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Today News about Aung San Suu Kyi (18-5-2009)

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Security Tight as Burma’s Democracy Leader Goes On Trial

Voice of America

By Daniel Schearf In Burma, security is tight outside the prison where authorities have started legal proceedings against detained democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. The Nobel Peace Prize winner is facing up to five years in jail on charges that have

Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s democracy icon

Reuters – 

YANGON (Reuters) – Aung San Suu Kyi, who went from life in the English countryside to become one of the world’s most famous political prisoners, is an icon of Myanmar’s democracy struggle. Yet despite her steely determination in standing up to the

International diplomats refused entry to Aung San Suu Kyi trial

Times Online – 

A delegation of senior foreign diplomats, including Britain’s ambassador to Burma, was barred from the notorious Insein Prison this morning after attempting to observe the trial of the country’s democracy leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.

Suu Kyi denies violating Burmese regime

Myanmar News

Yangon (Myanmar), May 18 : Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to deny breaking the terms of her house arrest as imposed by the country’s military junta. Suu Kyi, 63, who has spent 13 of the last 19 years under house arrest, faces up to five

Aung San Suu Kyi facing court over uninvited guest

Myanmar News – 

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has gone on trial in the capital Rangoon over charges relating to a visitor at her house. She was charged with violating the rules of her house arrest when, earlier this month, a man from the United States

Aung San Suu Kyi on trial

BBC News – 

She is charged with breaching the terms of her house arrest, because of a visit by an American man who swam across a lake to her house earlier this month. A lawyer for Ms Suu Kyi says she will plead not guilty as the American, John Yettaw,

Asian leaders call for release of Aung San Suu Kyi

Radio Australia – 

The Governments of Japan, Indonesia and Malaysia have joined other world leaders in expressing their deep concern over new charges against Burma’s detained democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. The Nobel Peace Prize winner is facing five years in gaol on

FILE May 6, 2002. Aung San Suu Kyi Myanmar opposition leader surrounded by supporters in a massive… Expand

FILE May 6, 2002. Aung San Suu Kyi Myanmar opposition leader surrounded by supporters in a massive crowd as she arrives at her party headquarters. Myanmar’s military government on Thursday, May 14, 2009, planned to put the detained leader on trial in connection with the intrusion of an American who sneaked into her compound last week. Collapse

(David Longstreath, File/AP Photo)

Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s democracy icon

Reuters -YANGON (Reuters) – Aung San Suu Kyi, who went from life in the English countryside to become one of the world’s most famous political prisoners, is an icon of Myanmar’s democracy struggle.

International diplomats refused entry to Aung San Suu Kyi trial Times Online

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Myanmar Opposition Leader Suu Kyi Placed on Trial (Correct)

Bloomberg – 

By Daniel Ten Kate and Ed Johnson May 18 (Bloomberg) — Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi went on trial today accused of breaching her house arrest order as the junta moves to put her in jail before next year’s election, pro-democracy

Video:  Suu Kyi lawyer outlines charges – 18 May 09

Al Jazeera

Washington DC-based lawyer Jared Genser represents political prisoners, including Aung San Suu Kyi, in the United States.

Speaking to Al Jazeera’s Veronica Pedrosa, he explained some of the details of the Myanmar military government’s case against her.

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Written by Lwin Aung Soe

May 18, 2009 at 8:52 am

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