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Aung San Suu Kyi: A triumphal progress like Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I of England, with her signature red hair, pale coloring, frilly ruffs and over-embellished clothes, used to love making stately progresses through the countryside. Since June 13, Burma’s democracy...

Analysis: The April Fools’ Day by-election in Burma

So it has come to pass. Burma’s pro-democracy leader and Nobel Peace Laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi, went through with the campaigning for the by-elections as she said she would. ...

Opinion: West must not lift Burma sanctions too soon

Countries that wish to see democracy and a free market in Burma should not lift sanctions too soon. Since nominally “civilian” President Thein Sein suspended the Myitsone Dam to much...