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Western outcry over Suu Kyi case


Western governments have condemned the new charges brought against Burma's pro-democracy opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.

She faces trial on Monday for breaching the terms of her house arrest after an apparently uninvited visit by a US man.

International broadcasters are banned from Burma, but one BBC correspondent is in the country He must remain anonymous for his own safety.


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