Burma Country News

Myanmar Country News

Burma's government announces that it will end censorship of the country's media before its publication, the latest in a series of political reforms. The Burmese authorities have been accused of preventing British MPs from exploring the country. One month after the official start of the semester, Burmese schools are still closed, according to a decree of the military government. Hacke confirmed to Reuters news agency that Dhaka had filed a formal complaint with Myanmar over the planting of landmines along the countries' common border.


Aung San Suu Kyi's NDL received an absolutum vote in Burma's domestic polls, the country's electoral committee said. The Burmese liberation movements have asserted themselves after years of violent oppression and the Burmese people have a new democrat. Aung San Suu Kyi's leadership has won 49 of the first 54 lower chamber seat.

This was celebrated both in one of the country's largest towns, Yangon, and throughout the state. Burma's Opposition parties say it has won 56 of the 57 parliament houses from the country's largest town, Yangon. Aung San Suu Kyi has won the National League for Democracy (NLD) historical poll.

It has won 44 of the 45 lower chamber places and all 12 higher chamber places in the country's biggest town. When the results were released, a great cheer burst among the red-clad followers outside the outpost. Aung San Suu Kyi's party'wins 44 of 45 Yangon seats' Aung San Suu Kyi's political group says it won 44 of 45 Yangon lower house seats in Burma's biggest town in the country's historical elections.

Burma's population began to celebrating when the results of the country's most free election in 25 years began to come. First voices show that Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy is prepared for a slippery win. The reason for this is that anyone whose spouses or children are foreign nationals cannot run the state.

Aung San Suu Kyi's deceased spouse and her two children are Britons. The Burmese Election Committee said Aung San Suu Kyi's opponent has won all 12 of the first stated parliamentary positions.

Reuters journalists imprisoned in Burma represented by Amal Clooney

Celebre public defender of humanitarian law Amal Clooney joins the law enforcement group that represents two Reuters correspondents detained in Burma who are charged with holding classified federal paperwork, her bureau said on Thursday. During a military repression that began in August, the media had worked on a Reuters inquiry into the murder of 10 Muslim Rohingya men in the West Burmese state of Rakhine, which sent almost 700,000 refugees to Bangladesh.

"Awa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo will be tried just for reporting the message. I' ve checked the case record and it is clear that the two reporters are not guilty and should be immediately released," Amal Clooney cited in a declaration published by her brief.

Since they were detained on December 12, Walt Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have been in detention. They were almost immediately apprehended by two police who hadn' t previously hit them in a Yangon restaurants after being asked to see the officer for supper.

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