Tuesday 24 Nov 2020 | 17:11 | SYDNEY
Tuesday 24 Nov 2020 | 17:11 | SYDNEY

Wednesday linkage: Myanmar


Alex Oliver


17 November 2010 16:51

  • BBC musings on implications of Suu Kyi's release for jailed dissidents in China, and some on dissidents in Burma, from Simon Roughneen in the South China Morning Post.
  • The Boston Globe on opportunities for the US.
  • Views from Thailand, which has chosen the path of economic engagement with Burma rather than sanctions.
  • Sarkozy claims credit for the release (note the last sentence).
  • Under the deluge of news from Burma about the release of Aung San Suu Kyi, this was buried: ISIS (the Institute for Science and International Security), ProPublica and PBS cast doubt on the controversial claims in June about Burma's nuclear program (thanks to Andrew Selth)

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