Myanmar

  • Myanmar's Suu Kyi receives congressional medal

    9/19/12 6:07 PM Comment

    Lawmakers united by their respect of Myanmar democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday presented her with Congress' highest civilian honor in a ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda, ahead of a meeting with President Barack Obama.

  • Suu Kyi's US visit may ease sanctions on Myanmar

    9/17/12 1:18 PM Comment

    It's the latest milestone in Suu Kyi's remarkable journey from political prisoner to globe-trotting stateswoman.

  • Clinton to travel to Myanmar

    11/18/11 5:53 AM Comment

    President Barack Obama announced Friday that he will send Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Myanmar next month, the first official in her position to visit in more than 50 years.