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- Burma's Gandhi. Toolan, D.S. // America;2/8/1992, Vol. 166 Issue 4, p84
Talks about the courage of Aung San Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner who is under house arrest in Burma. Follows in the footsteps of her father, General Aung San, Burma's greatest national hero; Although her party won the national elections in May 1990; The military government of...
- Burma hinted it may release. MacLachlan, Suzanne; Mutch, David // Christian Science Monitor;3/29/95, Vol. 87 Issue 85, p2
Hints at the possible release of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi by the Burmese government by July 1995. Suu Kyi's detainment in her Rangoon home since July 1989 on her emergence as the leader of a pro democracy movement.
- New CD-ROM dishes up the rights stuff. // Scholastic Update;3/8/96, Vol. 128 Issue 11, p3
States that Burmese human rights activist Aung San Suu Kyi's story can be viewed firsthand on a CD-ROM called `Amnesty Interactive.' Identity of its creator; Its availability.
- Public citizen No. 1. // U.S. News & World Report;10/28/91, Vol. 111 Issue 18, p18
Discusses how Aung San Suu Kyi, the leading opponent of a military regime that was shooting thousands of people in Burma, has won the Nobel Peace Prize last week--an attempt by the Nobel committee to help her cause. Kyi was put under house arrest; The misfortune of her father, the guerilla...
- Nobel winner released in Burma. // Christian Century;7/19/95, Vol. 112 Issue 22, p706
Reports on the release of democratic movement representative Aung San Suu Kyi on July 10, 1995 after being confined to house arrest in Burma since 1989. Suu Kyi as 1991 Nobel Peace Prize awardee; United States President Clinton's views regarding Suu Kyi's release.
- The lady and the generals. B, B. . // Christian Science Monitor;1/4/95, Vol. 87 Issue 27, p11
Profiles Aung San Suu Kyi, the daughter of Burma's founding father and winner of the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize. Her detainment by the Burmese military regime under house arrest since 1989; Her involvement in the pro-democracy struggle and her popularity in the 1989 campaign; Meeting between Suu...
- Democracy's latest convert. Smolowe, J.; Stewart, W. // Time;6/11/1990, Vol. 135 Issue 24, p35
Reports that in last week's elections in Burma, the National League for Democracy took 392 of 485 contested parliamentary seats leading to questions concerning the intentions of the military to abide by the election results and to step aside. House arrest of Aung San Suu Kyi, 44; Constitution to...
- Burma: No win for Ne Win. Lane, C.; Moreau, R. // Newsweek;6/11/1990, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p39
Reports on the election victory of Burma's National League for Democracy, headed by Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, 44, the daughter of a Burmese independence hero. Suu Kyi's 10 month internal exile; Failure of General Ne Win's `Road to Socialism'; Polical history of Burma; Latest country to demand...
- Stalking the `stunt princess.' Spaeth, Anthony // Time International (South Pacific Edition);07/08/96, Issue 28, p44
Profiles 1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. Speeches given by Suu Kyi in Rangoon, Burma; Political conditions in Burma; Concern over Suu Kyi's safety.