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Timeline: Aung San Suu Kyi and Amnesty International

Headline Title:  Timeline: Aung San Suu Kyi and Amnesty International 15 June 2012 Aung San Suu Kyi, the prominent Burmese politician, human rights defender and former prisoner of conscience who spent some 15 years under house arrest in Myanmar, is currently visiting Europe.  This historic trip – which includes stops in Norway to accept the Nobel Peace Prize and Ireland to accept Amnesty International’s Ambassador of Conscience Award – is her first visit to Europe in more than two decades. The following timeline highlights the organization’s relationship with the Burmese activist…

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