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All Posts Tagged With: "Burma"

Eyes of the Storm: Aaron Brown Interview: Maureen Aung-Thwin

Maureen Aung-Thwin is the director of the Open Society Institute’s Burma Project/Southeast Asia Initiative. She spoke with WIDE ANGLE host Aaron Brown about Burmese politics.

Aug 18th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Bombing Kills 20 in Russia, Mexico Replaces Over 1,000 Border Guards

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 17th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: U.S. Senator Webb Travels to Burma, Violence Rises in Russia’s Caucasus Region

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 14th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: European Union Sanctions Burma, U.K. Mulls Releasing Lockerbie Bomber

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 13th, 2009 | Comments

Aaron Brown and Neil MacFarquhar discuss Aung San Suu Kyi

New York Times reporter Neil MacFarquhar recently visited Burma. He talks with WIDE ANGLE host Aaron Brown about pro-democracy leader Aung San Sui Kyi.

Aug 11th, 2009 | Comments

Frustration with Aung San Suu Kyi Verdict Could Prompt New International Strategy Towards Burma

A Human Rights Watch researcher on the Burma-Thailand border says Aung San Suu Kyi's sentence should prompt more effective international strategy towards Burma. (Audio interview)

Aug 11th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Verdict Delivered In Burma, Taliban Attack Thwarted In Kuwait

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 11th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: More Attacks on Shi’ite pilgrims in Iraq, China Evacuates Thousands Ahead of Typhoon

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Aug 7th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Civilian Death Toll Up in Afghanistan, Coordinating Bombings in Iraq

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 31st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Iran Releases Demonstrators, Protests Cripple South African Cities

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jul 28th, 2009 | Comments

Crossing Heaven’s Border: Video: Refugee Escape Stories from Around the World

Every refugee has a story. Here are nine of them, from Iraq, Tibet, Burma, Cuba, Congo and Rwanda.

Jul 1st, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Bomber Kills Somali Security Minister, Civilians Flee Fighting in Burma

A round up of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Jun 18th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Burmese Pro-Democracy Leader Testifies, U.N. to Investigate Both Sides in Sri Lanka Conflict

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 26th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Irish Inquiry Finds Endemic Abuse at Catholic Institutions, Chad Troops Gather on Sudan’s Border

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 20th, 2009 | Comments
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