Burmese People Vote in Elections For First Time in History as Opposition’s Aung Suu Kyi Claims Win
Aung Suu Kyi articles on Democracy Chronicles
Aung Suu Kyi is a Burmese opposition politician and chairperson of the National League for Democracy in Burma that came to represent hope of democracy to many during the 2011–12 Burmese political reforms and her release from detention. Also check out our section on Political Dissidents and our articles on Burma.
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