Thein Sein’s warning came following a statement by Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri, broadcast on 3 September, which called on the terror network to expand its jihad to India, Bangladesh and Burma.
Phyu Hnin Htwe, a member of the All Burma Federation of Student Unions, was denied bail by a court in Sagaing Division on Tuesday.
Burma’s foreign minister Wanna Maung Lwin was in New York on Wednesday to address the United Nations General Assembly.
A demonstration against proportional representation attracted 300 protestors in Pazungdaung township, Rangoon on Sunday.
The Burmese military released a further one hundred and nine child soldiers on Thursday.