Daily Archives: 2008-04-27

No voting NO: Burmese embassy staff contrive to disenfranchise voters

Selene Cheng Burmese national desperate to vote goes topless, but still no vote A sea of red greeted me as I made my way up the road to the Burmese embassy at St Martin’s Drive. Burmese lined both sides of the road, the rows of people in red standing three abreast along a pavement sporadically broken by blue uniformed policemen. …

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Breaking News: Burmese nationals throng embassy in S’pore

Developing news story Latest update: 15.50 hours A group of six Singapore Special Ops forces were seen moving up the slope of St Martin‘s in full riot gear. A contingent of female police officers were also seen. 15.14 hours Embassy staff slow voting to a trickle as almost 2500 Burmese throng embassy. TOC thanks all eyewitnesses for their continued updates …

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