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Myanmar govt asks Suu Kyi to investigate mine dispute
By Soe Zeya Tun | Reuters – December 1, 2012
MONYWA, Myanmar (Reuters) - Myanmar's president asked opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Saturday to head an investigation into the planned expansion of a copper mine that has led to evictions…Read More
Aung San Suu Kyi Receives Honorary Doctorate from Oxford
By Associated Press, Updated: Wednesday, June 20, 11:32 AM
OXFORD, England — In a speech, Suu Kyi praised the role Oxford played in helping her see humankind at its best during her long years under house arrest in Myanmar.
“The most…Read More
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Aye Aung is one of the remaining political prisoners in Burma and he was sent to prison for 59 years in 1998. He was charged with five different counts, including Sate Emergency and Provision Act 5(j) for his part distributing leaflets and taking part in peaceful demonstration…Read More
Burma hails a new dawn, but sanctions still have a role to play
Unless the EU sets benchmarks for real and irreversible change, the Burmese government will assume it's business as usual
Wai Hnin Pwint Thon
guardian.co.uk, Friday 13 April 2012 12.15 EDT
For many decades, Burma…Read More