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Suu Kyi still negotiating China visit – Democratic Voice of Burma


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Suu Kyi still negotiating China visit
Democratic Voice of Burma
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is still discussing an itinerary for her planned visit to China this month. Suu Kyi's spokesperson Phyo Zayar Thaw, himself an MP for the National League for Democracy (NLD), said: “Arrangements are still
New Year's Predictions for Southeast AsiaCouncil on Foreign Relations (blog)

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Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:13 am

U.S. sends mixed message to backsliding Myanmar – PBS NewsHour


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U.S. sends mixed message to backsliding Myanmar
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U.S. President Barack Obama and Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, R, speak during a press conference at her residence in Yangon on November 14, 2014. Obama began talks with Suu Kyi, in a show of support for the opposition leader as the …
Suu Kyi Speaks of Moves to Scuttle Talks on Myanmar's Constitutional ReformsRadio Free Asia
Myanmar suspects in Britons' murder in Thailand plead for Aung San Suu Kyi's The Straits Times
Koh Tao Murder Suspects ask for Aung San Suu Kyi's HelpChiang Rai Times
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Posted on 12 December 2014 | 3:32 pm

Aung San Suu Kyi celebrates Bogyoke Aung San’s birthday centennial – Eleven Myanmar


Aung San Suu Kyi celebrates Bogyoke Aung San's birthday centennial
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Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of the opposition in the current parliament, participated in commemorative activities to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of her father, Bogyoke Aung San. The activities were organised by her party, the National League

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Posted on 8 December 2014 | 4:59 pm

Why Won’t Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi Say The Word ‘Rohingya’? – Huffington Post


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Why Won't Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi Say The Word 'Rohingya'?
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YANGON, Myanmar (RNS) In an article originally published in early 2012 and titled “Word power,” renowned Myanmar human rights advocate, politician and Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi wrote: “Words allow us to express our feelings, to record …
Suu Kyi demands more women enter politicsEleven Myanmar

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Posted on 5 December 2014 | 5:58 pm

Why won’t Aung San Suu Kyi say the word ‘Rohingya’? (COMMENTARY) – Religion News Service


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Why won't Aung San Suu Kyi say the word 'Rohingya'? (COMMENTARY)
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“Words allow us to express our feelings, to record our experiences, to concretize our ideas, to push outwards the frontiers of intellectual exploration. Words can move hearts, words can change perceptions, words can set nations and peoples in powerful …

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Posted on 4 December 2014 | 7:55 pm

When will Aung San Suu Kyi break her calculated silence on Myanmar’s … – Religion News Service


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When will Aung San Suu Kyi break her calculated silence on Myanmar's
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“Words allow us to express our feelings, to record our experiences, to concretise our ideas, to push outwards the frontiers of intellectual exploration. Words can move hearts, words can change perceptions, words can set nations and peoples in powerful …
Myanmar's Suu Kyi woos military lawmakers ahead of talks on constitutionThe Star Online
6-Party Talks Impasse Creates Rift Between Parliament and President, ArmyThe Irrawaddy News Magazine

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Posted on 4 December 2014 | 1:30 pm

Six-party talks could lead to political deal, Daw Suu Kyi says – Myanmar Times


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Six-party talks could lead to political deal, Daw Suu Kyi says
Myanmar Times
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi says she is hopeful for a “good result” from proposed six-way talks between national political leaders, despite a government spokesperson declaring such a meeting “impractical”. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: AFP. The National …
New Freedom for Myanmar's ArtistsNew York Times
NLD to Lead 'Whole Year' Celebration of Aung San's 100th BirthdayThe Irrawaddy News Magazine
Burma's constitutional crisis crack up its reformOpEdNews

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Posted on 2 December 2014 | 8:44 am

Aung San Suu Kyi Woos Military Lawmakers Ahead Of Talks On Constitution – NDTV


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Aung San Suu Kyi Woos Military Lawmakers Ahead Of Talks On Constitution
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Yangon: Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has invited military lawmakers to dinner in a bid to build ties ahead of a proposed summit on changing the constitution, which bars her from the Presidency, a senior member of her party said. On

Posted on 29 November 2014 | 9:22 am

Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar Opposition to Keep Pushing for Constitutional … – Voice of America


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Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar Opposition to Keep Pushing for Constitutional
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NAYPYITAW, MYANMAR—. Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she and her supporters will continue pushing to amend a constitutional clause that bars her from running for president next year. In an exclusive interview with the VOA's …
Imperial professor supports Aung San Suu Kyi's work for Yangon General HospitalImperial College London
Aung San Suu Kyi Party Expects New Myanmar Constitution Talks in DaysNDTV
Aung San Suu Kyi's visit to China shelved for time beingAsahi Shimbun
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Posted on 24 November 2014 | 12:01 am

Myanmar Military Chief Denies Presidency Ban Targets Aung San Suu Kyi – Voice of America


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Myanmar Military Chief Denies Presidency Ban Targets Aung San Suu Kyi
Voice of America
The military chief of Myanmar, also known as Burma, has told VOA the constitutional clause barring opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from becoming president is not aimed at her in particular. In an exclusive interview with VOA's Burmese Service
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi accepts election under current constitutionMizzima News
Timetable for charter change is logical, says Aung San Suu KyiEleven Myanmar
Gentle determination of Aung San Suu Kyi in the face of brutalityTimes of India
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Posted on 22 November 2014 | 10:23 pm

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Obama administration seeks authority for more Myanmar military engagement despite opposition

FILE – In this Nov. 14, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama walks with Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi for their joint news conference at her home in Yangon, Myanmar.

Posted on 13 December 2014 | 8:32 am

US sends mixed message to Myanmar military

FILE – In this Nov. 14, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama walks with Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi for their joint news conference at her home in Yangon, Myanmar.

Posted on 12 December 2014 | 9:17 am

Myanmar officer jailed for backing smaller army role in politics

By Aung Hla Tun YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar’s military has jailed an officer for two years for signing a petition supporting a constitutional amendment to reduce the army’s role in politics, the officer’s wife said Monday. The National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, spearheaded a campaign earlier this year to rescind Section 436 of the constitution, which …

Posted on 8 December 2014 | 7:33 am

Aung San Suu Kyi Woos Military Lawmakers Ahead Of Talks On Constitution

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has invited military lawmakers to dinner in a bid to build ties ahead of a proposed summit on changing the constitution, which bars her from the Presidency, …

Posted on 3 December 2014 | 10:56 am

Myanmar's Suu Kyi woos military lawmakers ahead of talks on constitution

By Aung Hla Tun and Jared Ferrie YANGON, November 27 (Reuters) – (This story corrects the Nov. 27 story to delete an erroneous quote in the penultimate paragraph) Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has invited military lawmakers to dinner in a bid to build ties ahead of a proposed summit on changing the constitution, which bars her from the presidency, a senior member of her party said …

Posted on 3 December 2014 | 8:21 am

Aung San Suu Kyi Party Expects New Myanmar Constitution Talks in Days

Aung San Suu Kyi's party today said Myanmar is expected to hold high-level political talks within days aimed at amending a controversial junta-drafted constitution that bars the opposition leader from…

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 7:10 pm

Suu Kyi party expects new Myanmar constitution talks within days

Aung San Suu Kyi's party Wednesday said Myanmar is expected to hold high-level political talks within days aimed at amending a controversial junta-drafted constitution that bars the opposition leader from becoming president. The summit — the second and potentially most important meeting of top officials since the end of army rule — was approved by parliament Tuesday as Myanmar debates charter …

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 3:45 pm

Suu Kyi party expects new Myanmar constitution talks in days

YANGON, Myanmar – Aung San Suu Kyi's party Wednesday, November 26, said Myanmar is expected to hold high-level political talks within days aimed at amending a controversial junta-drafted constitution that bars the opposition leader from becoming president. The summit – the second and potentially most important meeting of top …

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 12:55 pm

Myanmar political leaders to hold talks on amending constitution

By Aung Hla Tun YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar's parliament has unanimously endorsed talks between the country’s top political leaders on amending a military-drafted constitution that bars opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from being president, a parliamentarian from her party said. Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) has collected about five million signatures seeking reduced powers for …

Posted on 26 November 2014 | 3:18 am

Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar Opposition to Keep Pushing for Constitutional Change

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she and her supporters will continue pushing to amend a constitutional clause that bars her from running for president next year. In an exclusive interview with the VOA's Burmese Service Sunday, the Nobel laureate said it is vital that she and her supporters continue to lobby for change. "We never expected it to be easy but believed it to be …

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 12:02 am