The Business section of the Globe on Oct. 6th also reports on the unwillingness of multinationals to cease operations in Burma.

There is a documentary film called “Total Denial” about the successful legal battle in US courts that some Burmese residents in the jungle undertook against the oil multi-nationals Total and Unocal. It won the 2006 Vaclav Havel Special Award For Human Rights

On October 6th, the Globe and Mail’s Geoffrey York discusses the tacit support for the Burmese military regime by neighbouring Thailand, China and India.