The West turned Aung San Suu Kyi into a saint. She was always going to disappoint

Credit: WorldNews- Published on December 14, 2019
Hong Kong (CNN)Few people have risen so high in the international imagination only to fall as dramatically as Aung San Suu Kyi. In 2013, after the Nobel Peace Prize laureate was released from house arrest in Myanmar, as the military regime gradually liberalized in the face of punishing international sanctions, Suu Kyi was hailed...
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Published on December 12, 2019 -  02:53
Myanmar leader urges World Court to drop genocide case
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi called on World Court judges on Thursday to dismiss an accusation of genocide against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority, saying its own justice system should be given the chance to work first. Lisa Bernhard has more.

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