Posts Tagged ‘Myanmar’

Myanmar Military Aided Massive Land Grab From Ethnic Minorities: Rights Group

BANGKOK, March 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Businesses in Myanmar have colluded with military and government officials to seize vast tracts of farmland from ethnic minority villagers in the northeast, using much of the land for rubber plantations, a UK-based rights group said. Over the past decade, 5.3 million acres (2.1 million hectares) has been […]

President Obama’s Bilateral Meeting with President Thein Sein of Myanmar

President Obama and President Thein Sein of Myanmar speak to the press after a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news- -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants […]