from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Aung San Suu Kyi Born 1945. Burmese political leader who won the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize for her work promoting democracy in her country.
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I am very concerned that Aung San Suu Kyi has been taken into custody, along with other senior members of the National League for Democracy (NLD), and that the NLD’s headquarters have been closed.
As members would be aware, Burmese democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was convicted yesterday under the so-called Law Protecting the State Against the Dangers of Subversive Elements.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi has been in detention since May 2003 and has spent more than 11 of the past 18 years in detention.
I was very disturbed to hear of the violent attacks by hoodlums on a convoy of cars carrying Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and several other senior National