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Aung San Suu Kyi delivers address to Houses of Parliament

Delivering a historic address to a joint session of both Houses of Parliament, Aung San Suu Kyi said she was seeking practical help to address the problems still besetting her country.

Aung San Suu Kyi speaking in Westminster hall

The Nobel peace laureate received a standing ovation from MPs and peers in a packed Westminster Hall, and said the key to reform was the establishment of a strong parliamentary institution.


Cameron announces investment in Burma

Welcoming Aung San Suu Kyi to Downing Street, David Cameron has highlighted three ways that Britain will help Burma:

We will invest in strengthening Burma's emerging democracy.

We must address the ethnic conflicts. We're investing £3 million in immediate peace building work.

We must build an economic future for all of Burma's people.

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