Myanmar’s fallen hero: the silence of Aung San Suu Kyi

Photo: EPA Asia Under her rule Rohingya Muslims, a persecuted minority in Myanmar, are fleeing to Bangladesh. “If I am asked why I am fighting for democracy in Burma,” Aung San Suu Kyi said in her Nobel lecture on 16 June 2012, “it is because I believe that democratic institutions and practices are necessary for the […]

ရင္​နင္​့ဖြယ္​ျဖစ္​ရပ္​ဆုိး A 12-year-old girl from Rathedaung township informed

ရင္နင့္ဖြယ္ျဖစ္ရပ္ဆုိး ဒီေန႔ ေအာက္တိုဘာလ ၁၁ ရက္ေန႔မွာ ထုတ္တဲ့ ကုလ သမဂၢ လူ႔အခြင့္အေရး အစီရင္ခံစာမွာပါတဲ့ အသက္ ၁၂ ႏွစ္အရြယ္ သက္ေသမိန္းကေလးရဲ့ ထြက္ဆိုခ်က္ “သူတို႔က က်မတို႔အိမ္ကို ဝိုင္းထားလိုက္တယ္။ သူတို႔ဆိုတာက စစ္တပ္နဲ႔ ရခိုင္ဗုဒၶဘာသာဝင္တခ်ဳိ႕ပါ။ အိမ္ကိုဝိုင္းျပီးတာနဲ႔ ေသနတ္နဲ႔ စပစ္ၾကတယ္။ သိပ္ေၾကာက္စရာေကာင္းတယ္။ သူတို႔က က်မညီမေလး ကို က်မေရွ႕မွာတြင္ ေသနတ္နဲ႔ပစ္တယ္။ ညီမေလးက အသက္ ၇ ႏွစ္ပဲရွိပါေသးတယ္။ ညီမေလးက က်မကို ထြက္ေျပးဖို႔ ေအာ္ေျပာတယ္။ က်မက သူ႔ကို အကာ အကြယ္ ေပးျပီး ျပဳစုဖို႔ ၾကိဳးစားပါတယ္။ ဒါေပမယ့္ ေတာင္ကုန္းေပၚမွာ ေဆးဝါး မရွိဘူး။ သူလည္း ေသြးထြက္ လြန္ျပီး ေနာက္တေန႔မွာ ေသသြားတယ္။ သူ႔ကို […]

What is UN veto power ? ဗီတုိအာဏာ ဆုိတာဘာလဲ

The United Nations Security Council “power of veto” refers to the veto power wielded solely by the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, and United States), enabling them to prevent the adoption of any “substantive” resolution. United Nations Security Council veto power – Wikipedia › wiki […]

The truth behind Myanmar’s Rohingya insurgency

A large plume of smoke is seen on the Myanmar side of the border from Teknaf, Bangladesh, September 15, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Mohammad Ponir Hossain While Myanmar’s emergent Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) claims it’s like other ethnic armed groups fighting for self-determination across the country and should not be branded as a terrorist organization, the […]

CIA Agent Confesses On Deathbed: ‘We Blew Up WTC7 On 9/11’

July 13, 2017 Baxter Dmitry Conspiracies 278 79-year-old retired CIA agent, Malcom Howard, has made a series of astonishing claims since being released from hospital in New Jersey on Friday and told he has weeks to live. Mr. Howard claims he was involved in the “controlled demolition” of World Trade Center 7, the third building […]

UNHCR Chief Urges Myanmar to Grant Rohingya Citizenship

July 7, 2017, at 9:18 a.m. UNHCR High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi gestures during a news conference at a hotel in Bangkok, Thailand, July 7, 2017g By Donna Airoldi BANGKOK (Reuters) – The head of the U.N. refugee agency urged Myanmar on Friday to grant citizenship to the Rohingya, a stateless Muslim minority in […]


ON THE MEMORY OF LATE TAHER BA THA ROHINGYAS ARE A NATION IN ARAKAN By Ba Tha (Buthidaung) “They are living in a hostile country, and have been for hundreds of years, and yet they survive. They are perhaps to be compared with the Jews. A nation within a nation, and the apple tree hating […]