Voices from Myanmar after the Election of Aung San Suu Kyi

Monday, April 02, 2012

Myanmar's newly-released opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi (R) waves to the crowd as she arrives at her National League for Democracy (NLD) headquarters in Yangon on November 14, 2010. (Soe Than WIN/AFP/Getty)

After years under house arrest, on Sunday pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi was elected to serve in the Myanmar parliament. Rachel Harvey from our partner the BBC reports from Myanmar, where she speaks with those celebrating the election results.

Produced by:

Rupert Allman

Contributors:

Rachel Harvey

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