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Peter Popham

Peter is a foreign correspondent and feature writer with The Independent who has done long stretches in Japan, India and Italy.

Can Burmese democracy ever live up to its 50-year billing?

In the third of his series of reports, Peter Popham meets the young generation of Aung San Suu Kyi's government-in-waiting and discovers how their inexperience has left business leaders and foreign diplomats alike with a bad case of the jitters

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