TITLE

International Patience Has Been Lost

PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2006, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations has called for suppression on the human rights violations of the military government of Myanmar. It addresses the complete repression of political opposition and the inability of the people of Myanmar to express their own political beliefs. Among these people is Burmese diplomat Aung San Suu Kyi, one of the founders of the National League for Democracy who defeated the military government during the elections in 1990.
ACCESSION #
19827625

 

Related Articles

  • Burmese Daze. Hirsch, Steve // National Journal;3/20/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p876 

    Provides information on the political and economic conditions of Burma as of 2004. Impact of military junta on the country's economy and people; Insurgency problems of the country; Efforts of the government to reform the country; Human rights abuses in the country; Economic sanction imposed by...

  • Going Free?  // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);5/13/2002 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 139 Issue 19, p3 

    Focuses on the possible release of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi by the military junta in Burma. Mention of the political party of Suu Kyi, the National League for Democracy; Way that Suu Kyi does not want limits on her movements or ability to communicate if she is freed; Question of...

  • Going Free?  // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);5/13/2002 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 139 Issue 19, p3 

    Focuses on the possible release of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi by the military junta in Burma. Mention of the political party of Suu Kyi, the National League for Democracy; Way that Suu Kyi does not want limits on her movements or ability to communicate if she is freed; Question of...

  • Aung San Suu Kyi. Huston, Anjelica // Time International (Atlantic Edition);5/12/2008, Vol. 171 Issue 19, p57 

    This article discusses how the work of Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese democracy activist, makes her a worthy candidate for "Time" magazine's list of the world's 100 most influential people. Human rights abuses by the military dictatorship ruling Burma are described. The article concludes by...

  • Aung San Suu Kyi. Huston, Anjelica // Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/12/2008, Issue 18, p51 

    This article discusses how the work of Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese democracy activist, makes her a worthy candidate for "Time" magazine's list of the world's 100 most influential people. Human rights abuses by the military dictatorship ruling Burma are described. The article concludes by...

  • Aung San Suu Kyi. Huston, Anjelica // Time;5/12/2008, Vol. 171 Issue 19, p76 

    This article discusses how the work of Aung San Suu Kyi, the Burmese democracy activist, makes her a worthy candidate for "Time" magazine's list of the world's 100 most influential people. Human rights abuses by the military dictatorship ruling Burma are described. The article concludes by...

  • Tibetans, Tibet supporters join Burma democracy protests.  // Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet;Nov2007, Vol. 42 Issue 11, p15 

    The article reports on the support of Dalai Lama regarding the protest for the human rights and democracy in Burma. The exile Tibetan leader urged the Burmese military government to remember the Buddhist teachings of compassion and love as they solve the situations. Meanwhile, chief of the...

  • BURMA A SIMMERING CAULDRON IN ASIA. DE ALWIS, AKSHAN // Diplomatic Courier;Sep2013, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p84 

    The author reflects on the constitutional reform in Burma. He says that an uptick in human rights violations in Burma threatens the precedent set by the United States in supporting democracy in South-East Asia. He states that Burmese military has drafted a constitution that prevents former Burma...

  • Oct. 22.  // World (0888157X);11/16/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 23, p5 

    The article reports on Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi who receives the Sakharov human rights prize at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France on October 22, 2013.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics