7/14/2009

As a follow-up to his recent visit to Myanmar, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged the junta to hold free and fair elections in 2010 and to immediately release all political prisoner -- including democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi. Myanmar's representative to the UN, U Than Swe, released a statement saying the junta will process an amnesty grant for those political prisoners but gave no further details.

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