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· September, 2007

Stories about War & Conflict from September, 2007

Myanmar: Japanese Reactions to Journalist's Killing

New Mandala has summary of reactions from Japan on the Japanese Video journalists killing by Myanmar troops.

Iran: Ahmadinejad's Speech at Columbia University

Iranian President,Mahmoud Ahmadineajd’s speech at Columbia University in New York and university president Lee C. Bollinger’s criticism and tough words during his introduction remarks on Monday 24 September have become...

South Africa: Preparing for the worst

Soldier of Africa posts photos under the title, Preparing for the worst.

Myanmar: Prayer Meets and Support in Neighbouring Countries

Protest vigils and prayer meets in support of the protesting monks in Myanmar are being held in neighboring countries. This post has some images and videos from South East Asian...

Palestine: Digital Resistance

Palestinian Haitham Sabbah writes about digital resistance in this post.

Myanmar: Internet Blocked

The follwing post is from a Burmese blogger who wishes to remain anonymous. There have been massive support from Myanmar bloggers for the current protest activities, and the whole Myanmar...

Myanmar: Information Blackout

Blog of Nyein Chan Yar writes that internet, landline and mobile connections are going down in Myanmar.

Cambodia: Cambodians Hold a Vigil for Myanamar

Cambodian blogger Mean Lux has posted images from a vigil they held in front of Myanmar embassy this morning.

Myanmar: Soldiers fighting each other

Yangon Thu has linked to reports coming in from Myanmar (via Mizimma, in Burmese) talking about infighting between the factions in the army. “The Battalions from Middle Burma and South...

Myanmar: Soldiers back down in Mandalay

Monks continued their protests on Thursday, 27th September. The following post has links to the happenings on September 27, and eyewitness accounts and translated excerpts from Burmese blogs sent in...

Iraq: Life in a Warzone

Faiza Al-Arji from Iraq writes about an Iraq torn by warfare and strife in this post.

Cambodia: Supporting the Red Shirt Campaign

Ms. K, a Cambodian blogger, remember a Burmese friends and asks readers to support the red shirt campaign.

Thailand: Sharing Myanmar's Shame

Fringer says Thailand shares Myanmar's shame as Thai leaders are not making a stand against the ruling regimen in Myanmar and their handling of the protests by monks and civilians.

Myanmar: An Australian View of the Protests

Australian author and journalist Mark Bowling writes “History shows that eventually, regimes like Burma's military junta can't last. People need their dignity and are resilient enough to hold out for...

Myanmar: Wearing Red on Friday

South East Asian bloggers mental jog, unspun, Elizabeth Wong and Kelvin Quee are going to wear red in support of the monks in Myanmar

Myanmar: Updates From 26 September

A Burmese living abroad, An expatriate blogger in Thailand, a Malaysian politician and an Indian blogger share their views on the happenings in Myanmar. Monks and civilians are continuing the...

Sri Lanka: UN International Day of Peace

Sarvodaya on a Peace Walk in Trincomallee to mark UN International Day of Peace.

Myanmar: Warning Shots Fired Upon the Protesters

Jotman in Thailand is updating his blog with the latest happenings in Myanmar where the security forces have started breaking up the protests.

Myanmar: Voices from the Region

Myanmar's government is warning the protesters to stay off the streets following a large demonstration in Yangon yesterday. The protesters are being led by monks and they are demanding more...

Sudan: The future of the “African solution”

The African Dove discusses the “African solution”: Africa, following the times of colonization, has fostered an attitude of “African solutions to solve African problems”. After years of severe oppression and...

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