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The Economic Times
Aung San Suu Kyi’s address to state on lines of talks with Indiaabout not pushing the Suu Kyi government while working with Myanmar to fight sc
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
about not pushing the Suu Kyi government while working with Myanmar to fight scourge of terror in the region. When the National League for Democracy came to power, Suu Kyi had three priorities — ethnic reconciliation, constitutional amendment... Read more
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Aliran Online
End the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingyain elections in November 2015, 25 years after the last free vote. We rejoiced t
Aliran Online / Posted yesterday
in elections in November 2015, 25 years after the last free vote. We rejoiced that Nobel Peace Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD), won a clear mandate from the people. We rejoiced that the previous regime did not resort... Read more
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Boston Globe
A Much-Changed Icon, Aung San Suu Kyi Evades Rohingya Accusationsare facing.” There were worrisome signs from the moment she entered a power-sh
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
are facing.” There were worrisome signs from the moment she entered a power-sharing agreement with the military after her National League for Democracy won 2015 elections. Myanmar’s generals — who ruled the country for nearly half a century and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UN team: Suu Kyi words 'bode well' for bid for Myanmar probe2017-09-19 22:44 National League for Democracy chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi. (
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
2017-09-19 22:44 National League for Democracy chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi. (File: Ye Aung Thu, AFP) Geneva - The leader of a team of UN human rights investigators said on Tuesday that... Read more
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Aljazeera
'Traitor': Rohingya refugees react to Suu Kyi's speechfor me to believe Suu Kyi will act on her words. Suu Kyi is a traitor. A major
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
for me to believe Suu Kyi will act on her words. Suu Kyi is a traitor. A majority of the Rohingya voted for her party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), on the promise that she would provide us with national identification cards. But once... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aung San Suu Kyi’s address on Rakhine fails to quell criticismof the international concern and pressure, the address appeared to be a request
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of the international concern and pressure, the address appeared to be a request for understanding and sympathy as her National League for Democracy party tries to please both the nation and the world. “It is only by cooperating that our world... Read more
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Gulf News
Five key dates in the Rohingya crisisfacing.”But there were worrisome signs from the moment she entered a power-shar
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
facing.”But there were worrisome signs from the moment she entered a power-sharing agreement with the military after her National League for Democracy won 2015 elections.Myanmar’s generals - who ruled the country for nearly half a century and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Suu Kyi set to address crisisshe seeks to bring, but also that the political game in Myanmar is worth the sa
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
she seeks to bring, but also that the political game in Myanmar is worth the sacrifice of entire communities.” Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) swept the board when the military permitted elections in 2015. Before they loosened... Read more
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Perth Now
All you need to know on Myanmar crisisconstrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown.
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
constrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country’s first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century —... Read more
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New Kerala
Muslims hold rally in Agartala against atrocities on Rohingyas in Myanmar - newkerala news #272222thrashed and burnt alive, mass rape and the whole world is keeping mum over it.
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
thrashed and burnt alive, mass rape and the whole world is keeping mum over it. The protesters also raised slogans against Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, the State Counselor and Leader of the National League for Democracy of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
All you need to know on Myanmar crisisconstrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown.
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
constrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country’s first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century —... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
All you need to know on Myanmar crisisconstrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown.
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
constrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country’s first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century —... Read more
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News.com.au
All you need to know on Myanmar crisisconstrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown.
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
constrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country’s first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century —... Read more
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The Courier Mail
All you need to know on Myanmar crisisconstrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown.
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
constrained and unable to confront the military for fear of being overthrown. Two years ago she and her party, the National League for Democracy, swept into power in the country’s first truly democratic elections in a quarter of a century —... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Why you should skip the temple tour and visit one of Myanmar's fortune tellersstrategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recen
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
strategy may have taken almost a decade to achieve its goal, but with the recent victory of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, I'd say that's a win. Which is more luck than I'm having with Mr Happy, who has moved his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
In a first, Myanmar’s ‘ethnic cleansing’ of Rohingyas unites Suu Kyi’s party, army, publicsecurity. “We don’t love the military, but we are together on this one,” said
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
security. “We don’t love the military, but we are together on this one,” said Nyan Win, a top official of Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD), who the country’s former junta had detained for nearly three years. “Our sovereignty... Read more
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Roll Call
Out of Darknessdays: getting 290 House and 67 Senate co-sponsors.  Suu Kyi, the leader o
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
days: getting 290 House and 67 Senate co-sponsors.  Suu Kyi, the leader of Myanmar's primary opposition party, the National League for Democracy, was awarded the medal in May 2008. But she has been indisposed as of late - for the better... Read more
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The Economic Times
In a first, Myanmar's 'ethnic cleansing' unites Suu Kyi's party, army and publicsecurity. "We don't love the military, but we are together on this one," said
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
security. "We don't love the military, but we are together on this one," said Nyan Win, a top official of Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD), who the country's former junta had detained for nearly three years. "Our sovereignty... Read more
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Reuters
In a first, Myanmar's 'ethnic cleansing' unites Suu Kyi's party, army and publicsecurity. “We don’t love the military, but we are together on this one,” said
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
security. “We don’t love the military, but we are together on this one,” said Nyan Win, a top official of Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD), who the country’s former junta had detained for nearly three years. “Our sovereignty... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
IS and Buddhistsin prison for his sermons which preached hatred against Muslims, but he was rel
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
in prison for his sermons which preached hatred against Muslims, but he was released in 2013 in an amnesty issued by the National League for Democracy Party headed by Aung San Suu Kyi. The Nobel Peace Prize laureate thus left her mark on and gave... Read more
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BBC News
Myanmar crisis: How much power does Aung San Suu Kyi really have?or foreign children from the presidency. Ms Suu Kyi is by far the most popular
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
or foreign children from the presidency. Ms Suu Kyi is by far the most popular political figure in Myanmar and she led her National League for Democracy (NLD) to a landslide victory in the 2015 election. She makes most of the important decisions in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Aung Sung Suu Kyi cancels trip to UN General AssemblyAung San Suu Kyi will not attend the upcoming UN General Assembly session in Ne
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
Aung San Suu Kyi will not attend the upcoming UN General Assembly session in New York. A spokesperson for her party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), told Reuters news agency late on Tuesday that the Nobel Peace Prize winner had withdrawn... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aung San Suu Kyi's political realities and the murky path to peace in Rakhinethe Myanmar government for the Rohingya crisis that has unfolded over the past
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
the Myanmar government for the Rohingya crisis that has unfolded over the past two weeks, the de-facto leader of the National League for Democracy (NLD) government, Aung San Suu Kyi, has been singled out for blame. There have even been calls... Read more
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Aljazeera
Aung San Suu Kyi support strong despite denunciationsthe Burmese, who endured nearly six decades of violent oppression under a socia
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
the Burmese, who endured nearly six decades of violent oppression under a socialist, military government until Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) swept into power during the country's first largely free general elections in 2015, they... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aung San Suu Kyi, a tarnished icon with a fading legacywhich holds on to three key ministries. "You cannot blame her because of the ar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
which holds on to three key ministries. "You cannot blame her because of the army," says Win Htein, a stalwart of her National League for Democracy (NLD). Even some of her harshest critics acknowledge that it is the military men that should be... Read more
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heraldscotland
How the Saint lost her halothe country’s Muslims. In a tense encounter with BBC presenter Mishal Husain it
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
the country’s Muslims. In a tense encounter with BBC presenter Mishal Husain it’s claimed that the leader of Burma’s National League for Democracy was heard muttering “no one told me I was going to be interviewed by a Muslim.” Suu Kyi it... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Indonesia positions itself as diplomatic actor in Rohingya crisis, but to what effect?Burma’s transition to democracy. In December 2012 – the year Aung San Suu Kyi
Asian Correspondent / Posted 13 days ago
Burma’s transition to democracy. In December 2012 – the year Aung San Suu Kyi first achieved a major electoral win for the National League for Democracy – Burmese parliamentarians visited Jakarta for high-level capacity building with their... Read more
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NZCity
Aung San Suu Kyi in an unenviable position as plight of Rohingya worsenshope and a crusader for democracy. Now, almost two years since the country's l
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
hope and a crusader for democracy. Now, almost two years since the country's landmark democratic elections which saw her National League for Democracy Party sweep to power, much of the international community is horrified at her perceived failure... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Suu Kyi in unenviable position as plight of Rohingya worsenshope and a crusader for democracy. Now, almost two years since the country's l
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
hope and a crusader for democracy. Now, almost two years since the country's landmark democratic elections which saw her National League for Democracy Party sweep to power, much of the international community is horrified at her perceived failure... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why Aung San Suu Kyi is unlikely to have her Nobel Peace Prize revokedthis humanitarian tragedy.’’ Suu Kyi, a longtime democratic icon who plays the
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
this humanitarian tragedy.’’ Suu Kyi, a longtime democratic icon who plays the role of state counselor to the ruling National League for Democracy, has remained largely silent over the mounting humanitarian crisis. The outcry in Congress... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Washington begins to sour on Aung San Suu Kyi amid mounting violence in Myanmarending this humanitarian tragedy." Suu Kyi, a longtime democratic icon who pla
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
ending this humanitarian tragedy." Suu Kyi, a longtime democratic icon who plays the role of state counselor to the ruling National League for Democracy, has remained largely silent about the mounting humanitarian crisis. The outcry in Congress... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 15 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi arrives in Myanmar on 3-day visit, meets President Htin Kyaw2014 to attend the ASEAN- India Summit. Both Kyaw and Nobel peace laureate Suu
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
2014 to attend the ASEAN- India Summit. Both Kyaw and Nobel peace laureate Suu Kyi had visited India last year after the National League for Democracy assumed power in that country. Myanmar is one of India’s strategic neighbours and shares a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Muslim world denounces Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya; West reticentthe BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
the BHRN released a new report into the methodical persecution of the minority Rohingya by Myanmar's government. "The National League for Democracy (NLD) has never spoken up in defense of the human rights of the Rohingya and Daw Aung San Suu... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Five reasons why Narendra Modi’s visit to Myanmar is importanta field that has a lot of potential. 2 The China factor Ties between China an
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
a field that has a lot of potential. 2 The China factor Ties between China and Myanmar have strengthened after Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy party swept to power. Robust economic and business ties apart, China continues to provide... Read more
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The Hindu
A blind eye: on Rohingya issuecountry’s yearning for peace and normal life could be fulfilled in the absence
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
country’s yearning for peace and normal life could be fulfilled in the absence of these minimum prerequisites. The ruling National League for Democracy, which takes legitimate pride in its heroic defiance of the military junta, has a largely... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
18,000 Rohingya in Myanmar flee in 5 daysthe good of people in Burma."Criticism However, rights groups in the region ar
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 21 days ago
the good of people in Burma."Criticism However, rights groups in the region are critical of the role that Suu Kyi, whose National League for Democracy party swept to power in 2015. While constitutional rules prohibit her from holding the office... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icondefied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 22 days ago
defied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her British husband and two sons to helm her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in 2015 elections. Often referred to as "The Lady," she retains... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icondefied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
defied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her British husband and two sons to helm her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in 2015 elections. Often referred to as "The Lady," she retains... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy iconIn this Oct 17, 2015 photo, Aung San Ms Suu Kyi speaks during a campaign rally
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
In this Oct 17, 2015 photo, Aung San Ms Suu Kyi speaks during a campaign rally for her National League for Democracy party in Thandwe, western Rakhine state, Myanmar. (AP Photo) YANGON -- As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icondefied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 23 days ago
defied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her British husband and two sons to helm her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in 2015 elections. Often referred to as "The Lady," she retains... Read more
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FOX News
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icondefied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
defied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her British husband and two sons to helm her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in 2015 elections. Often referred to as "The Lady," she retains... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icondefied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
defied the military, suffering 15 years of house arrest and separation from her British husband and two sons to helm her National League for Democracy to a landslide victory in 2015 elections. Often referred to as "The Lady," she retains... Read more
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