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Dr. Than Tun

Dr. Than Tun,  6 April 1923 – 30 November 2005) was an influential Burmese historian as well as an outspoken critic of the military junta of Burma. For his lifelong contributions to the development of worldwide study of Burmese history … Continue reading

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Alexander Aris

Alexander Aris Myint San Aung, born 1973), is the elder son of Aung San Suu Kyi and Michael Aris. He is a grandson of Aung San, who founded the modern Burmese army and negotiated Burma’s independence from the United Kingdom … Continue reading

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U Tin Oo

General Thura Tin Oo,  born 3 March 1927 in Pathein, often referred to as U Tin Oo) is a retired general, former commander in chief of the armed forces of Union of Myanmar, highly decorated soldier, pro-democracy activist and deputy … Continue reading

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U Win Tin

U Win Tin, born March 12, 1929) is a politician and former political prisoner in Burma.  Also, He is a writer.   His parents are  U Pu and Daw Mar. Arrested in July 1989 because of his senior position in the … Continue reading

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Min Ko Naing (Paw Oo Tun)

Paw Oo Tun better known by his alias Min Ko Naing, lit. “conqueror of kings”) is the President of Universities Student Union of Burma (Myanmar) and a leading democracy activist and dissident. He has spent most of the years since … Continue reading

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