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An electronic newsletter for social justice
and freedom in Burma
October 15-30, 2003
HUNGER IN EASTERN BURMA
IN MON AREA DOCUMENTED
NEW PSYCH WARFARE
RAISING FOR BURMA ARMY
EQUALITY FIRST PRIORITY:
MON STATE CONSTITUTION
SPREAD TO SOUTHERN BURMA
GRASS ROOT CONFERENCE
DECIDES KEY RESOLUTION
CAN WE TRUST
PRIME MINISTER KHIN NYUNT?
CENTRE A GOAL FOR ACADEMICS
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Dear Kao Wao,
Condolezza Rice says they are very concerned about the fate
of Daw ASSK after talking to the UN. I don't think talking
to the UN will make any difference to the situation in Burma.
While the SPDC seems listen to the UN, these are only maneuvers
to sidetrack their real intentions. Even now Prime Minister
Khin Nyunt is about to begin the Burmese Road Map to the transfer
of power. But the SPDC has no wish or intention to ever transfer
power to anybody. This is another attempt by the regime to
fool once again the UN and the international community.
All available sources must work together to get the message
out to the world and UN leaders what the SPDC is really trying
to do. The US President and his advisors cannot know the core
of the SPDC's tricks. We must make sure the international
community knows what is going on in the minds of the rulers
of the Union of Burma, if we want to see our land in a little
Dear Kao Wao,
Please pass on to Mr. Lian Sakhong our appreciation for his
paper (Dialogue: Non-violent Strategy for Democracy Movement
in Burma), our agreement with it and or prayers for his part
of the work.
Thank you for all your excellent reporting. It is a positive
contribution to the case of freedom and justice in Burma.
God bless you,
Dr. Lian H Sakhong has clearly pointed out in his paper,
"Dialogue: Non-violent Strategy for Democracy Movement
in Burma. We need more debate to gain understanding among
us to reach a common goal. There are many Burmans who think
achieving democracy as priority rather than solving ethnic
and democracy issue together. Non-Burman nationalities that
focus only for re-establishing of their individual States
also should co-operate more with the majority Burmans for
the common goal as well.
Banyeh Rot (Ye)