Myanmar agrees to allow 'all aid workers': UN chief

Myanmar has agreed to allow “all aid workers” to stage a relief effort for cyclone survivors, UN chief Ban Ki-moon said after meeting junta leader Than Shwe here on Friday.

After meeting with the senior general for more than two hours, Ban told reporters: “He has agreed to allow all aid workers regardless of nationalities.”

Asked if the agreement marked a breakthrough, Ban said: “I think so.”

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Toll is currently at 133,000 dead or missing.

Its a little late, I’m afraid… Roanoker

And people wonder why some of us are so distrustful of turning all power over to the government.

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