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Monday, July 21, 2008

BURMA NEWS INTERNATIONAL:: 21 July 2008

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Divided opinion among Kachins over Gen. Aung San's promise of autonomy (special)
Kachin News Group
Monday, 21 July 2008
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Gen. Aung San
Sixty one years after Burmese General Aung San's assassination opinion is still divided among ethnic Kachin leaders on autonomy arrived at by Gen. Aung San before Burma's independence. July 19 marked 61st year of the general's assassination.
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Woman detained in Nasaka camp in Maungdaw
Kaladan News
Monday, 21 July 2008
Maungdaw, Arakan State : A Rohingya woman has been arrested and detained in Nasaka , Burma 's border security force camp in Maungdaw Township since July 20, for staying in her parent's house. She was asked for Kyat 150,000 for her release, said a relative of the victim on condition of anonymity. 
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BDR seizes goods worth Taka over 16.8 million from Bangla-Burma border
Kaladan News
Monday, 21 July 2008
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) of the 42-Battalion in Teknaf seized smuggled goods worth Taka 16.8 million from the Burma-Bangladesh border in the last three months, according to BDR officials
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Chiangmai Shans mark Martyrs Day
S.H.A.N.
Monday, 21 July 2008
For the second consecutive year, young Shans in Chiangmai assembled yesterday, July 20, a day after the official Martyrs Day, to mark the fatal shooting that shook Burma in 1947.
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Aung San Suu Kyi may be freed in six months time: Yeo
Mizzima News
Monday, 21 July 2008
New Delhi — The Burmese military junta has hinted that detained opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi could be released within six months, Singapore Foreign minister, George Yeo said on Sunday.
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Three more Rohingya refugees die of starvation in Lada camp
Kaladan News
Sunday, 20 July 2008
Teknaf , Bangladesh :  Three more Burmese Rohingya refugees in the unofficial Lada camp died of starvation in July 2 to 19.  They have been facing severe food crisis because incessant heavy rain and consequent lack of work to support their families, said Olison Majee from the camp.
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Forced labor in naval base in Kyaukpru
Kaladan News
Sunday, 20 July 2008
Kyaukpru, Arakan State :  The Burmese Navy has been forcing fishermen to work in the Dayawaddi naval base in Kyaukpru since July 15, according to official. 
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Prisoners forced to work on road repair
Narinjara News
Saturday, 19 July 2008
Prisoners from Buthidaung prison located 80 miles north of Sittwe have been forced by prison authorities to work on repairs to the Buthidaung-Maungdaw motor road, which is situated on the western Burmese border close to Bangladesh, said an eyewitness.
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Drug case creates scare among bank customers
S.H.A.N.
Saturday, 19 July 2008
The controversial double standards adopted by Senior General Than Shwe over the Maung Weik-Aung Zaw Ye Myint drug scandal has created tension among junta's top generals which in turn has prompted panic-stricken customers to withdraw their bank deposits, Chai Sayam reports from the border:
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Martyr's Day marked by Burma's opposition amidst tight security
Mizzima News
Saturday, 19 July 2008
New Delhi – Amidst tight security and stepped up vigilance by the Burmese ruling junta, the country's main opposition political party – the National League for Democracy – on Saturday held a commemorative programme on Burma's Martyr's Day.
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Media Alert

Malaysian NGOs reject criminalization of free expression

Several Malaysian non-government organizations (NGOs) are up in arms over what they claim as the government's continuous invoking of laws to criminalize free expression.

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ဘဂၤလာရိုင္ဖယ္ တပ္ဖြဲ႕၀င္ ႏွစ္ဦး ပစ္သတ္ခံရျပီးေနာက္ ဘဂၤလာ-အိႏၵိယ နယ္စပ္ တင္းမာေန
သတင္း - နိရဥၥရာ
Saturday, 19 July 2008 11:56

အိႏၵိယ နယ္စပ္ လံုျခံဳေရး တပ္ဖြဲ႕၀င္မ်ား၏ လက္ခ်က္ေၾကာင့္ ၾကာသပေတးေန႕က ဘဂၤလာရိုင္ တပ္ဖြဲ႕၀င္ႏွစ္ဦး က်ဆံုးခဲ့ျပီးေနာက္ အိႏိၵယ ဘဂၤလာ နယ္စပ္အေျခအေနမွာ တင္းမာေနေၾကာင္း သတင္းရရွိသည္။

 
ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္တြင္ အာဏာပိုင္မ်ားက လယ္သမားမ်ားထံမွ စပါး၀ယ္ရန္စီစဥ္
သတင္း - နိရဥၥရာ
Written by ေမာင္ရမၼာ   
Saturday, 19 July 2008 11:54

ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္တြင္ ေဒသဆိုင္ရာ အာဏာပိုင္မ်ားက ယခုႏွစ္ စပါး စိုက္ပ်ိဳးရာသီ အတြင္း ၾကိဳတင္ ေခ်းေငြ ထုတ္ေခ်းေပးျခင္းျဖင့္ လယ္သမားမ်ားထံမွ စပါး၀ယ္ယူရန္ ျပင္ဆင္ေနေၾကာင္း ေက်းရြာ ရယက စာေရးတဦးက ေျပာသည္။

 
အန္အယ္လ္ဒီ႐ံုးတြင္ အာဇာနည္ေန႔ အခမ္းအနား က်င္းပ
သတင္း - မဇၩိမသတင္းဌာန
Saturday, 19 July 2008 11:52

နယူးေဒလီ။     ။ အာဏာပိုင္မ်ား ေစာင့္ၾကည့္ေနသည့္ၾကားက အတိုက္အခံ ႏုိင္ငံေရးပါတီ အမ်ဳိးသား ဒီမိုကေရစီ အဖြဲ႔ခ်ဳပ္သည္ အာဇာနည္ေန႔ အခမ္းအနားကို က်င္းပေနဆဲ ျဖစ္သည္။

 
အာဇာနည္ေန႔ အခမ္းအနားမ်ား အတိုက္အခံမ်ား က်င္းပ
သတင္း - မဇၩိမသတင္းဌာန
Saturday, 19 July 2008 11:49

ခ်င္းမုိင္။     ။ ၆၁ ႏွစ္ေျမာက္ အာဇာနည္ေန႔ အခမ္းအနားကို ရန္ကုန္ၿမ့ဳိရွိ အဖြဲ႔ခ်ဳပ္႐ံုးနည္းတူ အျခား ၿမ့ဳိနယ္မ်ားတြင္လည္း အခမ္းအနားမ်ားကို က်င္းပၾကသည္။

 
ေမာင္ေတာ ခရိုင္ ဥကၠဌကို အထက္ အာဏာပိုင္မ်ားက စစ္ေဆးျပီ
သတင္း - နိရဥၥရာ
Written by မင္းဆက္ခိုင   
Friday, 18 July 2008 05:40

ေမာင္ေတာျမိဳ႕ ခရိုင္ ဥကၠဌ ဦးလွ၀င္းအား ဌာနဆိုင္ရာ ၀န္ထမ္းမ်ားအား နိုင္ထက္ စီးႏွင္းျပဳလုပ္မွဳ၊ အဂတိ လိုက္စားျပီး လာဒ္ေပးလာဒ္ယူ ျပဳလုပ္မွဳႏွင့္ မေတာ္မတရား ေငြေၾကးမ်ား ေကာက္ခံမွဳ စသည့္ စြပ္စြဲခ်က္ တို႕ေၾကာင့္ သက္ဆိုင္ရာ အထက္ အာဏာပိုင္မ်ားက လာေရာက္ စစ္ေဆး ေနျပီ ျဖစ္ေၾကာင္း အမည္ မေဖၚလိုသူ ၀န္ထမ္း တဦးက ေျပာသည္။

 
အာဇာနည္မ်ားအတြက္ ငွက္လႊတ္ပဲြက်င္းပ
သတင္း - မဇၩိမသတင္းဌာန
Written by ျမင့္ေမာင္   
Friday, 18 July 2008 05:37

နယူးေဒလီ။     ။ တရားမွ်တမႈအတြက္ တုိက္ပဲြဝင္ရင္း က်ဆံုးခဲ့သည့္ ေက်ာင္းသားျပည္သူမ်ားႏွင့္ လက္ရွိ ႏိုင္ငံေရး အက်ဥ္းသားမ်ားအတြက္ ရည္စူးကာ ေကာင္းမႈကုသိုလ္ ျပဳသည့္အေနျဖင့္ ဝါဆိုသကၤန္းကပ္ပြဲႏွင့္ ငွက္လႊတ္ပြဲကို ယမန္ေန႔က ရန္ကုန္ရွိ ႏုိင္ငံေရး တက္ႂကြလႈပ္ရွားသူ လူငယ္ ၁၅ ဦးက ျပဳလုပ္ခဲ့သည္။

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As Daw Aung San Suu Kyi proclaimed,

As Daw Aung San Suu Kyi proclaimed,
"Justice is a dream. But it is a dream we are determined to realize."