Posts Tagged ‘Yangon International Airport’

Ye Htut and Burmese leading media failed to address the offense of angry mobs during Quintana’s visit to Meikhtila

August 23, 2013

Ye Htut and Burmese leading media failed to address the offense of angry mobs during Quintana’s visit to Meikhtila

M-Media 22nd August 2013 Photo: VOA Burmese

People protest U.N. human rights envoy Tomas Ojea Quintana in Mektila, Burma, August 19, 2013. (VOA Burmese Service)

People protest U.N. human rights envoy Tomas Ojea Quintana in Mektila, Burma, August 19, 2013. (VOA Burmese Service)

Burma President Thein Sein’s spokesman, Ye Htut did not address the angry mobs who actually broke curfew in Meikhtila during UN human rights envoy Tomas Quintana’s visit while he strongly denied Quintana’s statement which describes that the government failed to protect UN’s envoy.

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Michelle Yeoh meets Suu Kyi for possible film role

December 7, 2010

 The Star: Hollywood celebrity Michelle Yeoh has been spending time with Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi to study for a possible film role as the Noble Peace Prize winner.

Malaysian-born Yeoh chatted with Suu Kyi in an airport waiting lounge Tuesday as the pro-democracy leader bid farewell to her youngest son, Kim Aris, 33, who lives in England and was able to visit his mother for the first time in a decade after her recent release from house arrest.

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