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Myanmar Says Obama Congratulates President on 'Free and Fair' Vote

U.S. President Barack Obama has congratulated Myanmar President Thein Sein for his country's "historic free and fair elections," according to officials in Myanmar - also known as Burma. Obama communicated the message during a Wednesday phone call with his Myanmar counterpart, Information Minister Ye Htut said on his Facebook page Thursday. The White House has not released a statement on the phone call, but U.S. officials have previously called the Sunday vote a "step...

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