Burma is among a “core” group of nations still receiving conventional weapons from North Korea, says a 2013 US Department of Defense report to Congress, made public on Wednesday.
Jun 23, 2008 (DVB), Following the adoption last week of a United Nations Security Council resolution on sexual violence as a weapon of war, women's rights activists hope it can[…]
Apr 3, 2008 (AP), A draft Security Council statement calls on Burma’s government to allow detained pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other political actors to speak freely and[…]
Mar 19, 2008 (DVB), United Nations special envoy Ibrahim Gambari told the UN Security Council yesterday he was disappointed his recent visit to Burma had delivered "no immediate tangible outcome".[…]
Feb 6, 2008 (DVB), United Nations special rapporteur Paulo Sergio Pinheiro expressed his "dismay" at the Burmese regime's continued detention and sentencing of activists, in a statement issued yesterday. Pinheiro[…]
Jan 18, 2008 (DVB), The United Nations Security Council has expressed regret at the "slow rate of progress" by the Burmese government and called for special advisor Ibrahim Gambari to[…]
Nov 15, 2007 (DVB), United Nations special advisor Ibrahim Gambari has told the Security Council that his recent visit to Burma had brought positive results, but flexibility on all sides[…]