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- An unhappy anniversary. Omestad, Thomas // U.S. News & World Report;05/22/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 20, p39
Reports on the political situation in Burma. Original promise of government to allow the election of a democratic government; Withdrawal of allowance for democracy by the ruling military group; Arrests of opposition activists; Involvement of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi; United States...
- THE LADY'S DESTINY. Frayn, Rebecca // Newsweek;3/12/2012, Vol. 159 Issue 11, p40
The article discusses the political activist Aung San Suu Kyi, examining her work to establish democracy in Burma. The author discusses how she developed a film about Suu Kyi, titled "The Lady," and looks at Suu Kyi's relationship with her husband Michael Aris and her children, her house arrest,...
- Better late ... // World (0888157X);11/16/2013, Vol. 28 Issue 23, p8
The article announces that opposition leader and democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma has received the Sakharov Prize in 2013.
- The Lady and the General. CAMPBELL, KURT M. // Foreign Policy;Dec2012, Issue 197, p31
The article discusses Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi and Thein Sein, the President of Burma. The author describes the different paths by which the two have arrived at a working partnership aimed at undoing the legacy of Burma's decades-long military rule. He lauds them for having...
- Country Risk Summary: MYANMAR. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2005, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p7
The article presents information on economic and political conditions in Burma. The military government has extended house arrest of the opposition National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, for another year. China continues to be a major source of aid and investment, and signed new...
- PORTRAIT OF A LADY. // Foreign Affairs;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 92 Issue 1, special section p8
The article profiles Burmese politician and democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi, as of January 2013. It notes she was elected to the Burmese Parliament in April 2012. It recounts her background, including being the daughter of Burmese independence leader Aung San, studying at Oxford University...
- How I LOST my FAMILY. Gyi, Bo Zaw // Australian Women's Weekly;Jan2011, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p84
This article relates the story of 1991 Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi. Suu Kyi, known around the world as a freedom fighter, is also called The Lady by her countrymen in Burma. She suffered 15 years of house arrest while her family lived in exile. Her activities at home include...
- Breakthrough in Burma--talks are a start. Ingram, Simon // Christian Science Monitor;1/12/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 34, p8
Discusses the meeting between the Burmese military and Aung San Suu Kyi and the outlook for the end of the political stalemate between the parties.
- `We are all behind her'. Clifton, Tony // Bulletin with Newsweek;7/25/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5980, p53
Focuses on the possible political implications of the outpouring of public support for Burmese political activist Aung San Suu Kyi. Political conditions in the country; Previous order for Aung San's house arrest; Prospects for a democratic administration in the country.