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I also must point out that international sanctions on arms transfers to Burma have encouraged the regime to turn to China, North Korea, and Russia, as suppliers, each of which seems prepared to supply both basic and advanced weapons to Burma.
A number of groups, including the American AntiSlavery Group and the Campaign for Labor Rights as well as the Free Burma Coalition, launched a boycott of May Stores after the company refused to respond to complaints over "Made in Burma" products on store shelves.
As the major European empires expanded, however, and geopolitics began to be practiced on a global scale, the world's most powerful countries came to recognize that Burma occupied a geostrategic position of some importance.
They continue to operate despite the fact casino gambling is officially illegal in Burma.
exporters or their suppliers to obtain funds to produce or buy goods or services for export, will be available to support exports to Burma as well.
The bank's working capital guarantees, which helps US exporters or their suppliers to obtain funds to produce or buy goods or services for export, will be available to support exports to Burma as well.
policy to refer to the country as Burma in most contexts.
The Emerging Women of Burma documentary explores the achievements of seven remarkable women in Burma with distinctly different backgrounds, ethnicities and achievements.
He said that the protest demonstrations, seminars will organize in different parts of the city in which solidarity with the Muslims of Burma would be expressed.
investigates the hidden genocide currently occurring inside Burma.
British ex-servicemen have always claimed that unassembled Spitfires were buried in Burma.
Western and Japanese officials who have been eager to claim Burma as a success story, end economic sanctions and move on should take note.
Summary: US President Barack Obama made an historic visit to Burma on Monday becoming the first serving US president to visit the country.
Lewis today announced that more than 2,000 older Americans are expected to travel to Burma in 2013 with Overseas Adventure Travel or Grand Circle Cruise Line-two of Grand Circle's travel brands that serve Americans aged 50 and older.
BARACK Obama will become the first US president to visit Burma and Cambodia later this month.