08 Jul '11, 5am

#Birmanie : A. S. Suu Kyi, figure de la dissidence birmane, teste sa liberté retrouvée au cours d'une tournée nationale.

#Birmanie : A. S. Suu Kyi, figure de la dissidence birmane, teste sa liberté retrouvée au cours d'une tournée nationale.

Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi (center) is held by her son Kim Aris (back) as she is greeted by supporters during a visit to a market in the ancient temple city of Bagan on July 7, 2011. -- PHOTO: AFP BAGAN (Myanmar) - DEMOCRACY icon Aung San Suu Kyi drew large crowds on a landmark trip to rural Myanmar that tested her freedom, but experts say the regime will tolerate her activities only up to a point. The Nobel Peace Prize winner was trailed by plain clothes police but allowed to travel unhindered as she avoided making public speeches on the low-key four-day excursion to the ancient city of Bagan and nearby villages. Observers warned that a full political tour, if it goes ahead, could still trigger a confrontation with the new army-backed government, which has issued stern warnings for Ms Suu Kyi to stay out of politics. 'The regime playing nice to her this time ...

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