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Myanmar Minority Issue Looms Over Aung San Suu Kyi's Historic US Visit

Myanmar's State Councilor Aung San Suu Kyi is visiting the United States just days after former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan visited her country in an effort to ease tensions between the Buddhist and Muslim populations. Rights groups are urging the Burmese leader to do more to ease the plight of the country's 1 million or more Rohingya Muslims, who are not recognized as an official minority. Zlatica Hoke reports.

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