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Will Aung San Suu Kyi break her silence on Burma’s Rohingya crisis?

By Thu, May 21, 2015 1:00PM UTC 0 Comment

Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) party appears to have finally shown some support for the nation's persecuted Rohingya Muslims after years of ignoring their plight....

Aung San Suu Kyi hopes high-level meeting leads to fair elections in Burma

By Fri, Apr 10, 2015 10:17AM UTC 0 Comment

NAYPYITAW, Burma (AP) — Burma opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi says high-level political talks to be held Friday will be meaningful only if they lead to polls set for later this year being free and fair....

Has Aung San Suu Kyi turned her back on Burma’s student protesters?

By Fri, Feb 06, 2015 10:57AM UTC 0 Comment

One suspects that General Aung San, a former student activist, would be horrified that his daughter, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, threatened National League for Democracy (NLD) member Thein Lwin with legal action for supporting protesting students....

Suu Kyi house arrest gate up for auction; minimum bid $200,000

By Mon, Feb 02, 2015 3:13PM UTC 0 Comment

YANGON, Burma (AP) — The iron gate that stood in front of the home of Burma's formerly imprisoned democracy icon, separating her from throngs of supporters as she made speeches challenging the country's then-military rulers, is going on the auction block....

Burma’s opposition undecided on contesting polls

By Tue, Dec 30, 2014 9:13PM UTC 0 Comment

YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma (Myanmar) opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi says it is too early for her party to decide whether it will join 2015 elections because it depends on whether the constitution and election laws are amended....