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Inhaltsangabe: 448pp , About the Book ::: Burma, the UN and the EU officially Union of Myanmar , May Republic of the Union of Myanmar1 ( officially since October 2010) or simply Myanmar / mj ? Mà / , is a country in Southeast Asia. Since 2005 its capital Naypyidaw . Bordered on the north by China, on the south by the Andaman Sea , on the east by Laos and Thailand , and west by India , Bangladesh and the Bay of Bengal . The country was ruled by a military dictatorship since 1964, from that year elections have been held only twice. In 1990 the SPDC military junta lost the election overwhelmingly against the National League for Democracy . Given these developments , the regime ignored the results . As part of a repressive regime arrested opposition leaders , including Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. After seventeen years , in 2007 the military junta was hit by massive protests led by Buddhist monks, who were brutally repressed. For the 2010 elections , the National League for Democracy was outlawed and could not participate to not expel from its ranks of political prisoners as requested by the military junta. The military junta officially dissolved the March 30, 2011 , with the inauguration of the new government .
-- practical advice on spending to directly benefit the Burmese people
-- expanded coverage of Burmese culture and language
-- special sections on the country's highlights, including its many temples
-- details on areas only recently made accessible to travellers
Titel: Myanmar (Burma) (Lonely Planet Myanmar Burma...
Verlag: Lonely Planet Publications
Buchbeschreibung Hawthorn. Lonely Planet. 1996., 1996. 393 Seiten. Abbildungen und Karten. Kartoniert. Sauberes Exemplar ohne Stempel oder Anstreichungen. Sehr guter Zustand. Sprache: eng. Artikel-Nr. ASI21768