Mark Farmaner

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Mark Farmaner wrote : “Facebook are happy for the Myanmar military to promote products that help pay for genocide, but if they spread disinformation about their rivals, that’s where Facebook draws the line. It’s a strange standard,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, August 2, 2020 2:14:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “You have to wonder if being forced to listen to the evidence for the first time will cause Aung San Suu Kyi to have private moments of doubt, but she is driven by her own prejudice and is incredibly stubborn,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “What might have seemed acceptable in a government environment where she has surrounded herself with racist sycophants doesn’t look so good in the cold light of day in an international court,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If she hopes that these baby steps lead anywhere, then she lives in fantasy land,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “You can call that process, sure. But for the last 20 years there was always process in Myanmar; that’s the government’s delaying tactic,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, January 11, 2020 3:26:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This is a significant step forward in our campaign to stop international companies funding genocide and crimes against humanity in Burma [Myanmar],” External link

mmtimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military-owned port in Yangon,” External link

mmtimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

irrawaddy.com Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

irrawaddy.com Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "The profits are being pumped back into the military, helping to fund their operations," External link

myanmarnews Friday, January 3, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

globalsecurity Friday, December 13, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

myanmarnews Friday, December 13, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

irishsun Friday, December 13, 2019 1:52:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

washtimes Thursday, December 12, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

seattletimes Thursday, December 12, 2019 6:12:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “You have to wonder if being forced to listen to the evidence for the first time will cause Aung San Suu Kyi to have private moments of doubt, but she is driven by her own prejudice and is incredibly stubborn,” External link

frontiermyanmar Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “What might have seemed acceptable in a government environment where she has surrounded herself with racist sycophants doesn’t look so good in the cold light of day in an international court,” External link

frontiermyanmar Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “There was a time when Aung San Suu Kyi spoke with moral authority and the world would listen, but that time has long gone,” External link

time Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If she hopes that these baby steps lead anywhere, then she lives in fantasy land,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “You can call that process, sure. But for the last 20 years there was always process in Myanmar; that’s the government’s delaying tactic,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : “You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country” External link

myanmarnews Monday, August 19, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : "You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country" External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, August 13, 2019 8:04:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : “You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country” External link

voanews Monday, August 12, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "You would think that imposing sanctions stopping companies doing business with the military would be a no-brainer, but not a single country has done so," External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 29, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Yet they are considering sanctions against thousands of mostly young women working in garment factories," External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 29, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "You would think that imposing sanctions stopping companies doing business with the military would be a no-brainer, but not a single country has done so," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Yet they are considering sanctions against thousands of mostly young women working in garment factories," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “We welcome the decision by Engie to end its involvement in the Upper Yeywa dam project,” External link

oneworld Wednesday, January 30, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : “There needs to be clear and transparent criteria for people being on the blacklist and that shouldn’t include banning people because they speak out on human rights or criticise the government or military,” External link

frontiermyanmar Friday, January 18, 2019 3:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If the President is able to remove people from the blacklist then it can't be argued that the NLD don't have ultimate control,” “For me, being banned is an inconvenience. For people from Burma it is tearing and keeping apart families. It's cruel” External link

frontiermyanmar Friday, January 18, 2019 3:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The problem is that their business partner is accused of genocide by the United Nations. There is no responsible way that Kirin can operate in Myanmar as long as it is doing business with the military,” External link

mmtimes Friday, January 11, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “The NLD is not a government that is respecting human rights and the kind of freedoms that people were on the streets protesting for,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 26, 2018 3:08:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Companies which supply equipment to the military, or do business with the military, are complicit in the human rights violations committed by them,” External link

clickittefaq Thursday, December 13, 2018 1:04:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We've seen the Birmese government coming under intense pressure over the arrest and trial and jailing of these journalists,” External link

modernghana Wednesday, December 12, 2018 11:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We’ve seen the Birmese government coming under intense pressure over the arrest and trial and jailing of these journalists,” External link

rfi-en Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:21:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union doesn’t have to be in business with a military bank, VISA doesn’t have to promote a military golf course. We are not asking companies to pull out of Burma; we are asking them to change the way they do business in Burma, making sure they don’t help the military or get involved in projects linked to human rights violations,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:07:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner added : “The Belgian company NEWTEC threatened to sue us if we put them on the list, and Posco said it’s not fair to put them on the list even though they are in a joint business venture with the military,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:07:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union doesn’t have to be in business with a military bank, VISA doesn’t have to promote a military golf course. We are not asking companies to pull out of Burma; we are asking them to change the way they do business in Burma, making sure they don’t help the military or get involved in projects linked to human rights violations,” External link

irrawaddy Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner added : “The Belgian company NEWTEC threatened to sue us if we put them on the list, and Posco said it’s not fair to put them on the list even though they are in a joint business venture with the military,” External link

irrawaddy Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Companies which supply equipment to the military, or do business with the military, are complicit in the human rights violations committed by them,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, December 11, 2018 9:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “We are not saying don’t do business in Burma, we are saying don’t do business with the military,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, December 11, 2018 9:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Yes, I'm afraid she is complicit,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner tells : “You have to hand it to Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

msn-uk Friday, November 3, 2017 3:08:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner tells : “You have to hand it to Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

time Friday, November 3, 2017 11:31:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner diz ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : "A m�dia foca Wirathu e a MaBaTha, mas ambos foram estimulados pelo governo de turno entre 2001 e 2016, que usou o nacionalismo budista como arma pol�tica para tentar conter a popularidade de Aung San Suu Kyi [a hoje l�der de fato de Mianmar]" External link

folha Sunday, October 22, 2017 8:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “To have someone of Prince Charles’s stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, October 4, 2017 1:21:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "To have someone of Prince Charles' stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, October 4, 2017 6:48:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "To have someone of Prince Charles's stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law," External link

todayonline Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “To have someone of Prince Charles’s stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, October 4, 2017 2:56:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “It is stunning he would do this there,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, October 1, 2017 7:16:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “It is stunning he would do this there,” External link

scmp Saturday, September 30, 2017 2:00:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This seems a rather cowardly action by St Hugh’s. If they have taken down the portrait because of Aung San Suu Kyi defending the Burmese military as they commit ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya they should say so and write to her urging her to respect human rights,” External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, September 30, 2017 10:36:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : "Ever since the military offensive against the Rohingya in October 2016, the international community was very aware that further (Rohingya militant) attacks would happen, and that the military would respond in the way they have," External link

CBC Saturday, September 23, 2017 1:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “It is incredible that is has taken three weeks of an ethnic cleansing campaign, thousands dead and nearly half a million displaced, before the British government decided to cancel this training,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This is the first practical sanction against Min Aung Hlaing, the head of the military who has ordered this ethnic cleansing campaign,” “Now the British government must go further, working for a global UN mandated arms embargo. The European Union should impose a ban on European companies supplying any kind of equipment to the military, not just arms, and also ban investment and business relationships with military owned companies” External link

oneworld Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “British aid money is being spent supporting a military which is committing ethnic cleansing,” External link

oneworld Monday, September 11, 2017 6:34:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Ideally we need a UN-mandated arms embargo - countries can individually decide to impose their own embargos but it would require governments like Turkey and the United States - countries that have expressed support for the Rohingya to mobilise international support," External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, September 6, 2017 1:24:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There is one person in Burma [Myanmar] who has the responsibility for what's happening and has the power to stop it and that is Min Aung Hlaing, the head of the military," External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, September 6, 2017 1:24:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “There is only one person in Burma who can order the soldiers to stop killing Rohingya civilians and stop burning down villages, that person is Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

oneworld Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “European and other governments need to stop looking at Min Aung Hlaing and his military as potential customers for military equipment and start looking at them as criminals who belong behind bars,” “Min Aung Hlaing is the biggest obstacle to improving human rights and democratic reform in Burma. His soldiers are slaughtering civilians. Min Aung Hlaing should be an international pariah, known for commanding an army which shoots unarmed civilians, cuts the throats of babies and uses mass rape” External link

oneworld Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “For the situation in Rakhine State to be discussed by the highest body in the world puts the government and military on notice that their actions are being watched,” External link

oneworld Monday, August 21, 2017 3:12:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The OIC should be applauded for holding this emergency meeting on the Rohingya crisis, but they must follow through with practical action,” External link

dvb Wednesday, January 18, 2017 11:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The OIC should be applauded for holding this emergency meeting on the Rohingya crisis, but they must follow through with practical action,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, January 17, 2017 2:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “With human rights violations by the Burmese military increasing to a level we haven’t seen for around a decade, it’s clear new strategies are needed,” External link

oneworld Monday, December 19, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We have been campaigning for 25 years for human rights and democracy in Burma,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “Burma is a part of Asean and we are seeing some other countries, including Muslim countries, that when refugees do arrive, they are not given any formal rights of asylum,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “Aung San Su Kyi's reputation is been damaged by her inaction here,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : "They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, November 23, 2016 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : "They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees," External link

irishsun Wednesday, November 23, 2016 1:41:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : “They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees,” External link

voanews Tuesday, November 22, 2016 11:23:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don't comply, including those who haven't signed the convention," External link

refworld Thursday, October 27, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don’t comply, including those who haven’t signed the convention,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 17, 2016 8:25:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don't comply, including those who haven't signed the convention," External link

irishsun Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:32:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Earlier this year, for the first time, the UN said war crimes and crimes against humanity are being committed against ethnic people in the country, so dropping the resolution ignores the facts on the ground,” External link

mmtimes Friday, September 16, 2016 11:27:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : "Obviously, they're not doing nearly enough. We can't have a British citizen left in jail for two years without being convicted of any crime or not having a fair trial. " External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Now [the NLD] are in Government, there are a lot of opportunities for leverage. [Britain] is still one of the biggest aid donors to the country" External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "overwhelmed, coming out of 60 years of dictatorships," External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “For some of the armed ethnic organisations, jade is an important source of income, as they provide services in areas not under government control, such as health services, education, or supporting IDPs displaced by the Tatmadaw [the Myanmar army],” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, August 9, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Thein Sein ) : “The Thein Sein government delayed releasing these figures because they said it was sensitive and could cause conflict. In fact, these figures provide evidence that nationalists were exaggerating about growing numbers of Muslims in the country. Releasing them earlier could have helped calm things down rather than cause problems,” External link

mmtimes Monday, July 25, 2016 5:40:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Thein Sein ) : “The Thein Sein government delayedreleasing these figures becausethey said it was sensitive and couldcause conflict. In fact, these figuresprovide evidence that nationalistswere exaggerating about growingnumbers of Muslims in the country.Releasing them earlier could havehelped calm things down rather thancause problems,” External link

mmtimes Friday, July 22, 2016 6:54:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “After so much talk from Aung San Suu Kyi about the rule of law, it is astonishing that the NLD-led government has kept Lahpai Gam in jail despite the UN ruling that his detention breaks international law, and demanding his release. The NLD demonstrated in April that it can move fast to release political prisoners when it wants to. There is no excuse for detaining Lahpai Gam for a single further day,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, June 1, 2016 5:39:00 AM EAT



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Mark Farmaner

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Mark Farmaner wrote : “Facebook are happy for the Myanmar military to promote products that help pay for genocide, but if they spread disinformation about their rivals, that’s where Facebook draws the line. It’s a strange standard,” External link

myanmarnews Sunday, August 2, 2020 2:14:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “You have to wonder if being forced to listen to the evidence for the first time will cause Aung San Suu Kyi to have private moments of doubt, but she is driven by her own prejudice and is incredibly stubborn,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “What might have seemed acceptable in a government environment where she has surrounded herself with racist sycophants doesn’t look so good in the cold light of day in an international court,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If she hopes that these baby steps lead anywhere, then she lives in fantasy land,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “You can call that process, sure. But for the last 20 years there was always process in Myanmar; that’s the government’s delaying tactic,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, February 19, 2020 4:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

myanmarnews Saturday, January 11, 2020 3:26:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, January 8, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This is a significant step forward in our campaign to stop international companies funding genocide and crimes against humanity in Burma [Myanmar],” External link

mmtimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military-owned port in Yangon,” External link

mmtimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union deserve credit for doing the right thing. They are the biggest company so far to cut their business ties to the military,” External link

irrawaddy.com Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “We will be stepping up pressure on other companies on our ‘Dirty List’ including Portia Management Services, a British company managing a military owned port in Yangon,” External link

irrawaddy.com Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:53:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "The profits are being pumped back into the military, helping to fund their operations," External link

myanmarnews Friday, January 3, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

globalsecurity Friday, December 13, 2019 10:05:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

myanmarnews Friday, December 13, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "She was one person who could have brought people together," External link

irishsun Friday, December 13, 2019 1:52:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

washtimes Thursday, December 12, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : ”She is whipping up nationalism, portraying herself as the defender of the nation against foreign interference. Aung San Suu Kyi may also see this case as an opportunity to further her so far failed approach of persuading the military that civilian rule is not a threat to them,” ”Aung San Suu Kyi is showing the same traits now as she did when she was fighting the military dictatorship,” External link

seattletimes Thursday, December 12, 2019 6:12:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “You have to wonder if being forced to listen to the evidence for the first time will cause Aung San Suu Kyi to have private moments of doubt, but she is driven by her own prejudice and is incredibly stubborn,” External link

frontiermyanmar Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “What might have seemed acceptable in a government environment where she has surrounded herself with racist sycophants doesn’t look so good in the cold light of day in an international court,” External link

frontiermyanmar Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “There was a time when Aung San Suu Kyi spoke with moral authority and the world would listen, but that time has long gone,” External link

time Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If she hopes that these baby steps lead anywhere, then she lives in fantasy land,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “You can call that process, sure. But for the last 20 years there was always process in Myanmar; that’s the government’s delaying tactic,” External link

frontiermyanmar Wednesday, December 11, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : “You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country” External link

myanmarnews Monday, August 19, 2019 8:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : "You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country" External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, August 13, 2019 8:04:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner wrote : “You seem a little uninformed about the situation in Burma and your own client in the country” External link

voanews Monday, August 12, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "You would think that imposing sanctions stopping companies doing business with the military would be a no-brainer, but not a single country has done so," External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 29, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Yet they are considering sanctions against thousands of mostly young women working in garment factories," External link

myanmarnews Friday, March 29, 2019 2:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "You would think that imposing sanctions stopping companies doing business with the military would be a no-brainer, but not a single country has done so," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Yet they are considering sanctions against thousands of mostly young women working in garment factories," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, March 28, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “We welcome the decision by Engie to end its involvement in the Upper Yeywa dam project,” External link

oneworld Wednesday, January 30, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : “There needs to be clear and transparent criteria for people being on the blacklist and that shouldn’t include banning people because they speak out on human rights or criticise the government or military,” External link

frontiermyanmar Friday, January 18, 2019 3:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “If the President is able to remove people from the blacklist then it can't be argued that the NLD don't have ultimate control,” “For me, being banned is an inconvenience. For people from Burma it is tearing and keeping apart families. It's cruel” External link

frontiermyanmar Friday, January 18, 2019 3:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The problem is that their business partner is accused of genocide by the United Nations. There is no responsible way that Kirin can operate in Myanmar as long as it is doing business with the military,” External link

mmtimes Friday, January 11, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “The NLD is not a government that is respecting human rights and the kind of freedoms that people were on the streets protesting for,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 26, 2018 3:08:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Companies which supply equipment to the military, or do business with the military, are complicit in the human rights violations committed by them,” External link

clickittefaq Thursday, December 13, 2018 1:04:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We've seen the Birmese government coming under intense pressure over the arrest and trial and jailing of these journalists,” External link

modernghana Wednesday, December 12, 2018 11:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We’ve seen the Birmese government coming under intense pressure over the arrest and trial and jailing of these journalists,” External link

rfi-en Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:21:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union doesn’t have to be in business with a military bank, VISA doesn’t have to promote a military golf course. We are not asking companies to pull out of Burma; we are asking them to change the way they do business in Burma, making sure they don’t help the military or get involved in projects linked to human rights violations,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:07:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner added : “The Belgian company NEWTEC threatened to sue us if we put them on the list, and Posco said it’s not fair to put them on the list even though they are in a joint business venture with the military,” External link

myanmarnews Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:07:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Western Union doesn’t have to be in business with a military bank, VISA doesn’t have to promote a military golf course. We are not asking companies to pull out of Burma; we are asking them to change the way they do business in Burma, making sure they don’t help the military or get involved in projects linked to human rights violations,” External link

irrawaddy Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner added : “The Belgian company NEWTEC threatened to sue us if we put them on the list, and Posco said it’s not fair to put them on the list even though they are in a joint business venture with the military,” External link

irrawaddy Tuesday, December 11, 2018 5:50:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Companies which supply equipment to the military, or do business with the military, are complicit in the human rights violations committed by them,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, December 11, 2018 9:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “We are not saying don’t do business in Burma, we are saying don’t do business with the military,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, December 11, 2018 9:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Yes, I'm afraid she is complicit,” External link

thedailystarBD Thursday, November 16, 2017 1:18:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner tells : “You have to hand it to Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

msn-uk Friday, November 3, 2017 3:08:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner tells : “You have to hand it to Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

time Friday, November 3, 2017 11:31:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner diz ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : "A m�dia foca Wirathu e a MaBaTha, mas ambos foram estimulados pelo governo de turno entre 2001 e 2016, que usou o nacionalismo budista como arma pol�tica para tentar conter a popularidade de Aung San Suu Kyi [a hoje l�der de fato de Mianmar]" External link

folha Sunday, October 22, 2017 8:51:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “To have someone of Prince Charles’s stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, October 4, 2017 1:21:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "To have someone of Prince Charles' stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law," External link

thestar-my Wednesday, October 4, 2017 6:48:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "To have someone of Prince Charles's stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law," External link

todayonline Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4:29:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “To have someone of Prince Charles’s stature go to visit the country would be seen as a reward, and giving legitimacy to the government and the military that are currently violating international law,” External link

reuters-in Wednesday, October 4, 2017 2:56:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “It is stunning he would do this there,” External link

heraldscotland Sunday, October 1, 2017 7:16:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “It is stunning he would do this there,” External link

scmp Saturday, September 30, 2017 2:00:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This seems a rather cowardly action by St Hugh’s. If they have taken down the portrait because of Aung San Suu Kyi defending the Burmese military as they commit ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya they should say so and write to her urging her to respect human rights,” External link

thedailystarBD Saturday, September 30, 2017 10:36:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : "Ever since the military offensive against the Rohingya in October 2016, the international community was very aware that further (Rohingya militant) attacks would happen, and that the military would respond in the way they have," External link

CBC Saturday, September 23, 2017 1:36:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “It is incredible that is has taken three weeks of an ethnic cleansing campaign, thousands dead and nearly half a million displaced, before the British government decided to cancel this training,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “This is the first practical sanction against Min Aung Hlaing, the head of the military who has ordered this ethnic cleansing campaign,” “Now the British government must go further, working for a global UN mandated arms embargo. The European Union should impose a ban on European companies supplying any kind of equipment to the military, not just arms, and also ban investment and business relationships with military owned companies” External link

oneworld Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:30:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : “British aid money is being spent supporting a military which is committing ethnic cleansing,” External link

oneworld Monday, September 11, 2017 6:34:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Ideally we need a UN-mandated arms embargo - countries can individually decide to impose their own embargos but it would require governments like Turkey and the United States - countries that have expressed support for the Rohingya to mobilise international support," External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, September 6, 2017 1:24:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There is one person in Burma [Myanmar] who has the responsibility for what's happening and has the power to stop it and that is Min Aung Hlaing, the head of the military," External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, September 6, 2017 1:24:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “There is only one person in Burma who can order the soldiers to stop killing Rohingya civilians and stop burning down villages, that person is Min Aung Hlaing,” External link

oneworld Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “European and other governments need to stop looking at Min Aung Hlaing and his military as potential customers for military equipment and start looking at them as criminals who belong behind bars,” “Min Aung Hlaing is the biggest obstacle to improving human rights and democratic reform in Burma. His soldiers are slaughtering civilians. Min Aung Hlaing should be an international pariah, known for commanding an army which shoots unarmed civilians, cuts the throats of babies and uses mass rape” External link

oneworld Thursday, August 31, 2017 1:13:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “For the situation in Rakhine State to be discussed by the highest body in the world puts the government and military on notice that their actions are being watched,” External link

oneworld Monday, August 21, 2017 3:12:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The OIC should be applauded for holding this emergency meeting on the Rohingya crisis, but they must follow through with practical action,” External link

dvb Wednesday, January 18, 2017 11:15:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “The OIC should be applauded for holding this emergency meeting on the Rohingya crisis, but they must follow through with practical action,” External link

oneworld Tuesday, January 17, 2017 2:33:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “With human rights violations by the Burmese military increasing to a level we haven’t seen for around a decade, it’s clear new strategies are needed,” External link

oneworld Monday, December 19, 2016 7:16:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “We have been campaigning for 25 years for human rights and democracy in Burma,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says : “Burma is a part of Asean and we are seeing some other countries, including Muslim countries, that when refugees do arrive, they are not given any formal rights of asylum,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner says ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “Aung San Su Kyi's reputation is been damaged by her inaction here,” External link

rfi-en Monday, November 28, 2016 7:27:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : "They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, November 23, 2016 4:16:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : "They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees," External link

irishsun Wednesday, November 23, 2016 1:41:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner told : “They are fleeing violations of international law and Bangladesh has a responsibility to help. The international community should be pressuring Bangladesh to open its borders and accept international aid being offered to help Rohingya refugees,” External link

voanews Tuesday, November 22, 2016 11:23:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don't comply, including those who haven't signed the convention," External link

refworld Thursday, October 27, 2016 6:29:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don’t comply, including those who haven’t signed the convention,” External link

reliefWeb Monday, October 17, 2016 8:25:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "There should be a binding convention on the rights and treatment of IDPs, with monitoring and public annual reports naming and shaming countries which don't comply, including those who haven't signed the convention," External link

irishsun Saturday, October 15, 2016 4:32:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “Earlier this year, for the first time, the UN said war crimes and crimes against humanity are being committed against ethnic people in the country, so dropping the resolution ignores the facts on the ground,” External link

mmtimes Friday, September 16, 2016 11:27:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about British ) : "Obviously, they're not doing nearly enough. We can't have a British citizen left in jail for two years without being convicted of any crime or not having a fair trial. " External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "Now [the NLD] are in Government, there are a lot of opportunities for leverage. [Britain] is still one of the biggest aid donors to the country" External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : "overwhelmed, coming out of 60 years of dictatorships," External link

wandsworthguardian Friday, August 12, 2016 10:37:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said : “For some of the armed ethnic organisations, jade is an important source of income, as they provide services in areas not under government control, such as health services, education, or supporting IDPs displaced by the Tatmadaw [the Myanmar army],” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, August 9, 2016 3:34:00 PM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Thein Sein ) : “The Thein Sein government delayed releasing these figures because they said it was sensitive and could cause conflict. In fact, these figures provide evidence that nationalists were exaggerating about growing numbers of Muslims in the country. Releasing them earlier could have helped calm things down rather than cause problems,” External link

mmtimes Monday, July 25, 2016 5:40:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Thein Sein ) : “The Thein Sein government delayedreleasing these figures becausethey said it was sensitive and couldcause conflict. In fact, these figuresprovide evidence that nationalistswere exaggerating about growingnumbers of Muslims in the country.Releasing them earlier could havehelped calm things down rather thancause problems,” External link

mmtimes Friday, July 22, 2016 6:54:00 AM EAT

Mark Farmaner said ( about Aung San Suu Kyi ) : “After so much talk from Aung San Suu Kyi about the rule of law, it is astonishing that the NLD-led government has kept Lahpai Gam in jail despite the UN ruling that his detention breaks international law, and demanding his release. The NLD demonstrated in April that it can move fast to release political prisoners when it wants to. There is no excuse for detaining Lahpai Gam for a single further day,” External link

irrawaddy Wednesday, June 1, 2016 5:39:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
diretor0.89%PT10/22/201722/10/2017
director92.86%EN10/04/201704/10/2017
directeur1.79%FR10/04/201704/10/2017
spokesman4.46%EN09/26/200726/09/2007
Names Lang Count
Mark FarmanerEN95.56%
Mark FarmenerEN2.96%
Mark FarmanerFR0.74%
Mark FarmanerPT0.74%


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