In the years that preceded the coup the paranoia that whoever opposed the Junta
was an anti-Hellene had been cultivated.
It is more likely that it is a combination of all of these reasons, which are always responsible for a president and his junta
arriving at an impasse before moving on to another leader.
The vote was the latest in a series of moves by the junta
to consolidate power on its own terms.
, which is already holding most of the government it ousted in a coup Thursday in secret locations against their will, said it would keep former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and others in custody for up to a week to give them ''time to think'' and keep the country calm.
It's clear as crystal that the junta
can only temporarily hold power in this way.
He is most prominent of the candidates, ranked fourth in the junta
, and is considered a relative moderate.
There were conflicting reports about whether the top two junta
leaders - Senior General Than Shwe and his second-in-command, General Maung Aye - also stepped down from the military while retaining their respective posts as the junta
's chairman and vice chairman.
The Burmese military junta
is also unlikely to part ways with communist China because of such border skirmishes.
Alicia Cillo, actual presidenta del Colegio de Obstetricas de la Provincia de Buenos Aires (Argentina), en su nuevo caracter de miembro interina de la Junta
de la CIM en representacion de Sud America, ha sido elegida para representar las voces de las matronas sudamericanas a nivel mundial a traves de la Confederacion.
John Holmes, the undersecretary-general for humanitarian affairs, was to arrive late last night and hoped to meet with junta
leaders, said Amanda Pitt, a UN spokeswoman in Bangkok, Thailand.
needs to be overthrown, but as there are no oil fields or other assets to be had in Burma it's unlikely action will be taken.
has kept the Nobel Peace laureate under house arrest for more than 12 of the past 18 years.
Four years after Mexico won her independence from Spain, the planning and implementation of the annual celebrations of Mexican independence in Mexico City, fiestas patrias, were entrusted to a nongovernmental group called the Junta
A UN envoy began a second day of talks yesterday to push China to do more to get Burma's military junta
to stop its crackdown on prodemocracy protests.
North and South,/O inseminate our song with fresh joy/and our anger with refining death/and our hunger with waking bread,/you whose magic cantos struck/jewels to life in throats and ears,/O Yes, I laugh, my Brother, for all the junta
fires/can only scorch your songs into our throats