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Myanmar Remembers Independence Hero on Martyr's Day

The Myanmar public got a glimpse into one of the country's darkest moments on Sunday as visitors were given rare access to the compound where Aung San, the country's independence hero and father of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, was killed. Aung San has remained a powerful force in Myanmar's politics in the 68 years since his death. His image has been used not only by his daughter but also her apolitical rivals to give themselves legitimacy and gain popular support among...

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