BIRMINGHAM MP Andrew Mitchell has told of his "immense honour" at meeting Burmese pro-democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi
21 -- Popular opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi
and Myanmar President U Thein Sein met for the first time at the presidential office in the capital Nay Pyi Taw on Friday, since the country's new government came to power, official said.
Newcastle City Council last night recognised the work of Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi
, who has become an international symbol of resistance in the face of oppression.
Aung San Suu Kyi
has been at pains to assert that she is just a figurehead, just one of thousands.
the release of democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi
and urged Burmese leaders
Reports earlier said the military government had signed the release order for Aung San Suu Kyi
, but the military rulers have remained silent over the issue.
Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi
, the only Noble Peace Prize laureate under detention anywhere in the world, celebrated her 65th birthday Saturday under house arrest at her lakeside home in the former capital Yangon.
IRELAND'S leading musicians will honour Burma's Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi
Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi
yesterday took the witness stand at her show trial to defend herself against what are widely seen as trumped up charges.
The voice of hope; Aung San Suu Kyi
conversations with Alan Clements, 2d ed.
YANGON -- Detained Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi
met UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari for a second time Monday in three days, an official said, as he wrapped up his latest mission to the country.
Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi
predicted Saturday that the military regime's crackdown on her supporters will backfire, fueling the cause of democracy.