The European Union and Canada have announced a new set of sanctions against seven members of the Burmese military, two of whom have been sacked for underperformance.
A recent report indicating that Canadian and Burmese officials are discussing future military cooperation has raised alarm bells.
Aung San Suu Kyi said she welcomed Canada’s offer of support to build “a strong and lasting federal union” in Burma.
Ron Zakreski freed after nearly three weeks in custody in Burma and says he was unaware he had crossed over the border
Police source says that Ron Zakreksi will be sent to Rangoon for investigation after senior government officials are alerted to his arrest
Obama’s administration to throw its weight behind a United Nations commission inquiring war crimes committed by the junta