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Suu Kyi Urges Freedom of Speach in Army-Ruled Myanmar
World  (tags: asia, humanrights, freedoms, Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar, freed, freedom of speach, talk, message, Military Junta, NLD, pro-democracy )

- 3171 days ago -
Pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi called on Sunday for freedom of speach in army-ruled Myanmar, urged thousands of supporters to stand up for their rights, and indicate she may urge the West to end sanctions.
Myanmar Junta Sets Election Date of Nov. 7
World  (tags: world, asia, Myanmar, elections, military junta, government, freedoms, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

- 3264 days ago -
Myanmar's ruling military junta announced Friday that the country's first elections in two decades will be held Nov. 7, finally setting a date for polls that critics have dismissed as a sham designed to cement military rule.
Burmese in Japan Shoot Film to Fight for Democracy
World  (tags: humanrights, Refugees&Relief, freedoms, Burma, Myammer, Military Junta, film, DVD, election, democracy )

- 3483 days ago -
With hopes of encouraging their compatriots in their struggle for democracy, a group of Burmese living in Japan is making a film denouncing the military junta that controls Myammer (Burma). They hope to distribute DVDs of the film in Myammer prior to
Burma Rejects Foreign 'Interference' Over Suu Kyi
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Military Junta, Human Rights Violations )

- 3705 days ago -
(AFP)-Burma angrily rejected foreign "pressure and interference" over the trial of Aung San Suu Kyi, denying that the trial was a political ploy to keep her locked up for elections in 2010. "It is not political, it is not a human rights issue..."
Myanmar Calm Amid Dismay Over Trial
World  (tags: Myanmar government, military junta, Suu Kyi, suffering, trial, Govtfearmongering, lies, human rights, freedoms, corruption, abuse, dishonesty )

- 3707 days ago -
YANGON, Myanmar-As the trial of famed dissident Aung San Suu Kyi continues in this crumbling, monsoon-soaked city, residents are privately expressing anger and dismay over the proceedings. But they are giving little indication they intend to challenge--
US Launches First Relief Airlift to Myanmar After Cyclone
World  (tags: Burma, cyclone, humanitarian assistance, US, Military Junta )

- 4086 days ago -
UTAPAO, Thailand - The United States has launched its first relief airlift to Myanmar for last week's cyclone victims. A military C-130 cargo plane packed with supplies left a Thai air force base Monday for Myanmar's biggest city, Yangon. Two more air shi
As Burma's Junta Counts Its Fake Votes, Photos Show the Reality
World  (tags: Burma, Burmese people, Military Junta, humanitarian assistance, Human Rights Violation )

- 4088 days ago -
For Burma's generals it was a weekend to celebrate as they counted the votes in a constitutional referendum no one but they will take seriously. For the 1.5 million Burmese seeking shelter in the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis, without clean water or sanitat
Appeal for Cyclone Nargis Victims in Burma (Myanmar)   video
World  (tags: burma, Burmese people, military junta, Human Rights Now!, humanitarian assistance, after the cyclone, death toll )

- 4088 days ago -
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Oxfam Warns 1.5 Million May Die in Burma   video
World  (tags: burma, Burmese people, military junta, Human Rights Now!, humanitarian assistance, after the cyclone, death toll )

- 4088 days ago -
It is race against time. The death toll following the Burmese cyclone disaster could rise to 1.5 million, an aid organisation has warned.
BURMA - Desperate Urge to Survive
World  (tags: Burma, Burmese people, Military Junta, humanitarian assistance, Human Rights Violation )

- 4088 days ago -
Thousands of desperate people line the road, and more keep coming out by the hour. They are just standing there, outside their ruined houses, waiting for help. AND IT IS NOT COMING. They are hungry and thirsty, their faces strained and scared, and you can
BURMA - Children Starve as Aid Is Blocked
World  (tags: Burma, Burmese people, Military Junta, humanitarian assistance, Human Rights Violation )

- 4088 days ago -
"WE HAVEN'T eaten rice for the past few days," Dowla Shwe says, sitting forlornly by the roadside in southern Burma, begging for food from every passer-by. "We have nothing," she says, nodding towards her starving children. "They are getting weak, and
Burmese People Didn't Know the Storm Was Coming When the Rest of the World Did.   video
World  (tags: burma, Burmese people, suffering, military junta, corruption, brutalism, UnitedNations, cyclone, humanitarian assistance )

- 4088 days ago -
Burma's brutal and corrupt military junta failed to warn the people, failed to evacuate any areas, and suppressed the freedom of communication.
Burma Impounds UN Aid Deliveries
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Cyclone victims, UN, MSF, Military Junta, Corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 4089 days ago -
The World Food Programme has halted aid shipments to Burma after the contents of its first delivery were impounded on arrival in the military-ruled country.
Crimes Agains Humanity (VIDEOS)
World  (tags: condemn, Burma, Myanmar, China, Tyranny, Cyclone, Military Junta, anger, frustration, Aid, Beirut, Hezbollah, unitednations, more )

- 4089 days ago -
Myanmar faces famine and desease. Referendum vote begins in Burma amid devestation. Burma referandum goes ahead. Burma blocks relief workers. News from the world.

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