military government

  • September 26, 2007  

    Myanmar’s military rulers cracked down Wednesday on a recent wave of anti-government protests, which have put a fresh focus on the country’s controversial political situation. Two experts assess the latest developments in the South Asian nation. Continue reading

  • September 25, 2007  

    The military rulers of the South Asian nation of Myanmar threatened to crack down on continuing pro-democracy protests on Tuesday even as President Bush announced new sanctions aimed at bringing reform. Regional analysts examine where the standoff is headed. Continue reading