Topic: National Coalition Government of the Union of Burma
Ban Ki-moon arrived in Burma (Myanmar) Friday in a risky bid to break the political stalemate. He will press for the release of political prisoners, including opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
07/03/2009 01:00 am
The offensive is pushing thousands of refugees into Thailand. It appears to be a rebuke to Burma's neighbor, which has criticized the junta for its trial of democracy advocate Aung San Suu Kyi.
06/26/2009 01:00 am
The government's surprise announcement to hold a constitutional referendum is being met with deep skepticism.
02/21/2008 12:00 am
A popular weekly recently had one-quarter of its stories rejected out of hand. Editors don't ask why.
02/11/2008 12:00 am