Aung San Suu Kyi supports decision to suspend sanctions

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.

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UK to suspend Burma sanctions

The Prime Minister has said that the UK will "suspend, but not lift" sanctions on Burma. He was speaking at a joint press conference with Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Rangoon.