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Local relief effort underway for Myanmar

Original post made on May 22, 2008

Water-borne diseases may multiply the 100,000-plus Myanmar cyclone deaths by 10 to 20 times, according to a coalition of American-Burmese seeking to raise more than $100,000 in funds — to be matched by a foundation grant.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 22, 2008, 2:08 PM

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Posted by julie
a resident of Midtown
on May 22, 2008 at 2:28 pm



Is not this a little late?


Apparently the generals have been keeping relief supplies for themselves

Without external oversight how can we know our contributions are going to those in need?


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