Myanmar's Suu Kyi poised for historic debut in parliament




 
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi poised for historic debut in parliament
 
May 1st, 2012  
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Myanmar's Suu Kyi poised for historic debut in parliament
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar (Reuters) - Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is set to make her debut in parliament on Wednesday marking a historic development for the country and for the Nobel laureate who waged a two-decade struggle against military dictatorship. The 66-year-old Suu Kyi will take the oath at parliament in Naypyitaw, joining a political system making a transition to a fragile democracy in a country that wilted under 49 years of inept and oppressive army rule. ...




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