Myanmar: Economic Miracle or Muslim Killing Field?

Myanmar’s budding miracle – Japan Times, July 28, 2012
…The prime minister also said Japan would forgive $3.7 billion of Myanmar’s debt as a way to support the democratic and economic reforms in Myanmar (aka Burma)…

Killing Muslims in Myanmar aims to counter Islam: Iran cleric – presstv.ir, July 27, 2012
Tehran’s interim Friday prayers leader has slammed the ongoing violence against Myanmarese Muslims, saying such crimes aim to counter Islam and Islamic Awakening…

Taliban target Myanmar – Bangkok Post, July 27, 2012
The Pakistani Taliban Thursday threatened to attack Myanmar to avenge crimes against the Muslim Rohingya, unless Pakistan halts all relations with the Naypyidaw government and shuts the Myanmar embassy in Islamabad…

Burmese filmmakers tell stories of a country in transition – dw.de, July 27, 2012
…She and her family are the protagonists of a documentary made by Zaw Naing Oo. The film tells the universal story of parents abandoned by their children who have to search for work elsewhere and the particular story of Myanmar where children have emigrated to finish their education. When the junta shut down schools and universities people were left with no choice but to go abroad…

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