TITLE

In Burma, a Repressive Regime Controls the Press

AUTHOR(S)
Zaw, Aung
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Summer2002, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p67
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the impact on journalists of the repression and restrictions of the Burmese government. Topics considered off-limits by Burmese media; Description of the newspaper 'Myanmar Times and Business Review' launched in Rangoon, Burma in 2000; Nonexistence of public access to information in Burma.
ACCESSION #
7147591

 

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