Burma’s Rebound:The Triumphal Rise of Aung San Suu Kyi – Spiegel de photos and article

By Thilo Thielke

Photo Gallery: Dreaming of Democracy in Burma


A newfound optimism has infected much of Burma. The government has relaxed controls and might even make room for pro-democracy advocate and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi in the cabinet after this Sunday’s by-elections. But government clashes with ethnic minorities in the north of the country have tarnished these hopes for some.


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