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Open letter to Burma & Bangladesh: AHRC

AHRC-logo-sThe Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) is taking the unusual step of writing to you jointly with regards to ...
Last Updated ( Thursday, 14 June 2012 16:27 )

Open Letter on restoring the University of Yangon to its former glory

(Letter) 1. Over the past year, Myanmar has taken significant steps at national reconciliation, and in promoting rule of law,
Last Updated ( Friday, 25 May 2012 17:39 )

Burma: Release critically ill Phyo Wai Aung without delay

Phyo-Wai-Aung-sAn Open Letter from the Asian Human Rights Commission to the President of Burma, Thein Sein.
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 23 May 2012 19:08 )

‘Burma and Myanmar mean exactly the same thing’

Bertil-sThe Financial Times in London recently changed its policy of using Burma to using Myanmar when referring to the country.
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 11 January 2012 21:16 )

Response to criticism of demonstration on Monday

mark-4th-anniversary-saffron-2ss(Letter) – I would like to respond to comments by Ludu Sein Win and Dr. Than Htut Aung (CEO, Eleven Media Group) regarding Monday’s ...
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 28 September 2011 18:25 )

Can football heal animosities in Burma?

AFF-under-19-championship-2011-1s(Letter) “Our lingua franca” – It was the word that came into my mind when I saw the news photo of Aung San Suu Kyi's attending ...
Last Updated ( Friday, 16 September 2011 12:04 )

Permits to turn in old cars and buy newer models

envelope-icon(Letter) A meeting was held on Sunday concerning car-buying permits and the sudden rise in the price of old cars. Authorities said ...
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 14 September 2011 12:30 )

What can landowners do if the government wants their land?

(Letter to Editor) – I wondered about something after reading an article about land confiscation. I agree that ongoing illegal land confiscation ...
Last Updated ( Monday, 27 June 2011 17:45 )

Dr. U Myint’s paper needed and timely

(Letter) – I have never come across such undiplomatic phrases and unintelligent remarks made by a diplomat on a complicated ...
Last Updated ( Wednesday, 01 June 2011 12:04 )

Poverty is not a ‘simple’ thing

(Letter) – In response to the letter ‘U Myint’s useless paper on poverty reduction’, I would like to offer the context to a hasty ...
Last Updated ( Tuesday, 31 May 2011 19:26 )
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The Kachin’s last stand
Since October this year, Burma has been in a state of civil war, with fighting between Burmese military and armed ethnic rebels. The ruling junta started a crackdown on these armed groups.

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