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  • Jun 13 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

Since Iraq, the world is scared to help

  News and Features – Opinion Since Iraq, the world is scared to help Madeleine Albright. Madeleine Albright was the United States secretary of state from 1997 to 2001. 802 words 13 June 2008 The Sydney Morning Herald SMHH First 15 English © 2008 Copyright John Fairfax Holdings Limited. www.smh.com.au   The Burmese Government’s criminally neglectful [...]

  • Jun 12 / 2008
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North America

The End of Intervention

  Opinion The end of intervention Myanmar By Madeleine K. Albright The New York Times Media Group 832 words 12 June 2008 International Herald Tribune INHT 1 8 English © 2008 The New York Times Company. All Rights Reserved.   WASHINGTON — The Burmese government’s criminally neglectful response to last month’s cyclone, and the world’s [...]

  • Jun 11 / 2008
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Europe

Im Schildkrötengang; Ethik und Notwendigkeit der Nothilfe / Von Jürgen Wilhelm

  Feuilleton Im Schildkrötengang; Ethik und Notwendigkeit der Nothilfe / Von Jürgen Wilhelm 1155 words 11 June 2008 Süddeutsche Zeitung SDDZ 13 German Copyright 2008 SZdigital: Alle Rechte vorbehalten – Süddeutsche Zeitung GmbH, München. Eine Dienstleistung der DIZ München GmbH   Die Ereignisse in Birma und Simbabwe haben es der Weltöffentlichkeit wieder einmal das Dilemma [...]

  • Jun 10 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

UN Rights Council Discusses Human Rights In Burma

  Press Release UN Rights Council Discusses Human Rights In Burma Human Rights Council 5112 words 10 June 2008 15:33 Scoop.co.nz SCCONZ English Copyright 2008, scoop.co.nz All Rights Reserved.   Human Rights Council Discusses Follow-up To Special Session On Situation Of Human Rights In Myanmar The Human Rights Council discussed follow-up to the Special Session [...]

  • Jun 10 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

MYANMAR COMES UNDER SHARPER SCRUTINY IN THE UNITED STATES

MYANMAR COMES UNDER SHARPER SCRUTINY IN THE UNITED STATES 1035 words 10 June 2008 12:33 Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies OANA English © Copyright 2008. OANA. All rights reserved.   By Manik Mehta NEW YORK, June 10 (Bernama) — The devastation caused by Cyclone Nargis to life and property in Myanmar has raised a hue [...]

  • Jun 09 / 2008
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North America

Humanitarian workers scrambling to make up for lost time

  Craig and Marc Kielburger Editorial Humanitarian workers scrambling to make up for lost time Craig and Marc Kielburger Vancouver Sun 646 words 9 June 2008 Vancouver Sun VNCS Final A11 English Copyright © 2008 Vancouver Sun   The world reacted with disbelief when the Myanmar government closed its borders following a disastrous cyclone that [...]

  • Jun 09 / 2008
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Asia-Pacific

Asian values tarnished in wake of disasters

  Features Asian values tarnished in wake of disasters Ian Buruma 899 words 9 June 2008 The Australian AUSTLN 1 – All-round Country 8 English Copyright 2008 News Ltd. All Rights Reserved   Asia must do more to assist Burmese cyclone victims, observes Ian Buruma WHY are French, British and US warships, but not Chinese [...]

  • Jun 09 / 2008
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North America

Destruction in Myanmar

Morality Matters Destruction in Myanmar Love, Maryann Cusimano 1029 words 9 June 2008 America AMER 10 Volume 198; Issue 19; ISSN: 00027049 English © 2008 America. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All Rights Reserved.   ‘The government’s response created a most unnatural disaster.’ A DEADLY CYCLONE brought vast destruction to the Irrawaddy Delta in [...]

  • Jun 09 / 2008
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North America

UN had to work with Myanmar junta, aid chief says

UN had to work with Myanmar junta, aid chief says By Patrick Worsnip 605 words 9 June 2008 14:48 Reuters News LBA English (c) 2008 Reuters Limited   NEW YORK, June 9 (Reuters) – The U.N. humanitarian chief defended on Monday the policy of working with Myanmar’s military government after last month’s cyclone, saying trying [...]

  • Jun 08 / 2008
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Europe

Yes. We. Can.

  Sunday Main Book – Comment Yes. We. Can. 828 words 8 June 2008 Independent On Sunday INDOS 1ST English (c) 2008 Independent News & Media PLC   Comment | LEADING ARTICLE The certainty of Barack Obama’s victory in the struggle for the Democratic Party nomination has been hardening for so many months that Hillary [...]