Sunday, May 21, 2006

UN spins talks with Aung San Suu Kyi

The UN has visited Aung San Suu Kyi who has been under house arrest for desiring democracy. However, the
Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Ibrahim Gambari...but the U.N. statement offered no details on their talks. [continue reading]
Then they claim the UN has been the loudest voice to free Aung San Suu Kyi! I have never heard it.

She has spent the past 10 out of 17 years in and out of jail and house arrest in her home country of Myanmar. She is the president of the National League for Democracy. This party has been banned by the government. She was supposed to be freed over a year ago. So much for the UN's pressure...

Category: Burma and the UN.