You have searched for "military junta"
Showing 1311-1320 of 1330
Any decision to expel a member of Asean will have to be made based on consensus and Datuk Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad#8217;s statement that Myanmar may be expelled is a reminder to the ruling military junta.
The Myanmar military junta has sent a special envoy to meet Malaysian leaders to explain the current situation in Yangon but stopped short of giving any indication when detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be released.
Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi does not see Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad changing his mind about retiring in October as announced.
Asean is leaving it to Indonesian Foreign Minister Hassan Wirayuda to decide on whether a delegation of the grouping#8217;s officials should visit Myanmar to secure the release of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
B>BANGKOK:/BThailand has detained 11 Myanmar activists for planning to kidnap Myanmar's ambassador here or, failing that, blow up a fuel depot and abduct the Thai interior minister, a Thai police report said yesterday.
B>WASHINGTON:/BWashington is preparing new sanctions against Myanmar that would freeze personal assets of members of its ruling military junta and ban remittances from its nationals working in the United States, a senior administration official said.
The common Korean curse You should be tattooed!'' derives from the ancient practice of using tattoos to brand thieves and slaves.
A Japanese envoy urged Myanmar's military junta to release pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and said it would be difficult'' for Tokyo to increase aid to the impoverished nation if it continues to defy international opinion
B>PHNOM PENH/B>: Myanmar says it must now swallow #8220;a bitter pill#8221; in order to maintain peace and stability and to prevent anarchy in the crisis-plagued country.
Malaysia has impressed on the need for Myanmar to explain recent events to its Asean counterparts to allow the movement to explain the situation in a more credible manner.