23 Mar '11, 3pm

#Birmanie : Le Prix #Nobel Aung San Suu #Kyi demande à ce que l#’UE ne lève pas les sanctions à l’encontre de la junte.

#Birmanie : Le Prix #Nobel Aung San Suu #Kyi demande à ce que l#’UE ne lève pas les sanctions à l’encontre de la junte.

ast week, EU diplomats held talks with Ms Suu Kyi, 65, about the possibility of lifting Western sanctions, which global think-tank International Crisis Group recently criticised as 'counterproductive.' -- PHOTO: REUTERS BERLIN - MYANMAR'S opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said on Wednesday that sanctions against the military junta in her country should remain, as the European Union prepares to decide whether to lift the action. In an interview with German daily Frankfurter Rundschau, the Nobel peace laureate insisted: 'Sanctions must remain in place. Sanctions should only be lifted when something has changed here.' The EU is poised to decide in April whether to continue sanctions against the regime for human rights abuses following Ms Suu Kyi's release from house arrest in November. Last week, EU diplomats held talks with Ms Suu Kyi, 65, about the possibility of lifting W...

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channelnewsasia.com 28 Mar '11, 7pm

YANGON : An American diplomat met with members of Myanmar's opposition on Monday to discuss economic sanctions but democra...

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straitstimes.com 28 Mar '11, 3pm

'We explained to them what we have said before regarding the lifting of sanctions,' Khin Maung Swe said, adding that the Y...