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  1. 15 Inspirational Quotes From Female Pioneers Who Have Made HistoryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lifehack.org

    ... they would be doing, simply because of the human instinct that makes them turn their face towards freedom." Aung San Suu Kyi, Burmese opposition politician and democracy advocate. "You have to imagine it possible before you can see something. You ...

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  2. KIC: Burma's reforms undermined by "political repression,...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Burmanet

    Burma's much lauded reforms, including the release of opposition politician Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, are being undermined by a crackdown on newly gained press freedoms, civil war, anti-Muslim violence and corruption, a report by the New York based International Center for Transitional Justice has warned.

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  3. Presidential spokesman Ye Htut talks to reporters on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... forced to apologize for a photo-shopped image shared by his wife on Facebook, depicting opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in an Islamic headscarf. Ye Htut didn't respond to emailed questions by The Irrawaddy about his nomination, but briefly ...

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  4. YANGON: US condemns lack of freedom of religion in MyanmarRead the original story

    Tuesday | Asia News Network

    ... home affairs, the speaker of the Lower House of Parliament, parliamentarians including opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, members of civil society, scholars, and representatives of other governments. "The US government led international community ...

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  5. Gauging Ethnic Angst Over Proportional Representation in BurmaRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Aung San Suu Kyi stands during a vote in Parliament's Lower House on July 24, voicing her opposition to an electoral system based on proportional representation.

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  6. New Zealand PM Welcomes Burma Reforms, But Constitutional Reform an IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... election in September. In recent months, concerns have grown over backsliding on reforms in Burma as Aung San Suu Kyi's attempts at amending the Constitution, which gives the army political powers and blocks Suu Kyi from the presidency, have ...

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  7. Human Rights in Myanmar Yangon International AirportRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Scoop

    ... and with the Parliamentary Constitutional Amendment Implementation Committee. I also had a meeting with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. In Yangon, I met with members of the Interfaith Friendship Group of Myanmar and the Interfaith Dialogue Group, the Myanmar ...

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  8. Why the State - Is Still Incredibly Weak'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... tutor every day, all day, on Burmese language skills. Then I went to the literary festival in Mandalay-Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and a whole series of poets were there. I also spent a couple days in the deep delta. I'm deeply interested in the Ayeyarwady ...

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  9. Sohu Business Channel: Behind the sabotage of Sino-Myanmar railway:...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Burmanet

    ... the military government and a real powerful figure in the military. After he became president, he released Aung San Suu Kyi and revised the election regulations to pave the ground for her to return to politics. He also lifted restrictions on foreign ...

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  10. Democratic Voice of Burma: Conditions 'deplorable' in Arakan IDP camps, says new UN envoyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Burmanet

    ... violence in early July. She also travelled to Naypyidaw, where she met with parliamentarians - including Aung San Suu Kyi -and met with civil society actors and prisoners of conscience in Rangoon. She noted that despite reforms, avenues for ...

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  11. Burmese Visitors Get a Taste of Democracy & HopeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Real Clear Politics

    ... freedom and equality for all. We also read a beautiful essay by Nobel Peace Prize-winning Burmese dissident Aung San Suu Kyi, in which she argues for the compatibility of democracy with Buddhist political teaching. Most students were surprised to ...

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  12. Brasch WordsTHE Republican War Against First RespondersRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2009 | American Reporter

    ... cultures and languages, the music and sentiments brought us together as one. The concert was dedicated to Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's Democracy leader. She is the Nobel Peace Prize Laureate that has been under house arrest for 14 years and is ...

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  13. Stupa-fied in old RangoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Yahoo!

    ... time out at Inya Lake in the north of Rangoon. Notably home to leader of the National League for Democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi, and site of her infamous 15-year house arrest, the lake is an oasis amid the urban sprawl. Stop for an afternoon beer at ...

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  14. UN envoy warns of 'permanent segregation' in west MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... , which have fuelled and triggered further violence," she said. The envoy, who met opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and held meetings with government officials in the capital Naypyidaw during her visit, called for new measures to combat incitement.

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  15. UN envoy warns of 'permanent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Suria

    ... , which have fuelled and triggered further violence," she said. The envoy, who met opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and held meetings with government officials in the capital Naypyidaw during her visit, called for new measures to combat incitement.

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  16. Review: 'Lucy' has no boundariesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | CNN

    Three years ago, director Luc Besson tried to do prestige, directing an Oscar-bait biopic about Burmese political dissident Aung San Suu Kyi titled "The Lady."

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  17. Senator urges Myanmar to reform constitution to allow Suu Kyi runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The China Post

    The top-ranking Republican senator issued a strong call for Myanmar to amend its constitution to allow opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to run for president and for the military to submit to civilian rule.

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  18. FACTBOX - Facts and figures about Myanmar's RohingyaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | AlertNet

    ... egal immigrants from Bangladesh. Even those in Myanmar's democracy movement, including Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, have not spoken out on Rohingya's behalf.

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  19. US senator urges Burma to amend constitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Asian Correspondent

    Sen. Mitch McConnell has issued a strong call for Burma to amend its constitution to allow opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to run for president and for the military to submit to civilian rule.

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  20. Key senator urges Myanmar to reform constitutionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    The top-ranking Republican senator issued a strong call for Myanmar to amend its constitution to allow opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to run for president and for the military to submit to civilian rule.

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