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Obama to Welcome Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi for Talks on Sanctions

President Barack Obama will welcome democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi to the White House on Wednesday, a visit seen as another clear indication that she is Myanmar’s de facto civilian leader. Aung San Suu Kyi, who spent more than 20 years under house arrest in the country formerly known as Burma, will be making her first visit to the U.S. as state counselor and foreign minister — a position she assumed when the country's military-era constitution prevented her from becoming president...

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