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Shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander said he would support the lifting of sanctions against Burma.
Aung San Suu Ki said she was always prepared to "take calculated risks" in her political career.
Speaking at a joint conference with Prime Minister David Cameron she tentatively accepted an invitation from Prime Minister David Cameron to visit Britain. She said:
"Two years ago, I would have said thank you for the invitation but sorry. Now I am able to say perhaps. That is great progress."
The Prime Minister joined Aung San Suu Kyi in giving an address at the house where she was confined for many years:
The Prime Minister held a 15-minute meeting with the Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi earlier today:
Aung San Suu Kyi thanked Britain and other overseas governments for their support during a joint press conference with David Cameron:
She said she hoped she would be able to visit her former home town of Oxford at some point in the future.
Aung San Suu Kyi said at a joint press conference with the Prime Minister:
Aung San Suu Kyi has said she supports Mr Cameron's decision: "I support the suspending rather than the lifting of sanctions." She said that it would send a message to the Government that the work of reforming the political system is not complete.
The Prime Minister is giving a joint press conference with Aung San Suu Kyi. He said:
He also called on the Burmese Government to release more political prisoners.
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The Prime Minister said he would agree to a suspension of sanctions against Burma during a historic visit to the former colony
The democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi lived in the UK before becoming the head of the Burmese opposition movement.