I am currently reading Justin Wintle’s biography of Aung San Suu Kyi entitled ‘The Perfect Hostage’.
Aung San Suu Kyi has, of course, become an iconic figure in the struggle for democracy in
Her poise and dignity is reminiscent of that of Nelson Mandela. She was awarded the Nobel Peace prize in 1991 and has been opposing
In the 1960s she studied at
Their separation while he was in Oxford and she was in Burma, and the Burmese regimes callous and ruthless refusal to allow him an entry permit to Burma during his fatal illness, amply demonstrated the lack of humanity of the Burmese regime on an individual issue which has been amply demonstrated elsewhere across the board.
She has repeatedly rejected offers to free her if she will leave
She has discouraged tourists from visiting the country and entrepreneurs from investing in
Ultimately, no doubt,