Search


You have searched for "junta"

Showing 1-10 of 5312

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


AseanPlus News 11 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar arrests political activists

B>YANGON:/BMyanmar's military government said yesterday it had arrested 12 opposition activists for plotting to create unrest, in a further sign of deteriorating relations between the ruling generals and the pro-democracy movement.

AseanPlus News 17 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar faces US sanctions

B>WASHINGTON:/BThe United States said it was highly sceptical that Myanmar's military was serious about reform, and warned it was considering further sanctions against the junta as its patience wears thin.

AseanPlus News 22 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Suu Kyi to be jailed over domestic dispute

B>YANGON:/BMyanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was sentenced yesterday to a week in jail or a 500 kyat (RM315) fine over a domestic dispute which her party said was being used by the ruling junta as a political weapon.

AseanPlus News 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar tries to reassure public after run on banks

B>YANGON:/BMyanmar's ruling military junta has reassured the public about the safety of their bank deposits following a rush on private banks here in recent weeks, state media reported yesterday.

AseanPlus News 11 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar general admitted to Singapore hospital

B>SINGAPORE:/BOne of Myanmar's most powerful generals is ill and has been admitted to hospital in Singapore, an official from the Singapore General Hospital said yesterday.

Lifestyle 06 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Losing livelihoods

The livelihood of people in the Niger Delta have been devastated by pollution from the oil industry, writes ED STODDARD.

AseanPlus News 16 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Malaysia's Razali to try reviving talks on Myanmar

B>BANGKOK:/BUN envoy Tan Sri Razali Ismail, who helped start reconciliation talks between Myanmar's junta and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, will return to the country next month in a bid to rekindle the dialogue which stalled recently, a newspaper reported yesterday.

AseanPlus News 24 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Aide says Suu Kyi facing continued harassment

Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has faced constant intimidation and harassment by a group aligned to the military junta during her ongoing travels in northern Myanmar, her party spokesman said Saturday.

AseanPlus News 25 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Suu Kyi still being harassed, says aide

B>YANGON:/BOpposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has faced constant intimidation and harassment by a group aligned to the military junta during her ongoing travels in northern Myanmar, her party spokesman said Saturday.

AseanPlus News 01 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Suu Kyi placed under protective custody after clash

B>YANGON:/BMyanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been put under temporary arrest in the country's north after a violent clash between her supporters and a pro-junta group which left four dead, the junta said yesterday.