The year 2006 was marked by more entrenched and resilient military rule, which has become increasingly defiant against intense and growing international pressure. The Myanmar government has demonstrated that it plans to remain in power indefinitely and by any means, despite a successful effort by Western powers to place the Myanmar problem on the U.N. Security Council agenda.
Myanmar in 2006: Another Year of Housekeeping?
Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore and Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell.
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Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung, Maung Aung Myoe; Myanmar in 2006: Another Year of Housekeeping?. Asian Survey 1 February 2007; 47 (1): 194–199. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2007.47.1.194
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