Suu Kyi Meets With Myanmar President
It's her first meeting with U Thein Sein since joining parliament
By Mark Russell,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 13, 2012 4:25 AM CDT
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi delivers a speech to mark Martyr's Day at the headquarters of her National League for Democracy party in Yangon, Myanmar, last month.   (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

(Newser) – Burma's democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi huddled with the country's president for two hours yesterday in the first meeting between the two leaders since Suu Kyi was elected to parliament, reports CNN. Details of their talk were not released, although a government spokesman did say a range of issues was discussed. Suu Kyi had met with President U Thein Sein twice before, most recently in April.

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