Surin Pitsuwan

 
Aid groups to press Burma on evictions, red tape
Aid groups to press Burma on evictions, red tape
Foreign aid groups pressed Burma on Tuesday to stop closing cyclone relief camps as international experts kicked off a mission to pin down the...
Burma junta unmoved, extends Suu Kyi arrest
Burma junta unmoved, extends Suu Kyi arrest
Burma's junta extended the house arrest of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday, a move likely to dismay Western nations who promised...
Ban: Burma agrees to allow in 'all' aid workers
Ban: Burma agrees to allow in 'all' aid workers
In an apparent breakthrough for delivering help to millions of Burma's cyclone survivors, the military government agreed to allow in "all" aid...
Impassive Burma junta chief greets UN's Ban
Impassive Burma junta chief greets UN's Ban
With an impassive handshake, BUrma junta supremo Than Shwe greeted Ban Ki-moon in his remote new capital on Friday at the apex of a high-stakes aid...
UN chief presses case in Burma for more aid
UN chief presses case in Burma for more aid
United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon flew to Burma on Thursday to press the ruling generals to allow a full-blown international aid effort for...
Foreign powers lean on Burma to open up aid drive
Foreign powers lean on Burma to open up aid drive
Western powers kept up the pressure on Burma's generals on Thursday to allow a massive aid effort as relief workers struggled to help an estimated...

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