Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Myanmar update

WASHINGTON (AFP) — The US House of Representatives Tuesday adopted sanctions against Myanmar's multi-million dollar gemstone exports and natural gas industry, in response to the military junta's lethal crackdown on pro-democracy protests.

Nice to see Washington sending the junta a message. However, if democracy in Myanmar is what we want, more must be done.

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