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Myanmar tells Suu Kyi not to call country 'Burma'

Jun 29, 2012

Myanmar tells Suu Kyi not to call country 'Burma'

Authorities in the Southeast Asian nation issued a stern warning to opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday, telling the political prisoner-turned parliamentarian to stop calling the country "Burma." #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Thein Sein #Politics of Burma
Progress, democracy still possible in Myanmar: Suu Kyi

Jun 19, 2012

Progress, democracy still possible in Myanmar: Suu Kyi

Suu Kyi repeated her conviction expressed during her European tour that the rule of law was a prerequisite for real progress and democracy in her trouble-torn country. #Politics #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Politics of Burma
Suu Kyi's party will protect Myanmar's constitution, to attend parliament

Apr 30, 2012

Suu Kyi's party will protect Myanmar's constitution, to attend parliament

The party of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi agreed on Monday to end a boycott of parliament and swear an oath to protect the constitution, said party officials, apparently ending a dispute with the government. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Burma #Politics of Burma
Suu Kyi's date with Myanmar's parliament is on 23 April

Apr 09, 2012

Suu Kyi's date with Myanmar's parliament is on 23 April

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been invited to make her debut in parliament in two weeks, her party said on Monday, following a historic landslide victory for her and other party members in by-elections. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Myanmar #Suu Kyi #National League for Democracy #Politics of Burma #Myint Thein
In a changing Myanmar, Suu Kyi gets a landslide win

Apr 02, 2012

In a changing Myanmar, Suu Kyi gets a landslide win

The party of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi won Myanmar's weekend by-elections by a landslide, claiming all but one of the vacant seats. #NewsTracker #Aung San Suu Kyi #Thein Sein #Politics of Burma #Aung San

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In a changing Myanmar, Suu Kyi gets a landslide win

Jul 21, 2014

Africa’s HIV stigma threatens AIDS battle

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA—In a busy Mozambique clinic, a 25-year-old mother says she won’t tell her estranged husband she has HIV for fear she will be blamed and beaten. “Very often here women won’t tell their partners or ex-partners that they’re HIV-infe... #United Nations #Australia #Africa #Melbourne #Richard Branson #Myanmar #Aung San Suu Kyi #UNAIDS #Virgin Group
In a changing Myanmar, Suu Kyi gets a landslide win

Jul 14, 2014

Myanmar journalists caught up in crackdown

Yangon, Myanmar - Days after a stern warning to the media by President Thein Sein, four journalists and the head of a local publication were sentenced to 10 years hard labour for disclosing state secrets. The guilty verdicts, which were immediately d... #Washington, D.C. #Myanmar #Thein Sein #Al Jazeera #Radio Free Asia
In a changing Myanmar, Suu Kyi gets a landslide win

Jul 14, 2014

Myanmar journalists caught up in crackdown

Yangon, Myanmar - Days after a stern warning to the media by President Thein Sein, four journalists and the head of a local publication were sentenced to 10 years hard labour for disclosing state secrets. The guilty verdicts, which were immediately d... #Washington, D.C. #Myanmar #Thein Sein #Al Jazeera #Radio Free Asia #Thailand #Aung San Suu Kyi #Aung Kyi #Human Rights Watch
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