kicked off in Thailand’s island province of Phuket, delegates to the conference exp…
Mizzima News

Gambling epidemic snares Burma’s poor

As the clock ticks towards noon, the Sky Cafe in Rangoon’s shabby Daubon Township starts to fill up. Young women carrying babies, men from the bicycle repair shop across the road, and old ladies smoki…
The Independent

Junta transports armaments to Puta-O district

Military hardware, including weapons and ammunition is being transported to Puta-O (also called Putau in Kachin) district, Kachin State, in the northernmost region of Burma since last year by the mili…

Myanmar private industries try to export more garments to East Asian countries

Myanmar private garment industries are trying to get more garment orders from East Asian countries in the current fiscal year of 2009-2010 for the export of them, a local weekly reported Monday.

ASEAN Foreign Ministers discuss challenges, Burma’s human rights – Daniel Schearf

Phuket, Thailand – Thailand’s prime minister has defended the Association of Southeast Asian Nations’ plans for a human rights body. Abhisit Vejjajiva made the comments at the opening of A…

U.S.-China strategic and economic dialogue to be held in Washington DC – Charles W. Freeman

The United States and China will convene the first annual joint Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in Washington on July 27–28, 2009. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury Secreta…

Taking bets on increased poverty

Yangon – Illegal lotteries are growing in popularity in Myanmar, fuelled by a sense of hopelessness and exacerbating the widespread economic hardship, say aid workers. BurmaNet

An enduring byproduct of war – Daniela Nayu

The byproducts of the world’s longest running internal conflict, grossly underreported, have been so severe that international lawyers and rights groups believe that the ruling junta in Burma could …

Giant Burmese Python Caught in Florida’s Eradication Program

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, July 17, 2009 (ENS) – Florida has a problem with giant Burmese pythons released into the wild by disenchanted pet owners, and today, the first day of the state’s 2009 eradication…
Environment News Service

Junta beefs up military presence in Kachin State

Monday, 20 July 2009 21:08 Ruili (Mizzima) – In what could be preparation for a fresh military campaign, the Burmese army was recently seen transporting more troops toward the country’s north, where… Mizzima News

Father and son shot dead in Thai-Burmese border town

Monday, 20 July 2009 21:01 Chiang Mai (Mizzima) – In a sensational killing, a father and his son were shot dead in Tachileik of eastern Shan State on Sunday, local residents said. Local sources said…
Mizzima News

Tornado injures three in Rangoon

Monday, 20 July 2009 19:07 Rangoon (Mizzima) – At least three people were injured, and the roofs of several houses blown away, by a tornado which tore through Rangoon’s Thaketha Township at about 2:30… Mizzima News

Security tight in Myanmar on Martyr’s Day

YANGON: Myanmar’s military rulers tightened security in downtown Yangon ON Sunday as officials gathered to commemorate the death 62 years ago of the father of jailed opposition leader Aung San Suu …
Times of India

ASEAN renews pressure on N. Korea, Myanmar+

PHUKET, Thailand, July 20 (AP) – (Kyodo)—Foreign ministers from Southeast Asia condemned anew Monday North Korea’s nuclear tests and renewed pressure from the 10-member bloc for Pyongyang to aban…
Breitbart – Comment on this

Asean not in favour of sanction on Myanmar

PHUKET: Despite world condemnation of the human rights abuses and clampdown on pro-democracy movements in Myanmar, Asean has ruled out sanctioning or further alienating its widely-criticised member.
New Straits Times


ျမန္မာကမၻာ သတင္းပေဒသာ/ေဆာင္းပါးမ်ား

ျမန္မာစာလုံးရယူရန္        zawgyi      bit (RFA)     myanmar1 (BBC)     အျခားျမန္မာေဖာင့္မ်ား

{အထက္ပါ မ်ဥ္းသားထားေသာလင့္မ်ားကုိတုိ႔ၿပီး မိမိတုိ႔ကြန္ပ်ဴတာတြင္ သိမ္းဆည္းထားပါ}

လူထုကို လူထုနဲ႔ တိုက္ရမယ္ဟု ျပည္ထဲေရးဝန္ၾကီး ေျပာဆို

ဦးဝင္းတင္ က်န္းမာေရးမေကာင္း ေဆးကုသမႈခံယူေနရ

ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ (သို႔မဟုတ္) သဇင္နီ – (အပိုင္း ၁၂)

ႏ်ဴကလီးယားအေရး ျမန္မာက ႐ုရွႏွင့္ ေဆြးေႏြး

ႏိုင္ငံေရးအက်ဥ္းသားမ်ားကို ျပန္လႊတ္ေပးရန္ျမန္မာကို အာဆီယံေတာင္းဆို

ႏိုင္ငံကူးလက္မွတ္ ထုတ္ေပးေရး႐ံုးကို ဝင္ေရာက္စစ္ေဆး ဒု-ရဲအုပ္ (၁) ဦးႏွင့္ ပဲြစား (၂၇) ဦးကို ဖမ္းဆီးထား
ျမန္မာ့အေရး ထုိင္း ဖိအားေပး

မလႊဲသာလို႔သာ လက္တြဲရတာ ေတာ္ေတာ္ေတာ့ နံတယ္ …

မေလး႐ွားအက်ဥ္းစခန္းမ်ားမွာ ျမန္မာေတြ တျဖည္းျဖည္း မ်ားျပားလာ

လွ်ဳိ႕ဝွက္အစီရင္ခံစာ ေပါက္ၾကားမႈေၾကာင့္ အရာ႐ိွအခ်ဳိ႕ ဖမ္းဆီးခံရ

ေျမာက္ကုိရီးယားျပႆနာႏွင့္ အၾကမ္းဖက္မႈကိစၥ အာဆီယံေဆြးေႏြးမည္

နာဂစ္ကယ္ဆယ္ေရး ၀န္ထမ္း ၂၀၀ ေက်ာ္ ျပည္ဝင္ခြင့္မရ

ျမန္မာစစ္အစိုးရ ဖိအားေပးျခင္းႏွင့္ ရင္ဆိုင္ရဘြယ္႐ိွ

စစ္ဗိုလ္ႏွစ္ဦးက ရဲေယာင္ေဆာင္ၿပီး ဆိုင္ကယ္ လုယက္

တုိင္းရင္းသား စည္းလုံးညီၫြတ္ေရးကိစၥ ပအိုဝ္ညီလာခံ ေကာ္မတီမွာ ေျပာၾကား

စစ္အစုိးရလက္ေအာက္႐ိွ ျပည္သူထဲက သတင္းေထာက္မ်ား အခန္းက႑

ေဒၚစုနဲ႔ အက်ဳိးေဆာင္ေရွ႕ေနေတြ ေနာက္ဆုံး ေလွ်ာက္လဲခ်က္အတြက္ ေတြ႕ဆုံေဆြးေႏြး

ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံအေပၚ ဒဏ္ခတ္ အေရးယူမႈ ထိုင္း၀န္ႀကီးခ်ဳပ္ ကန္႔ကြက္

ရန္ကုန္ၿမိဳ႕တြင္း ဆိုင္ကယ္စီးခြင့္ ထပ္မံကန္႔သတ္ေရွာင္တခင္ ဖမ္းဆီးမႈမ်ား ျပဳလုပ္

စတီရီယိုေခတ္ဦး အမွတ္တရ MRTV 4 တြင္လႊင့္မည္

အေမရိကန္ အိႏၵိယ ႏွစ္ႏုိင္ငံ လက္နက္ဆုိင္ရာ သေဘာတူညီခ်က္ လက္မွတ္ေရးထိုးႏုိင္

ေဒသတြင္း လူ႔အခြင့္အေရးအဖြဲ႕ ဖြဲ႕စည္းဖို႔ အာဆီယံ ႏုိင္ငံျခားေရး၀န္ႀကီးေတြ သေဘာတူ

အာဆီယံ၏ လူ႔အခြင့္အေရး ေၾကညာစာတမ္းမူၾကမ္း ေဝဖန္ခံေနရ

အိႏၵိယ အ‌ေမရိကန္‌ လက္‌နက္‌‌နည္‌းပညာ ‌စာခ်ဳပ္‌ခ်ဳပ္‌

‌ေဝဖန္‌မႈ‌ေတြကုိ ဘန္‌ကီမြန္‌းျပန္‌‌ေခ်ပ


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