National League for Democracy
The country's leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and other senior politicians were detained in an early morning raid.
As a leading aid donor to Burma, it is right that we acknowledge and encourage the progress to date, but the Prime Minister and Foreign Secretary will be failing in their responsibilities if they are not frank about the clear shortcomings.
Aung San Suu Kyi will leave Burma for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century to visit Norway and Britain, after
Burmese pro-democracy opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has confirmed she will run for a seat in the country's parliament