|Date : 06/02/2004 , Fri A
Newspaper Published by Asian Tribune Co.,Ltd. Vol. 2 No. 220
Exclusive: A USDA’s secret plan to
rid the opposition in Burma uncovered.
Bangkok, Feb. 06: A startling revelation
of a covert plan to annihilate and rid the opposition political
parties in Burma has been suddenly uncovered. All the Burmese democratic
forces resident nationally and internationally are hereby alerted
to be aware of a step by step operation to rid the democratic forces
in Burma is at present underway.
Union Solidarity and Development Association (South Okalapa Township)
) has said to have drawn the covert implementation plan under the
guidance of the USDA Central Executive Committee.
It is learnt that, according to the plan, its major aim is to wipe
out the opposition party - National League for Democracy (NLD).
The uncovered secret plan was drawn originally in the Burmese language.
Given below the excerpts of the Important passages of the documents
- 1 to 3, 5, 7, 25 and 27, which highlights the planned covert operation
to destabilize the opposition step by step and completely annihilate
Union Solidarity and Development Association
- South Okkalapa Township
1. The Union Solidarity and Development Association (USDA) is a
firm national organization that will exist in perpetuity pledging
to work steadfastly and firmly with good will for the nationalities
and for the prosperity and benefit of the people and the nation.
2. The South Okkalapa Township, Yangon East District USDA branch,
is working for the implementation of its objectives and to strengthen
its membership for the benefit of the nationalities and the prosperity
of the country.
Opposition parties and their standing.
3. There are 13 wards in the South Okkalapa Township, where 2 representatives
of the Opposition Party got elected in the 1990 elections. U Khin
Maung Kyaw, the elected representative of Electorate 2, died on
the 18th August 1991, so now there remains just one elected representative.
He is U Soe Myint (Electorate No 1). They have established just
one township office and have also a Youth Wing and a Women’s
Ma Pyu Pyu Thin as NLD Youth leader with 14 members opened the
office on 12th May 2002.
We have a total of 105242 ordinary members of which 665 are core
We operate with the following affiliated institutions:-
1. Township Police Force.
2. Township Red Cross Association.
3. Township Fire Brigade, Auxiliary Fire Brigade.
4. Retired Members of the Military.
5. Maternities and Child Welfare Association.
6. Women’s Affairs Committee.
7. People’s Power.
5. We observe the following three guidelines so that a strong and
compact membership can achieve national solidarity that the people
can trust and respect.
(a) Nationalism as the main focus.
(b) Activities centered on the masses and by the masses.
(c) Personal relationships in dealing with the masses.
7. The following ten points are set down for the implementation
of our objective.
(a) Increase and strengthen membership.
(b) Increase and strengthen core membership.
(c) Use appropriate methods.
(d) Compact and strong methods.
(e) Establish bases for organizing.
(f) Organize through activities in the villages.
(g) Organize through welfare organizations.
(h) Organize through youth groups.
(i) Organize through women groups.
(j) Aim at eradicating all opposition activities.
25. To reduce and eradicate fields of opposition activities.
Six methods to adopt against opposition parties to weaken their
spirits and activities.
(1) Through organizational activities.
Recruit non-members to join. If close and constant contact is maintained
with them opportunities for opposition will decrease and eventually
a). Our aims and activities should be proclaimed, patiently explained
and widely discussed with the people.
b). Understand the people’s needs and do what is possible
to fulfill them.
c). Members and office bearers should maintain high moral standards
as an example.
d). Adopt skills that create friendship with individuals.
e). Should have knowledge of opposition activities beforehand.
f). Core members should get close to friends of the opposition
by assisting them in compassionate ways.
g). Eventually to recruit those individuals as members of the organisation.
(2) Through the Economy - in order to diminish and ruin
the opposition’s capacity to prosper economically.
a). Study meticulously the businesses that are operated by the
opposition parties and set up similar businesses to compete and
b). Adopt tactics that will abolish ownership and their market
c). Core members should approach ordinary opposition members who
do not have capital for investment and by offering them such money;
they can be persuaded to join the organisation.
(3) Through the Administration.
a). With cooperation and assistance from the authorities, opposition
members and their families must be prevented from acting in ways,
socially or commercially, that pose a threat to our organization
or to the state.
b). The weaknesses that exist within family members of opposition
parties must be studied and exploited.
c). Hardheaded opposition individuals will eventually become shaken
and agitated and most people will lose confidence in them.
d) When that eventually happens they will run away from their party.
(4) Act in accordance with the provisions of the law.
To be vigilant and examine whether the political, social and commercial
activities of the opposition are in keeping with the law and to
act as set out hereunder.
a). When political activities of the opposition can cause disintegration
of the Union, the unity and solidarity of the nationalities, the
sovereignty of the state, the authorities should be informed and
action taken according to existing law.
b). When opposition party’s activities threaten the security
of the state, the authorities should be informed and action taken
in accordance with existing law.
c). Immoral conduct, disgraceful character and sinful acts of the
opposition party members must be reported to the authorities and
action taken according to existing laws.
(5) How People’s Power can be utilized.
The activities of opposition parties have the potential to destabilize
the state and the peace and prosperity of the country; to disrupt
the rule of law, cause widespread panic and disenchantment with
the government resulting in outrage and demonstrations.
On such occasions, each branch must cooperate with the authorities
and people’s power to outwit and demonstrate in larger numbers
to defeat the opposition. Our membership of 10524 outnumbers that
of the opposition. As stated below we will plan to perform with
people’s power in numbers far greater than the opposition.
(6) Annihilation through greater strength.
As soon as the opposition comes up with a special activity, the
branch will show greater strength by recruiting members from adjacent
areas and stage demonstrations, meet and discuss, and deal with
(7) Formation of working committees and supervision.
a) For successful implementation of our resolutions, branches at
every level will form patron committees, working committees and
b). Respected and venerable individuals in the ward shall be appointed
as members of the patron committee from whom advice will be sought.
c). Branches at every level will take directions as stated above
and successfully implement the tasks assigned to them.
d). Information and communication must be established between members,
the masses and within the branches at every level.
27.The South Okkalapa USDA will take directions from the Patron
Committee and implement the tasks at every level to establish a
strong compact organization that will earn the respect of the people.
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