President Thein Sein

  • September 19, 2012  

    Aung San Suu Kyi has spent her political career in Myanmar advocating for true democratic governance in opposition to martial law and military government control. After years under house arrest, Suu Kyi made her first trip to the U.S. to meet with President Obama and receive the Congressional Gold Medal. Margaret Warner reports. Continue reading

  • September 19, 2012  

    Though significant steps have been taken, tensions remain between reform and hardline Burmese politicians. Margaret Warner talks to U.S. Campaign for Burma’s Jennifer Quigley and Open Society Foundation’s Maureen Aung-Thwin for more on what the U.S. role should be in encouraging Myanmar’s path to greater democracy. Continue reading