Aung San Suu Kyi

Suu Kyi demands Burma's military recognises her election triumph

Ms Suu Kyi says she will be 'making all the decisions as the leader of the winning party', despite the constitution barring her from taking the presidency because her children are foreign nationals - a clause few doubt was inserted specifically to rule her out

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House of Commons Speaker, John Bercow, calls on Burma to allow Aung

John Bercow, House of Commons Speaker, has made a highly unusual intervention in a key foreign policy issue by appealing for Burma’s constitution to be amended to allow Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to run in elections for  the country’s presidency next year.