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Aung San Suu Kyi

 (ông′ sän′ so͞o′ chē′) Born 1945.
Burmese political leader who won the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize for her work promoting democracy in her country.

Aung San Suu Kyi

(ˈaʊŋ ˈsæn ˈsuː ˈtʃiː)
n
(Biography) born 1945, Burmese politician; cofounder (1988) and general secretary (1988–91; 1995– ) of the National League for Democracy: Nobel peace prize 1991; released (2010) from a lengthy house arrest; elected to the Burmese House of Representatives in 2012

Aung San Suu Kyi

(ˈaʊŋ ˈsɑn ˈsu ˈki)
n.
born 1945, Burmese opposition leader: Nobel peace prize 1990.
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In a letter to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the State Counsellor of Myanmar, U.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): On the eve of the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit (AICS) marking 25 years of India-ASEAN partnership, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held separate bilateral meetings with Myanmar State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Wednesday.
New York Times "WE all have to try our best to live peacefully," Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, who heads Myanmar's civilian government, said on Thursday on a visit to Rakhine State, from where more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh, escaping military repression so brutal that the United Nations calls it ethnic cleansing.
The crisis has led some to criticize Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the former Myanmar dissident and Nobel Peace Prize recipient who now heads the country, for ignoring the plight of the Rohingya.
Attendees include Jordan's King Abdullah II, Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hammad Al Khalifa, United Kingdom's Prince Edward and Princess Sophie, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o cha, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Laotian Vice President Phankham Viphavanh, Myanmar's Foreign Minister Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Vietnamese Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh, and Oman's Deputy Prime Minister Sayyid Asaad bin Tarizq al-Said.
The news coverage of Myanmar over the past several months has led many people to conclude that Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, the de facto leader of the country, has abandoned her responsibility to protect human rights.
State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi strongly condemned the attacks.
The fact-finding mission is focussed on establishing the truth on the past and we agree on the need to focus on the future," said the EU foreign policy chief after holding talks with Daw Aung San Suu KYI.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (pronounced Daw Unsung Su Chee) was not eligible to be the Head of State only because of the fraudulent and manipulated illogical 2008 Nargis Constitution drawn up by the former military Junta.
The Secretary-General extended his warm congratulations to the National League for Democracy (NLD) and Daw Aung San Suu Kyi for their "landmark performance" at the elections and to the Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) for "its dignified acceptance of the verdict of the people.
Being the daughter of Bogyoke Aung San is one of the reasons that Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has reached the position she is in today.
In this new role, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi will call on her fellow citizens and people around the world to eliminate stigma and discrimination.