Aung San Suu Kyi, AC (Burmese: အောင်ဆန်းစုကြည်; MLCTS: aung hcan: cu. krany, /aʊŋˌsæn.suːˈtʃiː/,Burmese pronunciation:[àʊɴ sʰáɴ sṵ tɕì]; born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese Social Democraticstateswoman, politician and president of the National League for Democracy (NLD) in Myanmar. In the 1990 general election, the NLD won 59% of the national votes and 81% (392 of 485) of the seats in Parliament. She had, however, already been detained under house arrest before the elections. She remained under house arrest in Burma for almost 15 of the 21 years from 20 July 1989 until her most recent release on 13 November 2010, becoming one of the world's most prominent political prisoners.
Suu Kyi's Myanmar After winning the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991 for her fight for democracy in Myanmar, Suu Kyi became a worldwide name ...Beyond Suu Kyi Thinzar Shunlei Yi, a prominent political activist in Myanmar, who was once dubbed as the 'the new Aung San Suu Kyi,' says her leadership today is not essential.
Until recently, Myanmar was little but a distant memory for Bawi Tin Par ... list of 4 itemslist 1 of 4Concerns raised over Myanmar’s ailing Aung San Suu Kyi ... Myanmar’s people living in Thailand handed a letter to the US Embassy urging Washington to do more to secure the release of political prisoners including elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi [File ... .
Australian academic Sean Turnell, a former economic adviser to Myanmar's ousted democratic leader Aung San Suu Kyi, recently spoke with VOA via Zoom about his experiences during his 650-day imprisonment in Myanmar's Insein prison after being arrested in the aftermath of the February 2021 military coup.
Myanmar’s military — the Tatmadaw — staged a coup d’état on February 1, 2021, detaining top government officials, including Aung San Suu Kyi and PresidentWin Myint. The military claimed that the election results were fraudulent, but independent observers have dismissed these claims ... For JURIST, coverage of the Myanmar coup is personal ... I surely do ... .
Bangkok, Sep 20 (EFE).- Kim Aris, son of ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, imprisoned since a military coup in February 2021, warned about a deterioration in her health on Wednesday ... Aris also denounced the isolation in which Suu Kyi was held ... Suu Kyi, who came to power in ...
The democratic government in exile of Myanmar has called on the United Nations to stop “collaborating” with the country’s military junta in multimillion-pound aid projects that potentially strengthen its brutal grip on power ... Suu Kyi is ill but junta is blocking care, says son ... HISTORY ... .
“By uniting together, we can maintain stability in the region for the favour of the people,” Indonesian military chief Margono Yudo told reporters on Batam island ...Myanmar has been ravaged by deadly violence since 2021, when the military deposed Aung San Suu Kyi’s government and launched a bloody crackdown on dissent ... Image. Section ... Section Agency.
The Myanmar junta announced this month that it had named a new ambassador to Pyongyang, five years after the now-deposed democratic government of Aung San Suu Kyi cooled relations ... Suu Kyi is ill but junta is blocking care, says son ... Suu Kyi’s son ...
That contrasts sharply with NLD ambitions of ousting military rule and reestablishing the democratic order in the whole country under now-detained former leader Aung San Suu Kyi ... Then there are issues with Suu Kyi and her fall from grace — unprecedented for a Nobel laureate — ...