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Worldfocus Radio: Burmese Political Change

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Worldfocus Radio: Burmese Political Change

Myanmar is on President Obama's list of countries deserving of direct diplomatic engagement. Many observers are hopeful that the Southeast Asian nation of 48 million people will respond to U.S. overtures and will hold a free and fair election in fall 2010. Joshua of Burma VJ and Suzanne DiMaggio join Martin Savidge to discuss political change in Burma.

Posted: February 17, 2010 12:19   Comments: 3
Uranium-rich Niger faces political uncertainty

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Uranium-rich Niger faces political uncertainty

On Tuesday, Niger's president, Mamadou Tandja, dissolved the country's parliament rather than give up power after his current term expires. But as a Worldfocus contributing blogger writes, Niger's uranium deposits make its political instability cause for concern far beyond the country's borders.

Posted: May 27, 2009 12:37   Comments: 0
Morales victorious as Bolivians approve new consitution

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Morales victorious as Bolivians approve new consitution

In Latin America, voters in Bolivia have approved a new constitution, and with it, says the leftist president Evo Morales, Bolivians have "begun to reach true equality."

Posted: January 26, 2009 17:55   Comments: 1
Ecuador overhauls constitution

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Ecuador overhauls constitution

Ecuador's new constitution includes provisions for increased presidential power, homosexual rights and nature preservation.

Posted: September 30, 2008 19:02   Comments: 0
Legislation could alter Colombia’s constitution

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Legislation could alter Colombia’s constitution

A Worldfocus contributing blogger analyses potential pros and cons of legislation altering Colombia's constitution.

Posted: September 9, 2008 15:18   Comments: 0

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